March 2018 MMPR Repairs and Upgrades How Much will they Cost Download Our Cost Guide
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March 2018 MMPR: Repairs and Upgrades, How Much will they Cost? Download Our Cost Guide

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During the process of buying or selling a home, your clients often learn about recommended or required repairs and upgrades. This can happen as a result of the home inspection, or you may make suggestions based on knowledge of your market and comparable homes. Of course, the first thing homeowners want to know is, “How much will that cost?”

Pillar To Post is pleased to offer our popular Residential Construction and Remodeling Estimates cost guide, which provides estimated cost ranges for repair and/or replacement of the major systems and components in a home. It also includes general guidelines for the life expectancies of those systems. This information can help your clients make informed decisions when they’re considering home repairs or improvements and is valued by buyers and sellers alike. Below is just a sampling of our list of estimated costs for hundreds of repairs/upgrades.


Hardwood Floor Refinish
$3-$6 / sq ft
Carpet – Clean
$125 / room
Ceramic Tile
$6-$11 / sq ft


Kitchen Counter – Laminate
$45 / lin ft
Kitchen Counter – Marble
$80 / lin ft

Security System

Alarm System
Alarm Monitoring
$35 / month


Pressure Treated
$15-$30 /sq ft
Custom Designed & Built
$55-$80 / sq ft


$800 and up
Casement – Replace
$50 / sq ft

These estimates reflect the average basic costs for supplies and installation of building materials in the United States and Canada. Costs may vary depending on regions, upgrades, complexity, and disposal fees.

For complimentary copies of our Residential Construction and Remodeling Estimates cost guide, please contact your local Pillar To Post office, or download here.