Cost of Retaining Walls Block

Don’t let your remodeling budget go over-board by hidden surprises – understand what the average installed costs for Retaining Walls Block is in your zip code by using our handy calculator. If you’re looking for 2017 breakdown for Cost of Retaining Walls Block materials and what installation cost might be, you’ve come to the right place.

As an experienced licensed home improvement contractor, I know first hand what it should cost for various levels — from Basic, Better, and of course the best. The Retaining Walls Block estimator will provide you with up to date pricing for your area. Simply enter your zip code and the square footage, next click update and you will see a breakdown on what it should cost to have Retaining Walls Block installed onto your home

Example: a 10 x 10 area = 100 square feet.

Retaining Walls Block CostsZip Code Sq. ft.
BasicBetterBest
Retaining Walls Block – Material Prices$52.50 – $55.00$57.50 – $60.00$62.50 – $65.00
Retaining Walls Block – Installation Cost$162.50 – $187.50$200.00 – $237.50$262.50 – $275.00
Retaining Walls Block – Total$215.00 – $242.50$257.50 – $297.50$325.00 – $340.00
Retaining Walls Block – Total Average Cost per square foot$0.92$1.11$1.33

  • Cost can add up quickly, especially if you’re a novice and have never attempted a Retaining Walls Block installation before. I would strongly recommend you hire a licensed and Insured Retaining Walls Block contractor to perform the installation for you.
  • Be sure to have a copy of the Retaining Walls Block Manufacturer’s recommended installation requirements before starting, to make sure your project doesn’t end up costing you more money in the long-run.

Retaining Walls Block – Pricing and Installation Cost Checklist

  • Get at least 3-5 estimates before hiring a Retaining Walls Block contractor — estimates are typically free, unless it’s a service call for a repair.
  • Expect the Retaining Walls Block prices to fluctuate between various companies – each and every company have different operation expenses and over-head.
  • Try to get prices in late Fall, early winter – you should expect aggressive pricing discounts by waiting for a contractor’s down season.
  • Try to budget and additional 7-15% more on top of what our calculator gives out for Retaining Walls Block costs.
  • Visit every supply house that sell your particular brand of Retaining Walls Block and try to negotiate a better price with each supplier – I save on average 20%.
  • Remember, there are multiple styled homes in the U.S – from: Contemporary, colonial, cape-cod style, ranch, bungalow, victorian, etc. So keep that in mind and try to budget a little more, before starting your Retaining Walls Block project.

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