Cost of Slate Countertops

Don’t let your remodeling budget go over-board by hidden surprises – understand what the average installed costs for Slate Countertops is in your zip code by using our handy calculator. If you’re looking for 2019 breakdown for Cost of Slate Countertops 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 Slate Countertops calculator 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 Slate Countertops installed onto your home

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

Slate Countertops CostsZip Code Sq. ft.
Slate Countertops – Material Prices$489.00 – $554.00$556.50 – $589.00$633.50 – $691.50
Slate Countertops – Installation Cost$62.50 – $63.50$65.00 – $76.50$78.00 – $80.00
Slate Countertops – Total$551.50 – $617.50$621.50 – $665.50$711.50 – $771.50
Slate Countertops – Total Average Cost per square foot$58.45$64.35$74.15

Slate Countertops – Pricing and Installation Cost Checklist

  • Expect the Slate Countertops prices to fluctuate between various Slate Countertop 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 Slate Countertops costs.
  • Visit every supply house that sell your particular brand of Slate Countertops and try to negotiate a better price with each supplier – I save on average 20%.
  • Installing Slate Countertops isn’t an easy task to perform and can leave you with a sore back. You might find it more cost effective to hire a Kitchen Slate Countertops company or a General contractor to perform the work for you. Slate Countertops, or General contracting companies will most always get better prices on Slate Countertops than a general consumer would — hire a professional and save your back and additional costs of Slate Countertops, so shop around, ask your neighbors if they can recommend someone.

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