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How Much Does It Cost To Install Wall Paneling?

Typical range: $1,298-$1,964

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For your project in zip code 20149 with these options, the cost to install wall paneling starts at $4.33-$6.55 per square foot. Your actual price will depend on job size, conditions, finish options you choose.

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Standard ServicesQuantityLowHigh
What you can expect
Range per square foot:$4.33$6.55
Range for this type of project:$1,298$1,964
Estimate: $1,631
Paneling Cost
320
square feet
$504$721
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Cost of residential-grade, solid unfinished wood tongue-and-groove paneling for nail-down installation. Sized in 3/4"x6" sections, up to 16' length. Rate is inclusive of local delivery, as well as standard excess for perfect installation and occasional repairs.
Paneling Labor, Basic
10
hours
$665$1,079
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Labor cost, under typical conditions, for complete installation. Seaming will be laid out, and wall panels measured, fit, and secured. One outlet or receptacle opening included per 80 SF. Trim and base molding will incur separate fee. Rate is inclusive of all aspects of the project, such as thorough planning, acquisition of equipment and material, preparation and protection of project site, and meticulous cleanup.
Paneling Job Supplies
320
square feet
$74$84
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Requisite supplies for the job, including fasteners, connectors, and materials for surface preparation and finishing.
Paneling Equipment Allowance
1
job
$55$80
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Daily rental of specialty equipment for maximum quality and efficiency. These include pneumatic-finish nailer, 10" miter saw, electric jigsaw, 3" belt sander, and 3-1/4" electric planer. Consumable equipment elements not included.
Paneling Debris Disposal
300
square feet
$54$61
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Optional Services
Option: Remove Paneling
2
hours
$41$261
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Standard services
Paneling Cost
$504 -$721
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320
square feet
Cost of residential-grade, solid unfinished wood tongue-and-groove paneling for nail-down installation. Sized in 3/4"x6" sections, up to 16' length. Rate is inclusive of local delivery, as well as standard excess for perfect installation and occasional repairs.
Paneling Labor, Basic
$665 -$1,079
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10
hours
Labor cost, under typical conditions, for complete installation. Seaming will be laid out, and wall panels measured, fit, and secured. One outlet or receptacle opening included per 80 SF. Trim and base molding will incur separate fee. Rate is inclusive of all aspects of the project, such as thorough planning, acquisition of equipment and material, preparation and protection of project site, and meticulous cleanup.
Paneling Job Supplies
$74 -$84
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320
square feet
Requisite supplies for the job, including fasteners, connectors, and materials for surface preparation and finishing.
Paneling Equipment Allowance
$55 -$80
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1
job
Daily rental of specialty equipment for maximum quality and efficiency. These include pneumatic-finish nailer, 10" miter saw, electric jigsaw, 3" belt sander, and 3-1/4" electric planer. Consumable equipment elements not included.
Paneling Debris Disposal
$54 -$61
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300
square feet
Optional Services
Option: Remove Paneling
$41 -$261
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2
hours
What you can expect
Range per square foot:
$4 - $7
Range for this type of project:
$1,298 - $1,964
Estimate:
$1,631
Cost Comparison
YOUR ESTIMATE
$1,631

NATIONAL AVERAGE RANGE
$1,277 -$1,932
YOUR ESTIMATE

Install Wall Paneling: national average cost

The national average materials cost to install wall paneling is $1.88 per square foot, with a range between $1.55 to $2.21. The total price for labor and materials per square foot is $5.35, coming in between $4.26 to $6.44. A typical 300 square foot project costs $1,604.64, with a range of $1,277.23 to $1,932.05. Your actual price will depend on your location, job size, conditions and finish options you choose.
cost to install wall paneling
National Avg. Materials Cost per square foot$1.88
National Avg. Cost (labor and materials) for 300 square foot$1,604.64
National Cost Range (labor and materials) for 300 square foot$1,277.23 - $1,932.05
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