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Home Flipping: Which DIY Projects Can Save the Most Money (and Which Pose the Most Danger)


[Updated: Nov 16, 2020 ] Dec 11, 2019 by Aly J. Yale

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Project DIY price Pro price  Savings
Tiling a roof $750 $9,800-$50,000 $9,050-$49,250
Install a kitchen backsplash $150 $300-$1,350 $150-$1,250
Install a kitchen sink $99 $200-$1,125 $101-$1,026
Install drywall $150 $300-$10,000 $150-$9,850
Create shelving units $50 $1,540-$5,000 $1,490-$4,950
Tile a shower $300 $1,580-$3,900 $1,280-$3,600

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