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How Much Does a Kitchen Remodel Cost?

A kitchen remodel is one of the highest-ROI projects you can take on as an investor or homeowner. Use this guide to determine the best projects and materials for your budget.


[Updated: Jul 16, 2021 ] Mar 10, 2020 by Aly J. Yale

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TYPE OF FLOORING AVERAGE PROJECT COST COST PER SQUARE FOOT
Tile $500 - $2,000 $2 - $15
Cork $500 - $1,500 $3 - $12
Laminate $1,500 - $4,500 $0.70 - $2
Linoleum $800 - $2,500 $0.50 - $5
Stone $1,000 - $3,000 $6 - $20
Vinyl $1,000 - $1,500 $0.50 - $5
Wood $1,500 - $3,000 $0.50 - $6.50
Bamboo $600 - $1,000 $1.49 - $7.68
Marble $1,500 - $4,000 $10 - $20
Concrete $1,500 - $4,000 $2 - $8
Slate $1,500 - $3,000 $4 - $10
Terrazzo $4,000 - $15,000 $25 - $90
Carpet $759 - $2,534 $2 - $7
TYPE OF CABINET AVERAGE COST
Stock/pre-made cabinets $75 - $150 (per linear foot)
Semi-custom cabinets $100 - $1,000 (per linear foot)
Custom cabinets $500 - $1,500 (per linear foot)
Refacing existing cabinets $4,000 - $9,500 (per project)
Refinishing existing cabinets $1,500 - $4,000 (per project)
COUNTER MATERIAL AVERAGE COST PER PROJECT
Bamboo $2,000 - $3,000
Concrete $2,000 - $4,000
Laminate $800 - $1,600
Paper composite $2,500 - $6,000
Metal $3,000 - $6,000
Recycled glass $2,000 - $4,000
Stone $2,000 - $5,000
Granite $2,000 - $5,000
Soapstone $2,000 - $5,000
Formica $2,000 - $4,500
Marble $2,000 - $7,000
Quartz $1,500 - $4,000
Tile $800 - $2,000
Wood $1,000 - $5,000
TASK AVERAGE COST
Faucet installation $150 - $350
Sink installation $200 - $550
New pipe installation $1,100
Electrical work $50 - $100 per hour
Moving a gas line $250 - $800
Light fixture installation $177 - $328

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