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Square foot price for drywall and finishing

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Posted by: from Waterdown
4/13/2018 at 6:57:55 PM

I would like to know the best square foot price for the gta for 1)drywall boarding 2)taping and sanding? including materials such as corner beads, plaster, and tape.

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Mark from CMJ Renovations in Oakville
Date/Time4/13/2018 at 11:18:45 PM

The price various based on difficulty and number of sheets, you can pay from $1.55 on the low end to $2.00 per sqft on the high end

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Date/Time4/14/2018 at 12:17:00 AM

Regular taping price is 0.5-0.7 cents per sq/f for labor (depend on corners quantity) for labor.

Drywall boarding is 0.3-0.6 per sq/f for labor

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Date/Time4/14/2018 at 8:49:16 AM

$1.50 to $2.00 sqft

To board and tape

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Date/Time4/14/2018 at 4:04:33 PM

Hi Matthew

Most of the answers are $2/sq.ft..

We prefer a level 5 smooth finish and wet sanding to eliminate joint rolling.

This is time consuming and depending what level you want we quote $2.50 to $4.50 per square foot.

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Cornel from Steopan Remodeling in Coquitlam
Date/Time4/15/2018 at 10:55:57 AM

Hey Matthew, Price from 2 $ to 5 $ Square foot.

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Date/Time4/15/2018 at 11:18:59 AM

It's very difficult to give a per foot price without knowing all the information. Ceiling heights, fire rating, texture finishes, total square footage all factor into calculating price. For a ballpark you can bet on at least $2-$5 per sq foot of wall and ceiling area to be finished. Anyone quoting less than $2 a sq foot you're probably going to be less than impressed with the quality of work.

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