The average cost of having wood flooring installed in a typical 1,000 square foot home is around $8,000.00. However, some people choose to install wood floors only in some rooms. The most common rooms to receive this treatment are living rooms, dining rooms, and bedrooms for a total average of around 550 square feet.
Laminates cost between $1 and $5 a square foot, depending on the quality of the laminate and its finish. They cost around $2 a square foot to install, making the total cost for a laminate floor about $2 to $8 a foot installed. A 200 sq. ft. installation will run between $600 and $1,600.
The cost of ceramic varies widely based on which tile you choose, but won't be as affordable as laminate in most cases. Generally, you can get good laminate flooring for $2 per square foot or so (as of 2009).
Their cost runs from $1.50 to $5 per square foot, while laminate strips will cost from $1 to $5 per square foot, giving both floorings similar material costs. Installation of tile will cost an average of $5.75 per square foot , and installation of laminate will cost an average of $2 per square foot.
Hardwood Flooring Material Costs. Unlike some of the other options, there are numerous kinds of hardwood floors, all coming with their own price points. Given that materials play one of the two biggest roles in your hardwood floor installation cost (the other being labor), it pays to know exactly how much each type costs. ... Unlike tile or ...
Price For a quality product, expect to pay at least the following amounts per square foot for each type of flooring: $3.00 for carpet, $4.00 for laminate, $4.50 for tile, and $5.00 for hardwood. Installation Although it will be a big project, almost any do-it-yourselfer can install carpet or laminate if they take their time and follow directions.
In this side by side comparison, you can notice the slight variation of texture that shows that the left side is in fact tile, and the right is hardwood. Finally, faux wood tiles can be an affordable option for you. These tiles are typically more cost effective than traditional hardwood flooring.