How Much Does Cabinet Installation Cost
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How Much Does Cabinet Installation Cost?

How Much Does Cabinet Installation Cost

How Much Does Cabinet Installation Cost? Cabinet installation costs about $4,925 with average prices of cabinet installation ranging from $2,900 to $6,950 in the US for 2020, according to The average cost per linear ft for total cabinet installation is about $265 with average prices ranging from $150 per linear ft to $380 per linear ft.

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How Much Does it Cost To Install Cabinets?

Nothing defines the very persona of a bathroom or kitchen than the cabinetry. it can also have a large impact on the value of your home as it is often the first area that appears outdated. Not to mention they also perform the vital task of storage therefore helping to keep you organized.

$3,560 is the average project cost for the installation of 6 cabinets in a standard kitchen measuring 200 square foot.

Cabinet Installation Cost Per Linear Foot

According CabinetsByDesign, the average cabinet installation cost per linear foot is about $850 with average prices ranging from $500 to $1,200 in the US for 2020. Their article states, “It costs anywhere from $12,500 to $30,000 to install custom kitchen cabinets for a kitchen with 25 linear feet of cabinetry.”

Cost Breakdown

  • Kitchen Cabinets: Basic grade wood cabinets that re non-discounted retail cost can be sourced at wholesale for $200-$250 per cabinet. IKEA cabinets or medium grade wood can cost between $300-$500 per cabinet.
  • Labor: The direct labor for the installation of kitchen cabinetry includes: area preparation, set up and clean up and of course prior to that, planning. For this, you can usually expect a charge between $35-$65 from professional cabinet installers. You can estimate the time talking to install cabinets as 1.35 hours per cabinet according to IKEA. Using this formula, it would cost between $260-$480 and take around 7.5 hours to install 6 cabinets.
  • Supplies and Materials: Supplies and basic materials to install cabinetry include surface preparation, finishing materials, fasteners and connectors costing $25-$30.

Enhancement and Improvement Costs

  • Opt for a style upgrade of adding custom hardware and you can expect to pay between $2 and $29 per drawer pull and cabinet.
  • The installation of cabinet uppers can help to maximize space in a small kitchen. Despite cabinet uppers sometimes causing the costs of installation and cabinetry to double, they also double the value and the storage of the cabinet upgrade.
  • For an additional $9 per hinge you can have soft close hinges installed.

Additional Costs And Considerations

  • If you are only having cabinet lowers installed, you can add open shelving to the walls to provide a low cost solution to accommodate additional storage. $50-$70 is the typical price for floating shelves.
  • The cost of disposal and removal of old cabinets typically costs in the range of $320-$800


Thinking about installing new cabinets in Mesa, Arizona. MK Remodeling offers professional and affordable cabinet installation services in many areas of the Phoenix, Arizona valley.

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