Jacking and Leveling Cost
Construction Item Description
Construction unit cost for jacking and leveling floors in an older building.
One square foot of floor area.
We figure about 1 carpenter hour per 100 square feet of floor area, plus 1 unskilled hour for every 120 square feet of flooring.
The cost includes one adjustable floor jack (lally post) for every 166 square feet of area, plus one foot of 4x4 posts for every 20 square feet of area.
No suggested quantity. Type in the area of framing that requires leveling.
Source of Construction Pricing
Based on crew timing and job costing data from several rehab projects done by Turtle Creek Construction.
Architect Starter File, Construction Starter File, Framing Starter File.
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