1" Blueboard Foam Insulation for a Concrete Slab


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Insulation Perimeter Slab Insulation


Installation cost for 1" thick waterproof foam insulation, installed around a slab perimeter

Unit Size

One square foot of horizontal insulated area

Labor Costs

We figure that an unskilled worker can install about 77 square feet of insulation board per hour

Material Costs

One 4x8 sheet covers 32 square feet, minus an 8% waste factor

hard COnstruction Cost, Typical

$.73 per square foot

Suggested Quantity

Goldenseal calculates the foundation insulation area from other foundation measurements

NOTE-- This unit cost is for installation of 1" thick waterproof insulation board. For other thicknesses, you can use the per inch unit cost, which can apply to any thickness of insulation

Source of Construction Pricing

Based on job cost accounting from a couple of remodeling projects done by Turtle Creek Construction

Places Included

Architect Starter File, Construction Starter File, Developer Starter File



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