Derek Stegelman

Basement Finishing: Final Cost

  • Stud Boards for Framing - $475
  • Nails/Hardware for Framing - $100
  • All electrical supplies (Gang boxes, fixtures, wiring, breakers, switches, and outlets) - $200
  • Dry wall (sub-contracted) $1800
  • Permit - $400
  • HVAC - $10
  • Insulation and Fireblock foam - $150
  • Trim/Finishing boards - $200
  • FLooring $800

Some things to note. I didn't have to buy any tools beecause I either had them, or my father in law (who helped a LOT) had them. Additionaly, there were some supplies (extra insulation, tin) that he had leftover that isn't being counted, however that amount is fairly insignificant.