2017 Vinyl flooring cost calculator
Computed parameters 
Project summary 

Total area^{5} 
Sq. Ft. 
Amount of vinyl flooring to purchase^{6} 
Sq. Ft. 
Estimated time to complete the project^{7} 

Estimated expenses 

Materials cost^{8} 
$ 
Labor cost^{9} 
$ 
Total cost to get vinyl floors installed^{10} 
$ 

Cost comparison 


DIY installation cost 
vs 
Cost to hire a contractor 
$ 
$ 
DIY savings 
$ 


Input parameters:
All numbers should be entered as real numbers which are bigger than 0 (zero) for specific value or equal to zero for no value parameters.
^{1} W – width of vinyl flooring installation area in feet. Inches values should be entered as real number means 3 inches = 0.25 feet; 6” = 0.5’; 9” = 0.75’ and so on.
^{2} L – length of vinyl flooring installation area in feet. Input real numbers only.
Vinyl flooring cost calculator computes project size, average completion time, and total vinyl floors installation expenses of up to three rectangular and one triangular area at a time.
^{3} Cost of materials per square foot is an actual amount spent on purchasing one square foot of flooring plus all supplies necessary for performing vinyl floors installation project.
^{4} Labor cost is a contractor’s fee to get vinyl floors installed per square foot.
Computed parameters:
^{5} Total area is actual surface area where vinyl flooring has to be installed. Total area in square feet is rounded to the nearest whole bigger number.
^{6} Amount of vinyl flooring to buy is an actual amount of flooring necessary to purchase for performing vinyl flooring installation project. Computed number includes typical waste factor.
^{7} Time to complete the project is an approximate number of days necessary for an experienced crew to perform basic vinyl flooring installation. Small flooring installation projects which normally should be done in a few hours are still one day task regardless exact number of hours spent on a job site.
^{8} Total cost of materials is an expense for purchasing flooring plus all supplies to perform vinyl floors installation depending on project size. Cost of vinyl flooring accounts extras for a waste.
^{9} Labor cost is a total charge to complete vinyl floors installation.
^{10} Total cost to get vinyl flooring installed is a gross amount homeowners should expect to pay for vinyl floor installation based on project square footage, actual vinyl flooring price per square foot, cost of labor and additional materials expenses.
Cost comparison gives an idea what you can expect to save in case of completing vinyl floor installation as a do it yourself project.
Vinyl floors calculator is for a general purpose only. Every home improvement project is unique, and labor charges and fees might vary depending on work complexity. Only local flooring installer is able to price the work after analyzing its difficulty. In addition, vinyl flooring prices greatly vary, and for computing correct cost all input numbers must be actual and exact. 