Cost to Install a Asphalt Shingle Roof

January 2022

Ashpalt Shingle Roofing Installation CalculatorZip Code
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Asphalt Shingle Roof Cost 
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Asphalt composition shingle. 2.2 lbs per SF. UL Class A fire resistance and 110 mph wind resistance. 30 yr warranty. Quantity includes typical waste overage, material for repair and local delivery.
134 square feet$123.07$175.58
Ashpalt Shingle Roofing Installation Labor, Basic 
Basic labor to install asphalt shingle roof with favorable site conditions. Install drip edge/eave trim, and valley flashing. Install roofing paper / membrane. Layout, fabricate, overlap and secure asphalt shingles per manufacturer instructions. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
134 square feet$123.07$175.58
Ashpalt Shingle Roofing Installation Job Supplies 
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install asphalt shingle roof including: fasteners, underlayment, drip edges, sealant and basic flashing.
134 square feet$123.07$175.58
Ashpalt Shingle Roofing Installation Equipment Allowance
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: Roof jacks, pneumatic roofing nailer, shingle cutting tools. Daily rental. Consumables extra.
134 square feet$123.07$175.58
Option: Tear Off Roof
Remove existing roofing material, roof paper, vent jacks and flashing, and gutters if needed. Sweep area clean of all nails / staples.
134 square feet$123.07$175.58
Asphalt Shingle Roof Debris Disposal
Costs to load and haul away old materials, installation waste and associated debris.
134 square feet0.218531250.24859375
 Unused Minimum Labor
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
   
Totals - Cost To Install Asphalt Shingle Roof   
Average Cost per Square Foot  
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For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 125 square feet, the cost to Install a Asphalt Shingle Roof starts at $3.75 - $4.92 per square foot*. Actual costs will depend on job size, conditions, and options.

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Cost to Install a Asphalt Shingle Roof - Notes and General Information

These estimates are for BASIC work performed in serviceable conditions by qualified trade professionals using MID GRADE materials. Work not mentioned on this page and/or work using master craftsman, premium materials and project supervision will result in HIGHER COSTS! Explore the full range of asphalt shingle roof new installation labor options and material prices here.

These estimates are NOT substitutes for written quotes from trade professionals. Homewyse strongly recommends that you contact reputable professionals for accurate assessments of work required and costs for your project - before making any decisions or commitments.

The cost estimate includes:

  • Costs for local material / equipment delivery to and service provider transportation to and from the job site.
  • Costs to prepare the worksite for Ashpalt Shingle Roofing Installation, including costs to protect existing structure(s), finishes, materials and components.
  • Labor setup time, mobilization time and minimum hourly charges that are commonly included for small Ashpalt Shingle Roofing Installation jobs.

The cost estimate does NOT include:

  • Costs for removing, relocating, repairing, or modifying existing framing, surfacing, HVAC, electrical, and plumbing systems - or bringing those systems into compliance with current building codes.
  • Costs for testing and remediation of hazardous materials (asbestos, lead, etc.).
  • General contractor overhead and markup for organizing and supervising the Ashpalt Shingle Roofing Installation. Add 13% to 22% to the total cost above if a general contractor will supervise this project.
  • Sales tax on materials and supplies.
  • Permit or inspection fees (or portion thereof) required by your local building department for your overall project.

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