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Cost of Home Joinery and Carpentry

In this page you’ll find the indicative cost of home joinery and carpentry taken from our larger renovations projects. The prices are exclusive of VAT. Typically, a joinery company will be VAT-registered, in which case you will need to apply VAT at the prevailing rate.

If you are more interested in alcove units and cabinetry, we have a separate page on bespoke furniture which may be more appropriate.


edwardian bay with pleated blinds


Draughtproof a sash window – £280
Supply and fit a double-glazed sash window – £900
Supply and fit a casement window – £875
Replace an original sash window – £900
Supply and fit a hardwood cill – £120
Replace sash cords – £242 per window

Floor Preparation

Fit ply to small bathroom floor ready for vinyl tiles – £275
Fit ply to large bathroom floor ready for vinyl tiles – £450

striped bedroom carpet in one of our bedrooms

Fit ply to a medium sized bedroom floor ready for carpets – £200; this is useful for leveling out the floor but it also stops dirt from being sucked through the floorboards during vacuuming.

Skirtings and Picture Rails

bedroom decoration

Skirtings – supply, fit and paint – 12 linear metres – £500
Picture rail – supply and fit to bedroom wall- £150
Picture rail – supply, fit and decorate – £400

striped stair carpet
Dado rail – supply and fit in Edwardian hall and up stairs – £300 + VAT

airy kitchen

French Doors – with 2 side lights – supply and fit – £3500 + VAT

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Folding-Sliding doors and windows complete – supply and fit – £6800 + VAT

Prices for the doors exclude any construction work. Separately we’ve provided a page showing indicative prices for larger projects.


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Creating general storage cupboards with shelves – £600 (small) – £900 (large)

attic bedroom storage

Create alcove storage with shelves and push catch doors – £1100 + VAT

Oak steps


To design and fit solid oak steps with supporting frame beneath and pig’s ear handrail – £1600 + VAT

Other joinery and carpentry

Replace handrail, spindles, newel post etc in standard UK 30s house over one flight of stairs plus one landing – £2000

Re-hand a door – £100 – £200
Make and fit a timber shelf – £80
Make and fit a small window cill – £65
Create new loft opening and fit new ladder – £1000

Bespoke joinery

Prices for more bespoke items such as alcove units, shelving and cabinetry can be found on our page entitled cost of bespoke furniture.


For more general pricing information read our page on property renovation costs.