Cost to Install Travertine Flooring
Below our travertine stone installation cost for 2014 calculator allows you
to change variables & figure.
Includes all labor, materials and supplies needed for laying the stone based
on entered square footage. Results are approximations based on installs for travertine
floor tile in the United States. Total cost sums exclude any taxes charged
for both materials and labor amounts.
Options for Installing Travertine Flooring:
1 The diagonal is laid at 45 degrees while straight is parallel with
the walls. Note that large travertine is often set on the angle on the floor.
2 This is the length times width (inches) divided by 144.
Inclusions and Exclusions
Included is the install of the travertine to be set overtop a concrete slab,
in either a straight or diagonal pattern on the horizontal floor
surface. This exludes any removal of the existing floor.
A simple decorative travertine border may be part of the completed floor.
Custom borders or inlays are excluded.
Labor, Materials and Supplies notes:
The labor component charged to the project only.
Includes all labor necessary for the completion of project
from prepping the floor, cleaning the concrete, and removal and replacement
of any baseboard moulding, making the proposed layout of the pattern and
then setting travertine tile in a centered fashion among the room. Includes supplying & applying
adhesives like thinset mortar mix and mortar base such as if required by larger tiles; applying
back buttering techniques where called for.
Tools and supplies accounted for include occasional replacement diamond
blades for wet tile saw, and manual tile cutters and nippers. Includes the placement
of spacers that are normally 1/8" to 1/2" although many tile setters do not opt for these.
Taking measures at protecting existing flooring, and final cleanup and disposal of waste is allocated within these amounts.
Grade of supplies and materials are intercompatible and rated at moderate and above.
Amounts for the labor portion per specific geographic locales may fluctuate based on given zip code.