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Rick, General Contractor
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I was just asking how much it should cost a customer [per

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I was just asking how much it should cost a customer [per square Foot] when hiring contractors to build a Deck.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Rick replied 2 years ago.

There is no fixed/standard per sq ft cost. Cost depends on site conditions, are stairs involved and the biggest variable the railing and balustrade cost can vary significantly. If you give me some idea what you want and where you live I can ballpark it for you.