how much does Concrete Cost?

This page will help you understand the costs associated with having concrete work done at your project.

Knowing how much concrete cost per cubic yard is only a small part of the total cost of concrete.

Some examples I'll have below are:

  • What does concrete stamping cost?
  • What does concrete staining cost?
  • What does a concrete countertop cost?
  • What does pouring a concrete floor cost?

If you're in the beginning stages of comparing concrete prices between contractors or just want a ballpark idea to what some concrete work may cost, then this page will help you with that.

Below, I'll help you show you what it cost to do some of the types of concrete work I install for customers.

Also, I'll give you my up to date concrete price list from one of the ready-mix concrete suppliers purchase concrete from.


One of the most difficult things for a homeowner, builder, or business owner to estimate is the cost of concrete for their particular project.

For the most part, where I live (Maine), the actual price of concrete is only a couple dollars per yard different between the multiple redi-mix concrete company's that I purchase concrete from.

See my current price list for a cubic yard of concrete.

The biggest difference in cost when estimating the price of a concrete project is usually the labor cost to install the concrete.

Below, I've listed many of the concrete applications that I do. Go ahead and check out each page for specific concrete prices for each project.

In this example I'm showing you one of my actual bills I get from the concrete company.

Here's a bill from my ready mix concrete company.

I break down an example of what I pay for concrete.
What is the cost of concrete?

Here's what goes into generating an estimate for a concrete patio.

How much does a concrete patio cost?

This is the basic cost of installing a concrete floor inside a foundation.

How much does it cost to pour a concrete floor?

I break down what it cost to install a monolithic concrete slab.

How much does a concrete slab cost?

Thinking of staining your concrete floor?

How much does it cost to stain a concrete floor?

Find out the cost for different sizes of concrete shed slabs.

How much does a concrete slab cost for a shed?

Look at what it cost for this size garage slab

How much does a 30' x 30' concrete slab cost?

This is what it cost to do stamped concrete.

How much does concrete stamping cost?

Take a look at what it cost to have a concrete driveway installed.

How much does a concrete driveway cost?

See how much money you need to have concrete countertops in your house.

How much does a concrete countertop cost?

Are you thinking of having polished concrete floors?

How much does polished concrete cost?

Does adding a color to concrete add to the cost, find out here.

How much does colored concrete cost?

Some basic prices for different decorative concrete applications.

How much does decorative concrete cost?

Thinking of doing your own concrete driveway?

What it might cost to diy your concrete driveway

Use my concrete prices as a guideline, I have been doing concrete work for over 40 years and supporting my family with this business. I charge fair rates and give my customers the best service I know how.

Understand that concrete contractor's prices will vary considerably for the same service, compare and get at least 3 quotes.

Go and look at some of the work they have done, talk to their customers, happy customers usually means a good contractor.

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