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Carter Lumber Project Estimates for Homeowners

Are you looking into renovating, replacing or building new? Find the accurate materials estimates from Carter Lumber with our various DIY cost estimators. Each of our calculators are easy to use, and give you a customized estimate on your project. Just plug in your dimensions, product choices and a few other details and we will do the rest. With a construction project estimator you can have a great idea of what your budget can buy.

To get an estimate, please click the links below:


Kitchen Estimates

Start your renovation by quoting your dream kitchen with us.



Door Estimates

Get price estimates for the perfect door, inside or outside your house.



Window Estimates

Request estimates for one window or windows for your whole house.


Two big parts of the planning for any home improvement project are estimating the materials you’ll need as well as the project’s cost. Let our estimating experts help you with that. We offer a number of ways for you to estimate your project online and in our store.

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Ways to Get an Estimate

Online Estimates

If you’re kicking around the idea of tackling a project, our online estimators are a great place to start. These tools allow you to input some of your project’s specific details and receive an accurate estimate for the cost of the materials you will require. We offer estimators for Pole Barns, Garages, Decks, Roofing and Kitchens. Click here to view all custom estimates.

Already have a materials list? We can give you a price on those items with any of our website quote forms. Your materials list will be sent directly to your local store who will price your items and contact you with a quote.


Even with basic plans many of our stores are able to produce take-offs and estimates for your next project. We also route estimates to our dedicated estimating department in our corporate office. Our estimating department is capable of producing complete materials lists and and assembly reports for each phase of construction on large projects.

Our years of experience estimating projects means we can properly estimate a wide variety of building projects:

  • Commercial
  • Residential
  • Agricultural
  • Custom Millwork
  • I-Joist
  • Engineered Wood Products
  • Wall Panels
  • Trusses