Services - Cost Comparison - Tile vs. Other Materials

Product - Wall Installed Cost Useable lifespan Maintenance/Year Replacement Cost 40 Yr. Cost Total Cost/Year
Ceramic Tile $5.21 Life $0.18 NONE $12.41 $0.31
Painted Plaster $4.15 5 years $0.21 $0.61 $17.43 $0.44
Marble $23.05 Life $0.18 NONE $30.25 $0.76
Wallpaper, Fabric $4.90 7 years $0.50 $2.10 $36.90 $0.92
Product - Floor Installed Cost Useable lifespan Maintenance/Year Replacement Cost 40 Yr. Cost Total Cost/Year
Ceramic Tile $6.19 Life $1.22 NONE $54.99 $1.39
Marble $15.85 Life $0.29 NONE $21.45 $0.88
Granite $14.41 Life $0.17 NONE $19.72 $0.72
Carpet $1.93 10 years $1.53 $2.24 $74.09 $1.80
Vinyl, Waxfree $2.72 9 years $1.39 $3.43 $73.56 $1.84