When a shower faucet starts to leak, spurt erratically or run dry, it likely needs repair. Fixing a shower faucet can help lower the cost of utility bills and ensures that showers are much more enjoyable.
|What you can expect|
|Range per faucet:||$181.01||$217.52|
|Range for this type of project:||$181||$218|
Basic Labor for Shower Faucet Repair
Labor costs for thorough repair under standard conditions. Water supply will be shut off. Adjustments and repairs to faucet will be implemented as needed, and water supply will be turned on to verify leak-free operation. Up to $20 in parts will be included.
Job Supplies for Shower Faucet Repair
Standard supplies and materials used in the repair process, such as connectors, fittings, and mounting hardware.
|cost to repair a shower faucet|
|National Avg. Materials Cost per faucet||$26.74|
|National Avg. Cost (labor and materials) for 1 faucet||$196.07|
|National Cost Range (labor and materials) for 1 faucet||$178.11 - $214.03|
A malfunctioning shower head doesn't necessarily require a replacement. These are some of the more common signs of a faulty shower faucet, and they can typically be repaired.
The cost of repairing the faucet can vary widely depending on a few factors, including professional labor rates and the cost of job supplies. Possible replacement parts include connectors, fittings and other mounting hardware.
A professional has the experience and knowledge to accurately determine why the shower faucet is having problems and what parts need to be replaced. During the process, the water supply is usually shut off, and adjustments and repairs to the faucet are performed based on the diagnosed problem. Professionals have specialized tools that help them make repairs quickly and can often save the homeowner from having to replace the entire faucet.