Cost to Install a Shower Faucet

Updated: December 2016

Shower Faucet Installation Cost CalculatorZip Code
Faucets
Item detailsQtyLow  High
Shower Faucet Cost 
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Spot resistant brushed nickel 1 handle shower head and faucet. Pressure balanced for uniform flow and temperature. Limited lifetime warranty.
1 faucet$147.27$350.88
Shower Faucet Labor, Basic 
Basic labor to install shower faucet with favorable site conditions. Assemble, place and secure faucet. Connect supply lines between existing shut off valves and faucet. Leak and flow test. Any surface demolition, structural modifications and restoration if needed is extra. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
1 faucet$147.27$350.88
Shower Faucet Job Supplies 
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install shower faucet including: connectors, fittings and mounting hardware.
1 faucet$147.27$350.88
Option: Remove Bathroom Faucet
Detach from adjacent surfaces and components. Remove from home and dispose of legally.
1 faucet$147.27$350.88
Shower Faucet Debris Disposal
Costs to load and haul away old materials, installation waste and associated debris.
1 faucet2.36252.6875
 Unused Minimum Labor
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
   
Totals - Cost To Install Shower Faucet   
Average Cost per Faucet  

Get an INSTANT, detailed estimate of the cost to Install a Shower Faucet! Our free calculator uses up-to-date, trusted data to estimate typical subcontractor costs for a Shower Faucet Installation project. For a basic 1 faucet project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Install a Shower Faucet ranges between $428 - $691 per faucet.

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Cost to Install a Shower Faucet - Notes and General Information

These estimates are for BASIC work performed in serviceable conditions by qualified trade professionals using MID GRADE materials. Work not mentioned on this page and/or work using master craftsman, premium materials and project supervision will result in HIGHER COSTS! Explore the full range of shower faucet new installation labor options and material prices here.

These estimates are NOT substitutes for written quotes from trade professionals. Homewyse strongly recommends that you contact reputable professionals for accurate assessments of work required and costs for your project - before making any decisions or commitments.

The cost estimate includes:

  • Costs for local material / equipment delivery to and service provider transportation to and from the job site.
  • Costs to prepare the worksite for Shower Faucet Installation, including costs to protect existing structure(s), finishes, materials and components.
  • Costs for job cleanup and debris removal at project completion.
  • Labor setup time, mobilization time and minimum hourly charges that are commonly included for small Shower Faucet Installation jobs.

The cost estimate does NOT include:

  • Costs for removing, relocating, repairing, or modifying existing framing, surfacing, HVAC, electrical, and plumbing systems - or bringing those systems into compliance with current building codes.
  • Costs for testing and remediation of hazardous materials (asbestos, lead, etc).
  • General contractor overhead and markup for organizing and supervising the Shower Faucet Installation. Add 15% to 23% to the total cost above if a general contractor will supervise this project.
  • Sales tax on materials and supplies.
  • Permit or inspection fees (or portion thereof) required by your local building department for your overall project.

Cost to Install a Shower Faucet - References

Shower Faucet Installation - Average Cost Per Faucet

Expect to pay in the higher end of the price range for a licensed, insured and reputable pro - and for complex or rush projects.

To lower Shower Faucet Installation costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.


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