Cost to Install a Tub Faucet

Updated: December 2016

Tub Faucet Installation Cost CalculatorZip Code
Faucets
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Tub Faucet Cost 
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Single handle tub and shower faucet. Pressure balance valve - anti scald. Lever handle, shower head, spout and faceplate with durable chrome finish. 10 yr limited warranty.
1 faucet$148.41$325.27
Tub Faucet Labor, Basic 
Basic labor to install tub faucet with favorable site conditions. Assemble, place and secure faucet. Connect supply lines between existing shut off valves and faucet. Leak and flow test. Wall surface demolition and restoration if needed is extra. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
1 faucet$148.41$325.27
Tub Faucet Job Supplies 
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install tub faucet including: connectors, fittings and mounting hardware.
1 faucet$148.41$325.27
Tub Faucet Equipment Allowance
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: pipe cutting and threading, tubing cutter, brazing kit and pipe wrenches.
1 faucet$148.41$325.27
Option: Remove Bathtub Faucet
Detach from adjacent surfaces and components. Remove from home and dispose of legally.
1 faucet$148.41$325.27
Tub 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 Tub Faucet   
Average Cost per Faucet  

Get an INSTANT, detailed estimate of the cost to Install a Tub Faucet! Our free calculator uses up-to-date, trusted data to estimate typical subcontractor costs for a Tub Faucet Installation project. For a basic 1 faucet project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Install a Tub Faucet ranges between $453 - $714 per faucet.

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Cost to Install a Tub 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!

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 Tub 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 Tub 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 Tub 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 Tub Faucet - References

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


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