Cost to Repair Cabinets

Updated: December 2016

Cabinet Repair Cost CalculatorZip Code
Cabinets
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Cabinet Labor, Basic 
Basic labor to repair cabinets with favorable site conditions. Remove cabinet. Repair or replace hinges. Install and adjust for level and flush. Includes repair hardware of up to $10 per door. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
1 cabinet$0.00$0.00
Cabinet Job Supplies 
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to repair cabinets including: fasteners, connectors, surface preparation and finishing materials.
1 cabinet$0.00$0.00
Cabinet Equipment Allowance
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: pneumatic finish nailer, 10" miter saw, electric jigsaw, 3" belt sander, 3 1/4" electric planer.
1 cabinet$0.00$0.00
 Unused Minimum Labor
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
   
Totals - Cost To Repair Cabinets   
Average Cost per Cabinet  

Get an INSTANT, detailed estimate of the cost to Repair Cabinets! Our free calculator uses up-to-date, trusted data to estimate typical subcontractor costs for a Cabinet Repair project. For a basic 1 cabinet project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Repair Cabinets ranges between $250 - $379 per cabinet.

To estimate costs for your project:

1. Set Project Zip Code Enter the Zip Code for the location where labor is hired and materials purchased.

2. Specify Project Size Enter the number of "items" required for the project.

3. Re-calculate Click the "Update" button.


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Cost to Repair Cabinets - 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 Cabinet Repair, 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 Cabinet Repair 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 Cabinet Repair. 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 Repair Cabinets - References

Cabinet Repair - Average Cost Per Cabinet

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 Cabinet Repair costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.


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