Updated: January 2015
|Water Heater Cost|
Non-discounted retail cost for common, mid-grade gas hot water heater.
|Water Heater Labor|
Direct labor expenses to replace hot water heater. Includes planning, job equipment and material acquisition, area preparation, setup and cleanup.
|Water Heater Job Materials and Supplies|
Cost of supplies that may be required to replace hot water heater including: connectors, fittings and mounting hardware.
|Water Heater Debris Disposal Costs|
Costs to load and haul away old materials and installation waste.
|Totals - Cost to Replace Hot Water Heater - 1 Heater||$856.27||$1,009.49|
|Average Cost Per Heater||$856.27||$1,009.49|
Looking for a fast, accurate estimate of the cost to Replace a Hot Water Heater? This FREE online calculator uses the latest material costs, unit productivity rates and region specific wages to create instant, no-obligation estimates for your Hot Water Heater Replacement project. For a basic 1 heater project in zip code 47474, the cost to Replace a Hot Water Heater averages $856.27 - $1,009.49 per heater - but costs in your area will vary. To estimate costs for your project:
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