Cost of Trash Compactors

Item Buy Qty Low High
Material start qty $748.67 $1006.95
Labor start qty $212.33 $345.45
Supplies, Tools $22.55 $26.08
Total   $983.55 $1378.48


   features > Basic Popular Advanced
Enamel 1 0 0
Stainless 0 0 0

Appliance Grade Basic - contractor grade

Labor Type Vendor supplied

Job Complexity Direct fit replacement

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Trash Compactors - Pricing and Installation Cost Notes

Homewyse cost estimates are approximate ranges for basic work in typical conditions. The estimates should only be used for preliminary planning. Homewyse estimates are NOT substitutes for quotes from qualified vendors. Homewyse strongly recommends that you contact reputable professionals for an accurate assessment of work required and costs for your project - before making any decisions or commitments.

  • Labor tasks - Connect appliance to existing utility connections behind appliance. Secure appliance to cabinetry with mounting hardware and verify operation.
  • The homewyse cost estimates include all typical costs for removal and disposal of existing compactor, fittings and components needed to connect, secure and properly operate and maintain the compactor.
  • The homewyse Trash Compactor cost estimates do not include costs for repairs to, replacement of, or new installation of electrical supply system; modifications to cabinetry or flooring for built-in installation.
  • Higher priced Trash Compactors may include features/attributes that include improved compaction, designer finish options and more effective odor control system.
  • Trash Compactor installation costs are commonly quoted from a standard rate and can be estimated/quoted by the service professional after measurement and visual inspection at the job site.
  • To maximize the payback of your Trash Compactor investment, use materials and installation quality appropriate for your home and neighborhood - but be careful not to over improve. Less expensive alternatives to Trash Compactors may provide a better return on investment.
  • Save on material costs by shopping online or by choosing discontinued, odd lot, remnant or incorrectly ordered items from your retailer.

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