Updated: March 2018
|Water Softener Cost |
Non-discounted retail pricing for: 20,000 grain city water softener. 8 gallons per minute. 17 minute regeneration time. 3 year limited warranty.
|Water Softener Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to install water softener with favorable site conditions. Mount unit. Install water supply line t connector with shutoff valve and drain connection. Connect to existing power and water source. Verify operation. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Water Softener Job Supplies |
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install water softener including: connectors, fittings and mounting hardware.
|Water Softener 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. Daily rental. Consumables extra.
|Option: Remove Appliances|
Detach from adjacent surfaces and components. Break into haul able pieces. Remove from home and dispose of legally.
|Water Softener Debris Disposal|
Costs to load and haul away old materials, installation waste and associated debris.
|Unused Minimum Labor|
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
|Totals - Cost To Install Water Softener|
|Average Cost per Softener|
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For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 1 softener, the cost to Install a Water Softener starts at $762 - $957 per softener. Actual costs will depend on job size, conditions, size options.
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