Updated: July 2017
|Hot Water Heater Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to repair hot water heater with favorable site conditions. Inspect operation of temperature control system. Adjust, repair or replace the thermostat or valve. Includes up to $25 in parts. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Unused Minimum Labor|
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
|Totals - Cost To Repair Hot Water Heater|
|Average Cost per Heater|
For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 1 heater, the cost to Repair a Hot Water Heater starts at $174 - $211 per heater. Because job specific configurations and options will result in significantly different costs, homewyse uses industry-standard algorithms and professionally screened cost data to create estimates customized to the specific options of YOUR hot water heater repair project. Unlike websites with vendor aggregated costs - which lack details for comparison and verification - homewyse delivers greater accuracy and relevancy, for estimates of cost, material and time to repair a hot water heater.
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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.
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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 Hot Water Heater Repair costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.
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