Cost to Install a Hands-free Kitchen Faucet

Cost to Install a Hands-free Kitchen Faucet

To install a hands-free faucet a contractor charges $615 vs. doing it yourself for $370. Learn what's involved and use your ZIP Code to adjust the cost.

National Average Improvement and Repair Cost
Hours Pro 2.2 Diy 3.5
Money Pro $615 Diy $370
Click to Adjust Cost to Your ZIP Code.
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 Cost to Install a Hands-free Kitchen Faucet

Cost to Install a Hands-free Kitchen Faucet

To install a hands-free faucet a contractor charges $615 vs. doing it yourself for $370. Learn what's involved and use your ZIP Code to adjust the cost.

National Average Improvement and Repair Cost
Hours Pro 2.2 Diy 3.5
Money Pro $615 Diy $370
Click to Adjust Cost to Your ZIP Code.
DIY Word of the Day
Dormer – architectural element of a house that projects from a sloping roof
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By Gene and Katie Hamilton

Avid cooks and anyone who uses the kitchen sink will appreciate the touch technology of a hands-free faucet. Just tap anywhere on the spout or handle with your hand, wrist or forearm and the flow of water starts or stops. No question that the faucet is convenient; it’s also a way to avoid cross contamination in the kitchen when you’re preparing chicken or meat and you want to wash your hands without touching other surfaces.

A Delta single handle pull-down kitchen faucet with Touch2O® Technology that sells for $370 is designed for do-it-yourself installation requiring only two adjustable wrenches and a Phillips screwdriver. You’ll also need a flashlight, eye protection and a bucket. A plumber will charge $615 for the installation, which includes the faucet and the labor.

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To install a hands-free kitchen faucet the cost data compares a contractor’s estimate with doing it yourself. Tweak the data by adding your ZIP Code to find a local cost.

Improvement and Repair Cost Updated 2019

The cost and time data is generated by averaging labor and material data from annually updated cost books used by contractors and refined by the authors' experience remodeling 13 houses. They are authors of 20 home improvement books and Do It Yourself or Not, a weekly column syndicated by Tribune Content Agency. The national cost can be adjusted by ZIP Code.


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