Cost to Install a Shelf Grab Bar

Cost to Install a Shelf Grab Bar

What's the cost of a shelf grab bar?A handyman charges $136 to install a shelf grab bar vs. doing it yourself for $65. Enter your ZIP Code and adjust the cost for where you live.

National Average Improvement and Repair Cost
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Money Pro $136 DIY $65
Per Unit Cost
Per Unit Cost $136 Total Cost



By Gene and Katie Hamilton

A grab bar is a safety device that should be in every bathtub and shower stall to provide safe footing on the slippery surfaces in a bathroom. It gives a helping hand to anyone at any age or physical condition who requires assistance. Add a shelf to that safety feature and it’s a winning combination for a bathroom accessory that will be well used and appreciated. You’ll find them sold In a variety of styles and finishes such as brushed nickel, chrome and bronze sold at home centers and kitchen and bath retailers. The best choice is a shelf grab bar with a secured mount design that installs on any wall stud at any angle to assure its installation will be sound and stable.

Here's a link to Moen's shelf grab bars where you'll find more information and installation instructions called product specifications Moen Shelf Grab Bars.

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A handyman will install a shelf grab bar for $136 which includes the labor and material. You can buy the accessory for $65 and install it yourself, assuming you have carpentry tools and experience.

Improvement and Repair Cost Updated 2019

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