SERVICE RATES & ESTIMATED LABOR CHARGES

Service rates are as follows:

$45.00 service call and then $90.00 per hour. After After the first hour we bill in 30 min. incriments plus the cost of parts and/or equipment.

Example a 1 hour call for a sewer stoppage would be:
$45 for the initial show up charge + $90 for the hour of time on the job. Minimum Total $135.00 plus machine and/or parts charge

We are always overtime after 5 p.m. M-F. Saturday and Sundays overtime rates are $135 per hour. $45 service call fee + $135 for the first hour and then 67.50 per 30 minutes after that plus material and/or equipment charges.

Example the same 1 hour sewer stoppage call after hours:

 $45 for arrival+ $135 for the first 60 min. on site + $67.50 for additional 30 min. on  the job. Minimum Total $180.00 plus machine and/or material charge

Absolute Plumbing is always closed for business on Thanksgiving, Christmas eve and day, and easter so that our employees may share these holidays un-interupted with their families.

All other holidays such as labor day, memorial day and the 4th of July are overtime labor rates.


Estimated Labor Charges ( all cost are fo rnormal working hours):

Kitchen

 

Remove and/or replace garbage disposal  1hr to 1.5 hr    Flat Rate
  Disposal - Standard 1/3 hp Badger I   $ 275.00
  Disposal - Heavy Duty ½ hp Badger 5   $ 300.00
       
Remove and replace kitchen sink

2hr to 3hr

 

$180 - $240

New stop   $ 10.25
  Supply line   $ 15.00
  Basket strainer   $ 20.00
  P-trap   $ 12.50
       

 

 

Remove and install dishwasher 1 to 1.5 hr

 $90 - $135

  3/8" Supply tubing   $ 26.00
  Air gap fitting   $ 15.50
  Drain hose and clamps   $ 18.00
       
Toilet Repairs

 

 

Replace  Fill Valve   .5hr to 1 hr  $45 - $90
  Fluidmaster Fill Valve   $ 18.95
  New stop   $ 10.25
  Supply line   $ 18.00
       

 

 

Replace flapper .5 hr  $45
  Flapper   $  7.50
       

 

 

Rebuild tank to bowl  1  to 1.5 hr  $90 - 135
  Rebuild kit   $ 27.50
  New stop   $ 10.25
  Supply line   $ 15.00
       

 

 

Remove and reset toilet 1.5 - 2 hr $135 - $200
  Closet bolt set   $ 8.50
  Wax ring   $ 6.50
  New stop   $ 10.25
  Supply line   $ 18.00
       
Faucet Installation

 

 

Remove and replace faucet 1 to 2 hr  $90 - $180
  New stop   $ 10.25
  Supply line   $ 15.00
       
Faucet Rebuild

 

 

Replace stem and/or cartridge 1hr to 1.5hr  
  Rebuild Kit - depends on manufacturer   $ 18.00 to $ 40.00
  New Cartridge - depends on manufacturer   $ 12.00 to $ 65.00
  If homeowner knows faucet is a Moen they can call 1-800-buy-MOEN for free
replacement parts. They will only ship to homeowner.
       

 

 

Replace handles  .5 to 1hr  
  New handle price varies by manufacturer   $ 10.00 to $ 40.00
       
Tub/Shower

 

 

Install new valve  1.75hr to 2.5hr  
  Copper fittings - assorted   $ 35.00
  Copper pipe     $ 35.00
       

 

 

Replace stem or cartridge 1hr to 1.75 hr  
  Stem - price varies   $ 18.50 to $ 55.00
  Cartridge - price varies   $ 37.50 to $ 85.00
  If homeowner knows faucet is a Moen they can call 1-800-buy-MOEN for free
replacement parts. They will only ship to homeowner.
       

 

 

Replace shower head .5 to .75 hr  
  Standard shower head   $ 32.50
       

 

 

Replace tub spout   .5 to 1 hr  
  Tub spout w/diverter   $ 20.00+
       

 

 

Replace tub waste & overflow w/trim 1hr to 2 hr  
  Trim kit chrome   $ 45.00
  Trim kit brass   $ 65.00
       
  Replace valve trim .5 to 1hr   
  Shower Pan Test    $ 150.00
       
Hose Bibb or Outside Faucet

 

 

Replace hose bibb .75 to 1.5 hr  
  Hose bibb w/vacuum breaker   $ 25.00
  Hose Bibb only   $ 15.00
       

 

 

Replace frost proof hose bibb  1 to 2hr  
  4" Frost proof   $ 50.00
  6" Frost proof   $ 63.00
       

Angle stops and Shut off valves

 

  Replace angle stop .5 to .75 hr  
  Angle stop   $ 10.25
       

Water heater installation

 

  50 Gallon gas or electric   $1350.00
  40 Gallon gas or electric   $1300.00
 

Installs include Water Heater ( A.O. Smith)Water supply flex lines, Gas Flex line, Gas Dirt Leg, Permits, Labor, and any misc. Fittings

 

   
  Provide & install drain pan ( run drain line  up to 15ft)   $105.00
  Provide & install platform   $150.00
  WAGGS valve   $325.00
   Floodmaster Leak Prevention   $ 275.00
  **Highland Village - Expansion Tank Required - Add   $125.00
  **Double Oak - Add   $100.00
       
 

Install only of Customer Furnished Tank

Includes: Labor, Copper Supply lines, Gas Supply Line, Permit, and Misc. Fittings

**No warranty on tank

  $  $725.00
     
       
Gas Line Pressure Test   $ 325.00
  Includes test & permit only, leak repairs additional    
       
Gas Line Installation   $ 23.00/ft
  Generally $22.00 per foot - up to 1" - digging & installation - Minimum Charge $595.00    
  **$4.00/ft increase for 1" through 2" pipe    
  No obstructions/No warranty for underground lines not clearly marked    
       
  Just gas piping up to 1"& appliance hook up - Minimum Charge $475.00   $ 17.00/ft
  **$4.00/ft increase for 1" through 2" pipe    
       
Condensate Line Cleaning
  No issues found   $ 165.00
  Incorrect piping or installation repairs - Hourly Rate + Flat Charge    
       
Slab Leaks
  Single hole penetration - Ballpark amount   starts at $ 2,675.00
     Includes - location,permit, repair, engineer report, cover up, and concrete pour back    
  Multiple hole penetration - Ballpark amount   starts at $ 3,600.00
 

   Includes - location, permit, repair, engineer report, cover up, and concrete pour back

   
 
 
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