Home & Garden cost guide

Tap Repair Cost

How much to repair a tap?

If you have a relatively new tap that is leaking or stiff it’s most likely the cartridge that needs replacing, if it’s an older tap it may be the washer seals either need tightening or replacing, both are relatively easy fixes.

User submitted prices

Below are prices submitted by WhatPrice users that they’ve paid or been quoted for actual tap repairs or replacements.

Job typeDescriptionPriceUnitsRegionUpdated

Tap repair

Called out emergency plumber to replace 2 taps which I already had he spent 2 hours on job then price doubled when he finished

£528

Hourly rateEast of England2024

Tap repair

Replacing washer on tap – kitchen sink plus call-out fee.

£78

Total priceSouth East2024

Tap repair

replaced worn washer on cold tap in kitchen tap now stopped dripping.

£60

Total priceNorth West2024

Tap repair

Repaired a dripping hot water tap, replaced washer and greased tap mechanisms inside.Now works like brand new.

£60

Total priceNorth East2024

Tap repair

outside tap leaking, tap replaced within hour, between Christmas and new year. not a bank holiday. classed as emergency by plumber.

£130

Total priceNorth West2024

Tap repair

1) Replace washers on two leaky kitchen taps 2) Reseal bathroom taps to repair under bath leak

£65

Total priceEast Midlands2024

Tap repair

A pair of tap revivers supplied and fitted to a sink which the hot and cold both had local isolation.

£90

Total priceNorth West2024

Tap repair

replaced two tap units and fitted one screwdown service valve just under the basin

£62

Total priceSouth East2024

Tap repair

replace ceramic quarter turn cartridge hot & cold

£85

Total priceSouth East2024

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