Tile & Grout Repair Cost
There is almost nothing that adds shine to a home like a beautiful tile floor or backsplash. A good tile job is generally somewhat costly, and it should be looked at and treated like a long-term investment. Unfortunately, even the most well-maintained tile can become dingy or cracked with time, and these repairs can be as costly as they are complicated.
National Repair Tile & Grout Costs
Cost data is based on actual project costs as reported by ImproveNet members.
We are still gathering data for this location.Try changing location below or
choose another project
Average reported costbased on 2092 cost profiles
Most homeowners spent between:
- Homeowners visit ImproveNet.com to find a top-rated pro to complete their home improvement project or repair.
- Once their projects are completed, the members log in to their accounts and complete a short cost survey.
- After compiling and organizing the data we report it back to you.
See specific cost in your area
Enter your zip code to get started
First and foremost, the damage must be assessed before a cost can be determined. If the job is on the simpler side, tile maintenance can be relatively inexpensive – as little as a couple hundred dollars or less. For instance, if a small bathroom needed re-grouting, this is a service that involves less material and more labor. Fortunately, a few hours should complete the job – again, a price of $100 to $150 is very reasonable. A larger tiled floor will naturally increase the price, but not by a large amount. For something like a full apartment, expect to pay in the area of $400 to $600. The size of the individual tiles may also affect pricing to some degree.
Repairing broken tiles is a whole different situation. Although it is generally not difficult to purchase matching replacement tile, there are many more labor variables involved in the process. The extent of costs depends on the number of broken tiles, their proximity to each other as well as the quality of the tile job itself. For example, labor costs would be cheaper for five broken tiles touching each other than two different scattered tiles.
Whoever is doing the repair must ensure that the concrete holding the tile down is level with existing tiles, in addition to maintaining the existing pattern. The more complex this is, the more the repair will cost. To repair tile, expect a figure ranging from a couple hundred dollars to near, or in excess of, $1,000.
Last updated on Mar 31, 2016
Top Articles on Repair Tile & Grout
6 Ways Mosaic Tile Will Make Your Small Bath Look Big
Mosaic tile is more versatile than you may think. See six examples of how mosaic tile will effortlessly make your small bath look big and effortlessly liven it up.Read More →
Best Ways To Clean Tile Floors & Grout
Keeping up with your daily tasks, such as picking up the kids, meeting work deadlines and cooking dinner, who has time to clean? Fortunately, certain cleaning tactics work better than others when it comes to cleaning tile floors.Read More →
Bold Tile Design Ideas For Your Kitchen
Tile is one material homeowners can’t live without. Expand the possibilities & your imagination for kitchen tile design in your home with these bold ideas.Read More →