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Why hire a zipper repair and replacement service through Airtasker?

Whether you have a last-minute trip or find a broken zip as you’re dressing up for an event, it may seem impossible to find a quick fix. Skip the endless searching for last-minute zipper repair and replacement services. We’ll save you time sorting through reliable zipper experts near you. Simply put up a task, and get free quotes in minutes from nearby zipper repair and replacement services.

Airtasker connects you with a range of zipper repair services to suit your needs. From replacing an entire zip on a jacket or repairing a zipper pull, Taskers are here to help! Whatever zipper repair you need doing, we’ll connect you with trusted zipper experts in your location.

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Top Zipper Repair and Replacement related questions

Velcro is a good alternative for zippers. Replacing a zipper with velcro offers many benefits, such as great holding power and easy access when you’re in a hurry. Velcro is also easy to sew onto clothing and bags. Furthermore, velcro is washable and easy to keep clean. Many Taskers on our platform offer this type of zipper replacement.

Zipper repair is only doable in some situations. A sewist can repair a zipper if the teeth have come off the very top or very bottom of the zipper. But you’ll need a zipper replacement if some teeth are missing in the middle of the zipper.

Yes, partial zipper replacement is possible if a zipper pull breaks or the slider simply wears out. In such cases, a sewist can replace the zipper slider and the stop that prevents sliding. With this simple fix, your zipper could work again like brand new.

You or your Tasker can provide the materials needed for zipper repair or replacement. Your seamstress may have spare zippers on-hand, or they can run to the store to buy the materials you need. Whatever the details of your task, tell us how we can help!

Your Tasker can repair or replace your zipper within minutes or a few hours. Lead times may vary depending on your Tasker’s availability and proximity to your location. Our platform helps you find zipper repair services near you, so you can get the task done as soon as possible. If you’re not in a rush, you can wait a few days to gather more offers and find the most suitable person for the job.

Yes, our platform can also connect you with sewists and dressmakers who repair clothing and alter garments that don’t fit. Taskers can even handle related tasks, such as ironing clothes and dry-cleaning dresses.  

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What do zipper repair and replacement services include?

Broken zippers on jackets, dresses, and other clothing can be a hassle. But with zipper repair and replacement services, you can have your garment fixed up in no time. Aside from clothing, Taskers can fix or replace broken zips on bags, suitcases, and even upholstery. Simply put up a task on Airtasker to find zipper repair services near you.


Have your jacket zipper repaired right at your home or office, or have a Tasker collect your items for and deliver your fixed garments. Just put up a detailed task (photo attachments optional), so Taskers can assess the damage. A zipper expert would know whether it is your zipper pull or slider that needs replacing. Then, they can bring over the right tools and parts for your zipper needs. Here’s a list of zipper repair and replacement services you can avail on our platform. 


Clothing zipper repair

Clothes may experience faster wear and tear than other items, especially if you have a set of go-to outfits. Zipper experts can replace your jacket zipper in a jiffy. What’s more, Taskers offer all types of zip repair, from coat zipper repair to zipper replacement for trousers. After getting your zipper repaired, you may also have a Tasker dry-clean your newly repaired jacket or iron your suits. Then take closet organisation to the next level with a professional organiser.  


Bag zip repair and replacement

Bags not only carry your personal items or important documents; they may have sentimental value, too! Whether your bag was a gift, an heirloom, or simply something you worked hard to buy, it can be extremely disappointing when the zipper breaks. Find a zipper specialist near you to repair your bag zip at any time of the day. We may even help you find same-day zip repair so that you can use your bag again in no time.


Suitcase zipper repair 

It can be a huge inconvenience when a suitcase zipper suddenly breaks while you’re on a work trip or holiday. Fortunately, Airtasker can help you find nearby zipper replacement services. Simply tell us what you need, and a Tasker near you can come to your location and fix up your zip. 


Upholstery zipper repair 

Repairs for high-quality upholstery can get quite expensive. Furthermore, it would be a waste to discard upholstery once a zipper breaks. Find affordable and trusted upholstery zipper repair services on our platform. We can connect you to zipper specialists who can repair zippers on pillow covers, couch cushions, and seat covers. 


They may even help you out with more uncommon items, such as canvas tent zips. Once your zips are repaired, you may have a Tasker vacuum your sofa or steam-clean your mattress

Recent Zipper Repair and Replacement tasks

A new zipper on my jacket.


Vail, CO 81657, USA

Dec 2nd 2023

The zipper on the front broke. It no longer zips up and down - Due date: Before Monday, December 4, 2023

Repair zipper on winter jacket


Mamaroneck, NY 10543, USA

Nov 28th 2023

I have a Kanuk winter jacket from synthetic down with a broken Zipper. Likely need to replace the entire zipper as a few of the grooves on the zipper were ripped off. - Due date: Before Friday, December 1, 2023

Zipper replaced in mens shorts


Santa Ana, CA 92703, USA

Nov 16th 2023

The zipper broke in a pair of mens black denim shorts & I need it replaced - Due date: Flexible

Fix the zipper on my jeans


San Jose, CA 95138, USA

Nov 11th 2023

The zipper in my jeans ripped and now I can't zip it up properly - Due date: Flexible

Fix the zipper on my dress


Chicago, IL 60614, USA

Sep 5th 2023

I need the zipper fixed on my dress - Due date: Flexible

Replace coat zipper


Northampton, MA 01060, USA

Aug 21st 2023

Need a zipper replaced on a llbean winter jacket - Due date: Flexible

Hairline ripped out zipper from London fog suitcase


Easton, CT 06612, USA

Aug 10th 2023

Zipper needs to be sewn back into the suitcase fabric. - Due date: Flexible

Add zipper to a bag


Norman, OK 73026, USA

Jul 11th 2023

12”x18” Travel bag made of man made (plastic like) soft material. I’d like have an 18” durable zipper that opens jacket-style added. - Due date: Before Monday, July 24, 2023

Zipper for cushions


Crofton, MD 21114, USA

Jul 3rd 2023

I have cushions that need zipper repair - Due date: Flexible

Fox zipper on cushion


Cypress, CA 90630, USA

Jun 28th 2023

Zipper broken cushion moves when we lean on it - Due date: Flexible

Replace metal zippers on men’s cargo shorts


Sun City, CA 92586, USA

Jun 23rd 2023

Zippers are broken on several pairs of men’s cargo shorts - Due date: Flexible

The pull & bottom right stab are missing - medium duty jacket zipper


Lutz, FL 33558, USA

Jun 14th 2023

The lower right stab and the pull are gone. The zipper is on a men's medium duty water repellent jacket. The zipper either needs to be repaired or replaced. - Due date: Flexible

Need zipper replaced motorcycle jacket


China Grove, NC 28023, USA

Jun 7th 2023

Zipper missing teeth. Motorcycle jacket. - Due date: Before Tuesday, July 25, 2023

A new zipper sewn onto a leather jacket


Clifton, VA 20124, USA

May 31st 2023

I don't believe the zipper can be repaired (it is a plastic zipper). I would like a new metal zipper sewn onto my leather jacket - Due date: Flexible

Zipper replaced in formal dress


Commerce Charter Township, MI 48382, USA

May 23rd 2023

Zipper in dress sticking Need replaced - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, May 24, 2023

Change a zipper to a corset back on a chiffon dress


Trabuco Canyon, CA 92679, USA

May 18th 2023

I ordered a chiffon dress but it fits tight in the torso. I'd like to change it to a corset back to allow for adjustment as needed - Due date: Flexible

I need to repair / replace a zipper on a pair of pants


Colorado Springs, CO 80906, USA

May 16th 2023

I need a zipper on a pair of men's dress pants repaired / replaced. - Due date: Flexible

Replace 25inch zipper mens jacket


Biddeford, ME 04005, USA

May 8th 2023

replace 25inch zipper on men's jacket - Due date: Flexible

Prom dress: shorten straps, front slit, take in waist/zipper, shorten


Williamsville, NY 14221, USA

May 2nd 2023

Need spaghetti straps about 1" shorter, make front slit about 2" bigger, hem (has a small train) and the back near the zipper is too big - Due date: Before Friday, June 9, 2023

Jacket zipper repair


Oxnard, CA 93030, USA

Apr 26th 2023

Need zipper replacement on jacket - Due date: Flexible