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mikefuhr
05-29-2008, 09:50 PM
first off i wanna say great site, here is the scenario im gettin 10 yards of mulch dropped off i need to spread it do top soil dig three new beds and general lawn clean plus remove 4 wheel barrows of river rocks can some one give me a ball park estimate of what they would charge. thanks alot

Raven386
05-30-2008, 12:03 AM
you need to give more details.... "dig 3 new beds" what do you mean, edge them out or remove the existing grass,etc....

Firefighter337
05-30-2008, 12:06 AM
my pricing to spread mulch is: 1.5x's cost of materials + man hours to spread.

If my cost was 100 I charge 150.
If it takes me 3 hours to spread. I charge another 150.

So 200 profit.

10 yards around here is $250.

I would charge $600 installed.