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upsondown
05-12-2004, 09:43 AM
Hey fella's: I'd be curious to know if you guys would share with the forum what you charge per yard for installing mulch? Also would be curious what you guys are paying per yard for your mulch. We're paying $12.50 a yard for damn good stuff.
Dave

Team Gopher
05-12-2004, 06:48 PM
Hi upsondown,

While you are waiting for more replies here is a post (http://server2.lawnsite.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=67583)that dealt with mulch price.

LawnScapers of Dayton
05-12-2004, 10:18 PM
$66 per yard installed.

EagleLandscape
05-12-2004, 10:25 PM
Good lord dmontgomery, do you buy it by the 3 cu ft bag or something???

Although that is my price for homes around here because it's so much easy to tote around a bunch of bags and dump them wherever needed...

But how do you buy your mulch?

upsondown
05-13-2004, 07:23 AM
I was kind of wondering where we were fitting in with the other guys on this forum. We're paying $12.50 a yard - we charge $18.00 a yard for the mulch - and $6.00 a yard delivery charge to the site. Then we get $50.00 per yeard for installing - that is - with minimum prep work required. Extra prep requires extra time = more money. We offer 3 types of mulch - 2 of which are dyed. So far we have jobs running our of our ying yang.
Dave

EagleLandscape
05-15-2004, 01:18 AM
This was an interesting day. Took me about 2 hours to lay all this mulch down. Oh well, I always overbid on purpose so I get left over stuff for my house. I ended up with like 10 bags extra outta 60 bags.

CHEVYCRAIG
06-05-2004, 10:42 PM
$55.00 per yard costs me 18.23 per as long as it not a long haul with a wheel barrel.