View Full Version : I need some help

08-31-2004, 06:22 PM
I was wondering how much do you guys charge to rip out 3689 ft of irrigation pipe and then install the same amount of pipe elaswhere

08-31-2004, 06:26 PM
Never had to rip out what is there. We have installed new systems and just left the existing pipe there. But not 3700 feet of pipe. Is this a commercial job?

Sorry, no ideas from me.

08-31-2004, 07:00 PM
No big residential job. 9 zones with four heads per zone

08-31-2004, 07:17 PM
Just use new pipe as it will last longer and not be compromised like the old pipe. Plus it will save on labor.

08-31-2004, 07:22 PM
So are you saying to leave the old pipe in place? But they want the old pipe out because it causes drainage problems, and a retaining wall will be put on the same strip as the old pipe

09-04-2004, 10:12 AM
I do not think the old pipe will really cause any problems. I would charge them an hourly rate for removing the old pipe and then just bid a totally nex system as you normally would, minus whatever components you will be re using