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Old 04-11-2005, 09:41 PM
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spreading topsoil

I need to give a price for spreading 20 yds of dirt. I need to move it from the driveway to the backyard which is 30 to 40 yards away I will be using wheel barrows. Iam figuring $300 to buy the dirt and Iam not sure what to charge per yard to spread it.



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Old 04-11-2005, 09:43 PM
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I charge $45-$50 per yard to install.
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Old 04-11-2005, 10:03 PM
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If you can (or if you want to save some time) rent a Toro Dingo. I rented one last spring for $90/day to move 60 yards of topsoil on a job and it worked great! It didn't tear up the grass at all (as long as you are careful). I did the entire job in less than 1 day.
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