Fertilizer Application Pricing-Per Square Foot

Discussion in 'Fertilizer Application' started by Wolfie's L&L, Sep 16, 2004.

  1. Wolfie's L&L

    Wolfie's L&L LawnSite Member
    Posts: 211

    I am hoping to get my appilcation license here in the near future, and I was wondering what you guys charge per square foot to put down the product. I was told by one of my friends that he charges $3.00/sq ft plus material cost.

    Also, do you guys add anything on for man-hours or traveling time too?

    Thanks for your help!

  2. SodKing

    SodKing LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,648

    Try $5.50 to 7.00 per foot.
  3. equipment_lister

    equipment_lister LawnSite Member
    Posts: 31

    $3.00/sqft???? So if you have a 60'x120' lot 7200sqftx3.00=$21,600 is this per application? yearly or lifetime?
  4. LwnmwrMan22

    LwnmwrMan22 LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,372

    You got your decimal point in the wrong place, or a typo.

    .004 / sqft / chemical, or $4.00 / 1000 sqft.
  5. Wolfie's L&L

    Wolfie's L&L LawnSite Member
    Posts: 211

    OK, now that I figured out some numbers-that does seem kind of high. What do you guys normally charge per square foot? I'm just trying to get a rough estimate.

  6. fastpitcher

    fastpitcher LawnSite Member
    from PA
    Posts: 91

    3.5 per/k
  7. Rwise10230

    Rwise10230 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 75

    Absolutely $.0049/Sq. Ft. here

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