How much do you guys charge for...

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by yerturfsux, Oct 28, 2003.

  1. yerturfsux

    yerturfsux LawnSite Member
    from NC
    Posts: 17

    Triple shredded mulch is bought at $20.00 per scoop. (2 c.yds) It will need to be unloaded and leveled/installed. I don't have a dump truck so the 14ft. trailer is all I can haul it with. Thanks for your help...
     
  2. BSDeality

    BSDeality LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,850

    around here anywhere from $40-85/yd
     
  3. dvmcmrhp52

    dvmcmrhp52 LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Pa.
    Posts: 4,205

    So you are buying mulch for ten dollars a yard?
    Colored or natural?
    How much will you be installing?
     
  4. NCSULandscaper

    NCSULandscaper Banned
    Posts: 1,557

    buy triple shredded hardwood for $11/yd sell for 25/yd spread it for 40/yd
     
  5. paponte

    paponte LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,366

    $50-$75yd. :cool:
     
  6. little green guy

    little green guy LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 955

    I don't charge by the yard spread. The way I chrge is material and labor. I pay 21.00 a yard and sell for 35.00 a yard and then figure labor out at 30.00 a man hour.

    so if we have 15 yards to do with 3 guys and figure a day thats 720.00 in labor and 525.00 in mulch for a total of 1245.00 thats how I price because everyjob is different and I don't believe in having a standard price when there's different variables on every job.
     

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