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Irrigation System

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by msuexmark, Apr 1, 2007.

  1. msuexmark

    msuexmark LawnSite Member
    Posts: 8

    What should a 4 head sprinkler system cost? Timer and 150 feet of tube...
     
  2. kootoomootoo

    kootoomootoo LawnSite Platinum Member
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  3. Dirty Water

    Dirty Water LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 6,799

    At least $100 per foot of "tube". I'd say around $2000 for the "timer".

    and make sure you get the gold sprinklers...say around $1000 each.

    So your probably want to bid in a little extra for labor, say $10000, So I'd bid it at $31,000.
     
  4. NC Greenscaper

    NC Greenscaper LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 446

    You forgot to factor in pouring a concrete base for your pvc tubes and valves. That will add another 2K.
    Gary
     
  5. msuexmark

    msuexmark LawnSite Member
    Posts: 8

    Funny,....Not HAHA...
     
  6. PerfectEarth

    PerfectEarth LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,735

    Isn't there a section for irrigation on this forum? I think so.
     
  7. paolaken

    paolaken LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 699

    you need a backflow. where are you getting water from? does the pipe or "tube" need trenched or pulled in. what size pipe, water pressure, flow rate. 4 heads spread over 150' better be good pressure. etc, etc, etc
     
  8. unit28

    unit28 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,557

    2 ways to look at it.
    By the head
    By the zone (or) I'll take
    What's a valve for 350 Alex

    :clapping:
     

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