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price for sod installation

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by lawnbridge, Apr 11, 2007.

  1. lawnbridge

    lawnbridge LawnSite Member
    Posts: 97

    What do you guys charge for sod installations?
  2. anthonyr

    anthonyr LawnSite Member
    Posts: 39

    25 cents per sq. foot- I buy it for 17 cents per sq. foot.
  3. McKeeLand

    McKeeLand LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 681

    .25/sf is kinda cheap even at .17 for sod. for small jobs try and get at least .20/sf over our cost of sod. large jobs just figure how many hours x your labor rate plus any other expenses, equipment etc. add to material cost, plus mark up and divide it by the square footage.
  4. DBL

    DBL LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,219

    buying it for about $.21/sq. ft. and right now laying it at $.45 a sq. ft. for just laying it out. i know of two guys around here who do it for $.37 and one for $.35 but also theres a guy who does it for $1.25 so its weird around here

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