Pricing for a wall???

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by stxkyboy, Jul 6, 2003.

  1. stxkyboy

    stxkyboy LawnSite Member
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    I'm doing a wall right now and was wondering what u guys would charge.

    150 ft base at 2 ft tall

    23 tons of colorodo stone (300 bucks a ton)

    3 tons dense grade aggragate
     
  2. capital

    capital LawnSite Member
    Posts: 118

    I think you have over estimated the amount of Colorado Red Wall Stone required and underestimated your fill and compaction gravel . If this is your first wall recommend you work closely with someone in your area to insure your not coming back next spring to straighten the wall back up. The pricing of the wall is determined based on your cost, not someone elses cost, you need to calculate your labor, equipment, material and over head into your projects/bids before you begin and then adjust them as you gain knowledge and do other types of projects. I wish you luck and hope your wall goes wall.
     
  3. stxkyboy

    stxkyboy LawnSite Member
    Posts: 222

    this isnt my first wall....

    There were 300 plus sqft of wall face the rock covers 15 sqft per ton
     

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