PRICING in Pennsylvania

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by gordnfan, Mar 22, 2005.

  1. gordnfan

    gordnfan LawnSite Member
    Posts: 14

    Just starting out part time and was wondering how much labor to charge for mulch jobs
     
  2. wally world III

    wally world III LawnSite Member
    Posts: 128

    mulch calculator

    www.atstecks.com
    then, supply
    then, mulch
    put in width ---- length
    diameter of circle
    then, thickness ie: 2" --- 3" --- 4"


    mulch pricing delivered & installed $ 65 /yd ---- $85/yd
     
  3. wally world III

    wally world III LawnSite Member
    Posts: 128

    lawn mowing
    < 1/4 acres ~~~~~~~~~ $25
    1/2 acre ~~~~~~~~ $35
    1 acre ~~~~~~~~ $45
    1 1/2 acre ~~~~~~~~ $ 55
    2 acre ~~~~~~~ $ 65
    2 1/2 acre ~~~~~~~~ $ 75
    3 acre ~~~~~~~~~~ $ 85

    i'm using Gravely pm 260z 60" cut period......

    mulch triple & double ground, red, brown, black cost $ 22/ yd
    express blower $ 19/ yd installed
    i always use express blower.........

    dethatching ~~~~~~~~ $ 20 / k ~~ $ 25/ k

    core aeration ~ 5k == $85, 10k == $ 150, then, $12/k after

    bed edging ~~~ $1.00 / sqft, new edging $ 1.35 == $ 1.65 / sqft

    if, want prices on fertilizer, grass seed, lime, corn gluten meal.
    let me know........
    :blob3:
     
  4. nobagger

    nobagger LawnSite Gold Member
    from Pa
    Posts: 3,065

    Usually we charge between $45.00 and $50.00 per yard of mulch spread.
     
  5. wally world III

    wally world III LawnSite Member
    Posts: 128

    mulch triple & double ground, red, brown, black cost $ 22/ yd
    express blower $ 19/ yd installed
    i always use express blower.........

    cost / yard ~~~ $41/ yd

    sell / yard ~~~~ $85 ~~ $95 / yard

    plus i only need 1 man to help customer
     

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