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Skid Steer Service?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Dodgemania, Apr 28, 2004.

  1. Dodgemania

    Dodgemania LawnSite Member
    Posts: 97

    Was wanting to offer a skidsteer service with my landscaping and mowing. What do you guys charge to operate a skid steer. I know it's different pricing for different areas but I just want to get a ball park figure. I know this is in the wrong forum but couldn't get any help in a different forum. Would be offering lawn installs using the harley rake plus other odds and ends jobs. Any help would be appreciated!
  2. GrassFearsMe

    GrassFearsMe LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 340

    We get 500 a day for our small skid steer, 700 w/backhoe. Oue larger machine is 700 for the day, 8hrs=Day
  3. grshppr

    grshppr LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 301

    $60/hr. 4 hr minimum.
  4. MacLawnCo

    MacLawnCo LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,847

    who cares what others are charging. Set up a spread sheet and figure out your costs to run the skid steer for an hour, its the only true way you will know if you are making PROFIT.

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