sod install price

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by bobcatnj, Oct 14, 2008.

  1. bobcatnj

    bobcatnj LawnSite Senior Member
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    havent done a sod install in a while. looking for what the going rate is per sqft. i can get kent. blue for .23 cents sqft.
     
  2. JNyz

    JNyz LawnSite Bronze Member
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    1.00 per sq ft. installed.
     
  3. TXNSLighting

    TXNSLighting LawnSite Fanatic
    from DFW, TX
    Posts: 6,462

    $3.00/ sq foot installed.
     
  4. lawns Etc

    lawns Etc LawnSite Silver Member
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    Wow .23c ft . How much sod do you need I can get it around here in my area at .12c picked up or .15c delivered Im not that far from Flemington Call Rabbit Hill Farm in Shiloh ask for Abe

    Installed just rolling it out I get .60 sqft any prep is extra
     
  5. thegreek

    thegreek LawnSite Member
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    I charge what sod costs is if front yard and 10 cents more in back or if need wheelbarrowing. if it needs work tearout-prep-install $2 a sq ft. Im doing a job right now the guy was bid 15,000 bucks and i came in at 2,500 so he was more then happy and I go home with a couple g's.
     
  6. TXNSLighting

    TXNSLighting LawnSite Fanatic
    from DFW, TX
    Posts: 6,462

    2500 less? Or total??!! If so Youre quite a lowballer...
     
  7. Even Cut Lawn Care

    Even Cut Lawn Care LawnSite Senior Member
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    Just finished a job that payed $5.20 per yd installed. It cost me .15 per sq. ft.

    Ryan, $3.00 sq ft? wow! Do you need any help? lol Whats it cost you a ft down there?
     
  8. Even Cut Lawn Care

    Even Cut Lawn Care LawnSite Senior Member
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    This guy is why the rest of us have problems selling a 15k job. Do you have insurance? Workmans comp? How do you make a living?
     
  9. ARGOS

    ARGOS LawnSite Silver Member
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    And licensed?
     
  10. Even Cut Lawn Care

    Even Cut Lawn Care LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 645

    yeah that too! lol
     

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