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Whats your mulch run?

Discussion in 'Landscape Maintenance' started by 1BadHawk, Feb 13, 2005.

  1. 1BadHawk

    1BadHawk LawnSite Member
    Posts: 127

    How much do you charge per yard for mulch install?

    and whats a good way to estimate the quantity needed?
     
  2. packerbacker

    packerbacker LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,433

    $65.00 to $75.00 per yard INSTALLED for me.
     
  3. brinlee lawn

    brinlee lawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 273

    $60.00-$70.00 a yard for me depends on the quality and how accessible the beds are to get to.
     
  4. TURF DOCTOR

    TURF DOCTOR LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,138

    60 and up for me
     
  5. 1BadHawk

    1BadHawk LawnSite Member
    Posts: 127

    ok, I was looking at 65 per yard myself. Just wanted to make sure I was in the right ballpark.

    Thanks.
     
  6. Woody82986

    Woody82986 LawnSite Silver Member
    from DFW, TX
    Posts: 2,128

    for cedar mulch, I charge between $65 and $75 per yard.
     
  7. Precision

    Precision LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,995

    estimate is about 150 square feet per yard at 1.5 to 2 inch depth.

    price depends on type of mulch (cost) and difficulty of install, but price starts at $55 / yard.
     
  8. bayfish

    bayfish LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 641

    For shredded hardwood $55.00/yd. For the more expensive colored, $65.00.
     
  9. double e

    double e LawnSite Member
    Posts: 197

    we get ours delivered for $12 per yard- we sell it at $28 per yard- then add our man hr. rate. Most jobs are bid outright.
     

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