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2005 Northeast rates

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by ztoro, Apr 1, 2005.

  1. ztoro

    ztoro LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 735

    What are some of the rates you guys are charging for:

    mulch per yard installed -

    topsoil(seeded) per yard installed-

    hourly rate(for example cleaning out brush or something you would use an hourly rate for)-

    thanks
     
  2. jpmako

    jpmako LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 593

    That is a good question, I was going to ask the same thing?

    Here is my basic price list

    Premium Grind $53.00 Yard
    Red Dye Mulch $65.00 Yard
    Black Dye Mulch $65.00 Yard
    Gold Dye Mulch $65.00 Yard
    Hemlock Mulch $76.00 Yard
    Cedar Mulch $67.00 Yard

    Topsoil $110.00 Yard
    Seed 25 lbs $120.00
    Penn Mulch(Bag) $25.00

    River Jack Stone 3/4" $130.00 Yard
    River Jack Stone 1" - 3" $142.50 Yard
    Burgundy Stone 3/4" $135.00 Yard
    Burgundy Stone 3/8" $142.50 Yard



    Hope this helps a bit.
    I would also like to see what some others are charging for these items.

    Jason
     
  3. ztoro

    ztoro LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 735

    Anybody else care to post their rates....

    I see a lot of people bicker about getting lowballed, and I am curious what others are charging to make sure I am asking enough and not lowballer others.....
     
  4. freddyc

    freddyc LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 578


    Theres a guy in town advertising screened loam for $13/yd--$16 delivered.
     
  5. TerraVenture

    TerraVenture LawnSite Member
    Messages: 144

    What are you paying for the loam. That seems a bit outrageous for loam installed.
     
  6. jpmako

    jpmako LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 593


    Sorry I think my price sheet was meseed up. :dizzy:
    I have been charging $65.00 Per Yard Installed. I pay $26.00
    BTW it is Compost Not Loam.

    Anybody Else gonna share?
    I will tell you this two estimates that I went on for mulch the client has said that they recieved an advertisment for mulch $12.00 per yard delivered $18.00 per yard installed :angry:

    Jason
     
  7. Jerry and Sons

    Jerry and Sons LawnSite Member
    from Pa
    Messages: 249

    18 a yard to install. with that kind of price they are going to kill the market. :eek:
     
  8. uspw

    uspw LawnSite Member
    Messages: 69

    $75.00 p/yd delivered, bed prep and edge, and installed.
     
  9. uspw

    uspw LawnSite Member
    Messages: 69

    payup $75.00 p/yd delivered, bed prep and edge, and installed.
     
  10. gene gls

    gene gls LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,213

    What town is that? I pay $16.00 at the yard.

    Gene
     

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