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Edging Beds?

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by BDI, Mar 8, 2006.

  1. BDI

    BDI LawnSite Member
    from S.E Pa
    Messages: 21

    What do u guys charge per foot for bed edging? Do u charge for the removal of the edging material? Any help would be great. Thanks
  2. PSUturf

    PSUturf LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 663

    About $3.25 per foot. Debris removal is extra.
  3. danslawncare

    danslawncare LawnSite Member
    Messages: 103

    INSANE....$.20 per foot!
  4. chriscraft

    chriscraft LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 390

    If i charged 3.25 per foot i would be reitired and on an island somewhere. im thinking 50 cents for redefining and 1.00 per foot for new edging
  5. PSUturf

    PSUturf LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 663

    $3.25 is for creating a new bed edge with a Trenchmaster edger. Price goes down to about $2.20 per foot when we do more than 500 feet. Most of the work is commercial or high end residential.
  6. BDI

    BDI LawnSite Member
    from S.E Pa
    Messages: 21

    I was thinking 1.25 a foot for edging. Give or take a few cents.
  7. Turf Tamers

    Turf Tamers LawnSite Member
    Messages: 45

    Man $3.25 is sky-high! If your getting that, u da man!
  8. paponte

    paponte LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,366

    We include bed edging once a season with out spring cleanups. We don't charge by linear ft, but rather on an hourly charge while we are on the property. :)
  9. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 9,501

    $.85 a foot for existing beds and $1.25 to cut in new
  10. nobagger

    nobagger LawnSite Gold Member
    from Pa
    Messages: 3,065

    There is no way you are getting $3.25 a ft. It would be nice but if I charged $3.25 a ft. That means the "high end" residential I just signed would be charged $2275.00 just to edge his flower beds. Around here its more like, $0.75 if that.

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