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mulch, help what to charge???

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LawnSite Member
greenville, mi
i have two job. 1. 23.3 c/yards 2. 15.5 c/yards just a install, customer will have mulch delievered. what to charge ? how long should it take ? 3 people.


LawnSite Member
Hilliard, OH
I typically charge one man hour per yard of mulch. So if you have 23 yards, you could estimate 23 man hours. With three guys this shouldn't take much more than half a day, depending on how far you have to wheelbarrow it. Multiply the number of man hours times your hourly rate.