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Need help guys on a price for mulch

Discussion in 'Landscape Maintenance' started by secondlook101, Jun 14, 2010.

  1. secondlook101

    secondlook101 LawnSite Member
    from NJ
    Messages: 10

    Hey guys I wanted to know if anyone can help me to estimate a mulch job.

    The job calls for 40 yards of mulch

    Before I'm putting the mulch down I'm going to weed wack all of the weeds and put down a weed barrier.

    Also this job is in North Jersey


    Thanks
     
  2. Ben'sLawnCare

    Ben'sLawnCare LawnSite Member
    Messages: 61

    Flat rate 50-70 dollars per yard. That's gettin the materials and prep work and laying it. That is a pretty common price in my area. Charge more if you have to trim shrubs or hedges too.
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  3. Andre's Lawn Care

    Andre's Lawn Care LawnSite Member
    Messages: 62

    Double the price of what your paying for the mulch. If you are buying the mulch for $30 a yard, charge them $60.
     

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