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Sod removal

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by allinearth, Feb 5, 2006.

  1. allinearth

    allinearth LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 614

    Never thought I'd ask a price question but here goes....Trying to establish a sq ft unit price for sod removal. Base price will include sod cutter, labor, and disposal. I am assuming good access. Does .40/sq ft sound high or low?
     
  2. gslawncare

    gslawncare LawnSite Member
    Messages: 134

    How many ft, how many hours? That's some grunt work. What do you pay per truck load @ your dump? what's the rental rate?
     
  3. YardPro

    YardPro LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,570

    sounds about right... you having to pay dump fees for weight??? if so it could get pricey
     
  4. allinearth

    allinearth LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 614

    I have my own place to dump. Hauling with dump trailer or dump truck. This is a base price. It will be adjusted for large or small areas or hard access.
     
  5. PSUturf

    PSUturf LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 663

    We charge 43 cents per square foot to strip and dispose of sod + travel fee for initial trip to job site.
     
  6. allinearth

    allinearth LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 614

    Anyone else have feedback? Hoping to get more response.
     
  7. Green Elegance

    Green Elegance LawnSite Member
    Messages: 32

    I would charge no less than $.50/ sqft. and a dump fee of about $20-25. This does not include other ammendments.
     

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