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how much to charge

Discussion in 'Bidding & Estimating' started by teamgreendude, Aug 28, 2008.

  1. teamgreendude

    teamgreendude Senior Member
    Messages: 116

    i have just got a few parking lots this year and would like to know how much do you charge for salting and plowing thanks :waving:
     
  2. Camden

    Camden PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,598

    Wrong category...this is for pictures of trucks and equipment :waving:

    Btw: Your question is way too vague...more details needed
     
  3. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,045

    $150 for the first 2 and the third one's a little bigger, so I say $200. Salt, I would just throw that in, since your there plowing anyway.:drinkup:
     
  4. teamgreendude

    teamgreendude Senior Member
    Messages: 116

    ok the 20 i am doing are about 250 ft long being the smallest and the largest being 1/8 of a mile hope this helps thanks James
     
  5. Camden

    Camden PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,598

    That's what I was thinking but I didn't want to be the first one to throw numbers out :blush2:
     
  6. Enzo

    Enzo Senior Member
    Messages: 387

    u need details, and i think if u got 20 parking lots to do and have no idea what to charge thats bad
     
  7. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609


    If your new you should pay the owner to plow the first yy to get experience.
     
  8. Banksy

    Banksy PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,113

    Yup... Start reading friend.
     
  9. tls22

    tls22 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,263

    Just do 40 for the lots and 35 for the lawn!:salute:
     
  10. 06HD BOSS

    06HD BOSS 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,611

    sidewalks and salt all included :rolleyes:
     
  11. tls22

    tls22 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,263

    What a deal.......enzo:p
     
  12. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,045

    You guys are alot of help.:rolleyes:
     
  13. 06HD BOSS

    06HD BOSS 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,611

    I forgot about the 2nd part...yes plow the whole lawn for $35. the customer will be thrilled
     
  14. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    throw a grub app. in to, just in case.
     
  15. tls22

    tls22 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,263

    This way the family pet can take a poop...without being ass deep in snow!;)
     
  16. teamgreendude

    teamgreendude Senior Member
    Messages: 116

    thanks guys i will keep that in mind
     
  17. gkm

    gkm Senior Member
    Messages: 305

    you don't have to worry about the snow in your area it's all coming to n.j this year.....but could luck anyway. And if you have any questions you will find all answers here on this site. :rolleyes:
     
  18. merrimacmill

    merrimacmill PlowSite.com Addict
    from MA
    Messages: 1,822


    Those prices are the yearly seasonal price right? I hope so, cause that would really be a little high for a per push account..:eek:
     
  19. KelleyZP

    KelleyZP Member
    Messages: 44

    haha i guess im just a lowballer cause that price is way to high- hahaha and yeaa all the snow is going to jersey!!!!
     
  20. elite1msmith

    elite1msmith 2000 Club Member
    from chicago
    Messages: 2,762

    hell i would be charging for a dethatch,... im sure there cant be too much left behind, then talk them into a slit seed after