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Fair price ?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by bigearl, Dec 17, 2007.

  1. bigearl

    bigearl Senior Member
    Messages: 393

    I'm going to have a guy push banks back for me ( WITH A LOADER ) He's going to charge me $65/hr Is that Fair?

    Big Earl
  2. LoneCowboy

    LoneCowboy PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,760

    I charge a lot more than that for a 45hp loader
    Skidsteers go for a 100 to 150 an hour out here.
  3. 92XT

    92XT Senior Member
    Messages: 343

    Not bad . As long as he is an operator. if not , you'll be r/r curbing ,block and asphalt in the spring..
    Last edited: Dec 17, 2007
  4. bigearl

    bigearl Senior Member
    Messages: 393

    He's The guy that plows the big shopping center next door to 2 that I plow and I buy mybulk salt from him. I do alot of work for him in the summer Since he's a landscaper and I remov stumps so one hand washes the other I guess
  5. tman3007

    tman3007 Senior Member
    Messages: 147

    Oh man, I'd jump all over that! We get $125/hour for our skid and $125/hour for the dump truck to take the snow away on our accounts. We don't own the dump truck but we only pay a local trucking company $60/hour. It's amazing how trucking rates fall in the winter when everyone is looking for work.:D

    RBRONKEMA GHTFD 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,592

    A loader around here will go for about 105 to 130 a hour and if you want one for the day it is 350.00.