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Help on pricing

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by FaulknerLwnCare, Sep 16, 2008.

  1. FaulknerLwnCare

    FaulknerLwnCare Member
    Messages: 68

    I need help pricing a lot for snow plowing and salting it is a c shaped lot that is 60x200 in the back 100x 288 on the side and 90x350 in the front . It also has a side walk that is 9x210 - 9x110 - and 3x61 if anyone could help out it would be great .
  2. merrimacmill

    merrimacmill PlowSite.com Addict
    from MA
    Messages: 1,823

    You need to fuiger out what you need to get per hour to cover your costs and still make a profit. Also, fuiger out your local average per hour rates. I know, this is very hard since everyone is so tight lipped about their prices. But just do your best.

    If you have any experience plowing you should know about how long the lot will take you. Add it up. As to salting, be careful giving a set, contract price on that since salt prices have been know to change quite dramatically season to season, or even mid-season.

    Good luck!
  3. FaulknerLwnCare

    FaulknerLwnCare Member
    Messages: 68

    thanks for the help doesnt seem that anyone else wants to help out.