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New To commercial lots!

Discussion in 'Bidding & Estimating' started by PlowWestern, Nov 2, 2013.

  1. PlowWestern

    PlowWestern Junior Member
    from PA
    Messages: 8

    Hey guys i'm new to commercial lots. Bidding the snowplowing isn't the hard part for me I'm trying to figure out bidding the salt part. Both lots are gonna be about 3/4 of an acre a piece. About how much salt should I expect to use, and what would the normal charge for salting that be?
  2. Mick76

    Mick76 2000 Club Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 2,157

    20 lbs per 1000 sqf..... 3 x whatever your costs are....... its been asked ALOT on here and the search button is your friend......and welcome to the forum!
  3. Antlerart06

    Antlerart06 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,437

    500-700lbs depending on the condition of the lot might take more if you trying melt 1'' of snow off
  4. PlowWestern

    PlowWestern Junior Member
    from PA
    Messages: 8

    Thanks and yes I was looking for it but I was finding so many different answers I figured i'd throw it out there again just to see what I got for an answer and thank you for your help