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Plowing & Salting in NJ PLEASE HELP!


Junior Member
Dear Sir,

I am going to be starting a snow plowing and salting business in Northern NJ. What is the going rate for residential plowing and salting and how do you figure out how much to charge. How much does the rate increase when as the total number of accumulation increases. Finally what insurance do I need for plowing and salting in NJ and what will that cost per year. I do not have commercial plates, should I get them or can I do it without? Any addtional information is greatly appreciated! Happy New Year.

Craig D.


Junior Member
Snow plowing and salting in NJ

Hello Tim,

I am located in Little Falls NJ, its in Passiac County.

Nice of you to join us. You doesn't have to address us as "sir", only if you are talking to Mr. Allin :). Check with some of your locals most will help you out. Also, check with some likely accounts and see what your market will bear. Different locales bear different costs. There have been many posts on this very subject on this site. You can search it using your keywords like new and charges. This is a great site so enjoy it.