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Salting price question

Discussion in 'Ice Management' started by Snowguy01, Sep 17, 2010.

  1. Snowguy01

    Snowguy01 Senior Member
    from Erie
    Messages: 141

    I am biding a commerical account for snow removal and salting. This company asked for a per pound price so I gave them one and they responded back and asked if they were to buy the salt could I load my own truck and spread it and what would I charge. My question is how do I figure out what to charge Due to the fact I will not be making as much on salting and the wear and tear on my loader and truck + salter.what would you do and how do I reconfigure my pricing.
  2. viper881

    viper881 Senior Member
    Messages: 477

    How much were you planning on making off a bag of salt or per pound if you were to buy it?
  3. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    I would charge the same to salt it as what I would charge to plow it especially if you use their salt