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snow plowing vs salt price

Discussion in 'Bidding & Estimating' started by nvrstsfd23, Nov 6, 2006.

  1. nvrstsfd23

    nvrstsfd23 Junior Member
    Messages: 6

    If you bid say a parking lot that will cost 600$ how much would the salt cost as far as a ratio is 500 pretty close or should there be a bigger difference between the two
  2. NASConst_land

    NASConst_land Member
    Messages: 54

    Using bulk salt with vbox spreaders we are about 60% of the plow price. We also plow a couple places that require 2 or more truck loads of salt, so we are a little more on those since we have to run back to our shop to reload and it disrupts the route.