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Old 04-05-2013, 09:09 PM
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Originally Posted by stevef1201 View Post
Here is how you get your price
Layout and design 3 hours
remove sod, edge, add soil amendments 8 hours
Install weed cloth and mulch 5 hours
Install plants 4 hours

total Time 20 hours

Material
layout material 50
top soil, and amendments 100
Weed cloth 50
Mulch 150
Plants say 250
total material 600

Total Estimate 1200

When they see what it takes in time and material, and how har the work is they will gladly pay you 1000 to 1100
I lot of those numbers are off, but I do agree with you. Showing someone how you got to the destination is better than just spitting out a price.
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