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what would be a fair price to prep the soil and and install 1500 square feet of sod
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If the customer purchases the sod;

I'd probably charge $3.00 per sqft of sod put down.

500 sqft = $1,500

Or maybe I'd charge the same price of how much the sod was bought for.

As for prepping the lawn, maybe charge per hour, maybe $35.00/hr.
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i can get the sod for 0.25 per square foot i was thinking of charging 2.5 per square foot all in
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what would be a fair price to prep the soil and and install 1500 square feet of sod
What is involved in preping the soil? pH adjustment, fertilizing, conditioning, tilling?

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i can get the sod for 0.25 per square foot i was thinking of charging 2.5 per square foot all in
I believe that's a fair price. $3,750.00 profit

... What does the area look like? Do you need to lay the sod down in the front or back of this place or both? I'm curious.
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