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Old 04-01-2008, 09:43 AM
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I have to bid on some pressure washing a house and sidewalk and drive way. What is a good way to price out how much to charge some one?
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Quote[/b] (jawwells @ April 01 2008,9:43)]I have to bid on some pressure washing a house and sidewalk and drive way. What is a good way to price out how much to charge some one?
its going to depend on your location, but...

a hosue wash...single story $1 per foot
second story $2

add a little extra due to gas prices...

driveway....depdns on the size and what your doing to it.
any chems?
oil stains?

are you using hot or cold water?
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I have a question what type of power washing will you be using?
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It is an excell washer and it is 2600psi. There are a few stains on the cement and I will be using cold water. I am not sure about the chemicals yet. Most likely a non abrasive non toxic soap of some kind.
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I do alot of powerwashing in my area and I charge by the hour. I only charge $75 an hour but alot of the other companies are charging $90
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Wanted to let you guys know I got the job today. It was 198 ft around two story house plus, the inside of a 20 by 30 ft grage floor @ .10 cents a sq ft. I charged $450 and got the job. It will be about only 4 to 5 hours of work. Yeah!
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Good Job!

You should take some before and after pictures to show us how it turned out!
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