Cost of Mulch

Item Buy Qty Low High
Material start qty $77.88 $99.30
Labor start qty $157.13 $196.43
Supplies, Tools $46.67 $54.00
Total   $281.68 $349.73

Landscape Area 435 square feet

Material Contractor - economy grade

Labor Independent subcontractor

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Mulch - Pricing and Installation Cost Notes

Homewyse cost estimates are approximate ranges for basic work in typical conditions. The estimates should only be used for preliminary planning. Homewyse estimates are NOT substitutes for quotes from qualified vendors. Homewyse strongly recommends that you contact reputable professionals for an accurate assessment of work required and costs for your project - before making any decisions or commitments.

  • Labor tasks - Distribute and level crushed stone to uniform thickness of roughly 2".
  • Mulch installation costs are commonly quoted from a standard rate and can be estimated/quoted by the service professional after measurement and visual inspection at the job site.
  • The homewyse cost estimates include all typical costs for moving mulch from the delivery point and uniformly distributing the mulch on the specific area.
  • Higher priced Mulch may include features/attributes that include better organic content.
  • The homewyse Mulch cost estimates do not include costs for removal of existing debris or weeds.
  • Low to High labor cost range differences are in part due to variations in work load, job location and seasonal wage rates.

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