Updated: January 2016
|Slate Chips Cost|
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Darl gray chips approximately 1" - 2" across. 120 SF per ton at 2" depth. Quantity includes typical waste overage, material for repair and local delivery.
|534 square feet||$374.00||$564.35|
|Slate Chips Labor|
Labor estimate to install slate chips. Distribute and level rock to uniform thickness. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Slate Chips Materials and Supplies|
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install slate chips including: soil amendments and planting fertilizers.
|500 Square Feet||$60.80||$69.90|
|Slate Chips Equipment Allowance|
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: 100 # wheelbarrow, shovels and landscapers spreading rakes..
|Totals - Cost to Install Slate Chips - 500 Square Feet||$557.82||$1,150.06|
|Average Cost Per Square Foot||$1.12||$2.30|
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