|Post Hole Backfilling Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to backfill post hole with favorable site conditions. Hand fill and compact soil to grade, with 2+% slope away from post(s). Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
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Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
|Totals - Cost To Backfill Post Hole|
|Average Cost per Backfill|
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For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 6 backfills, the cost to Backfill a Post Hole starts at $26.50 - $32.13 per backfill. Actual costs will depend on job size, conditions, and options.
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