|Driveway Excavation Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to excavate driveway with favorable site conditions. Stake excavation location. Verify dig safe. Remove soil and rocks to specified depth. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|134 square feet||$0.00||$0.00|
|Driveway Excavation Equipment Allowance|
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: Skid loader with excavation | demolition | loading attachment. Daily rental. Consumables extra.
|134 square feet||$0.00||$0.00|
|Driveway Excavation Debris Disposal|
Costs to load and haul away old materials, installation waste and associated debris.
|134 square feet||0.9568||1.0884|
|Unused Minimum Labor|
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
|Totals - Cost To Excavate Driveway|
|Average Cost per Square Foot|
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For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 125 square feet, the cost to Excavate Driveway starts at $2.89 - $6.06 per square foot*. Actual costs will depend on job size, conditions, and options.
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These estimates are for BASIC work performed in serviceable conditions by qualified trade professionals using MID GRADE materials. Work not mentioned on this page and/or work using master craftsman, premium materials and project supervision will result in HIGHER COSTS!
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