Updated: July 2017
|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||0.7973||0.907|
|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|
For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 125 square feet, the cost to Excavate Driveway starts at $2.56 - $4.97 per square foot*. Because job specific configurations and options will result in significantly different costs, homewyse uses industry-standard algorithms and professionally screened cost data to create estimates customized to the specific options of YOUR driveway excavation project. Unlike websites with vendor aggregated costs - which lack details for comparison and verification - homewyse delivers greater accuracy and relevancy, for estimates of cost, material and time to excavate driveway .
To estimate costs for your project:
1. Set Project Zip Code Enter the Zip Code for the location where labor is hired and materials purchased.
2. Specify Project Size and Options Enter the number of "square feet" required for the project.
3. Re-calculate Click the "Update" button.
NOTE: *Input the total of the finished surface area AND the area of any openings enclosed by the finished area.
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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!
These estimates are NOT substitutes for written quotes from trade professionals. Homewyse strongly recommends that you contact reputable professionals for accurate assessments of work required and costs for your project - before making any decisions or commitments.
The cost estimate includes:
The cost estimate does NOT include:
Expect to pay in the higher end of the price range for a licensed, insured and reputable pro - and for complex or rush projects.
To lower Driveway Excavation costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.
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