My name is Sylwester Sadowski, I`m a hard landscaper from Reading, Berkshire. I`m looking experienced hard landscapers and stonework experts that can help me by answering a question . One of my contractors refused to pay me the whole amount saying…See More
Our older Cabstar was definitely the best for power. Both Cabstars would carry/pull 2 tonne easily (although not legal, obviously).
Agreed that Cabstars get stuck easily (especially when empty). We always putt on the extra chunky…"
"So if that suits your average costs, based on experience of masses of similar "average" jobs, price it at £106.25 per m3....
Scary way to price a job that's not your usual type of work. I'd guess you don't have great…"
"Thats what I thought! But thats what it quotes in the book, including the 50% extra for being clay. Personally I wouldn't touch it with out a machine. With a machine it quotes at just under £30 a tonne. but I think spons quote everything…"
"You must like ur customer to want to take that job on ! Surely you can't dig that by hand once the ground has frozen it will take forever, 600 barrow fulls at say 20 barrow loads an hour that's 30 hours for one man plus digging it…"