Landscaping remains one of the most expensive trades in NSW. Residents of Qld and Vic are lucky to experience a drop in the average cost for hiring landscapers. However, NSW and WA homeowners aren’t as fortunate since they saw a price jump at 3% and 13% respectively.
In NSW, landscaping businesses are charging an average of $63.23/hr in Q4 of FY2015, up by 3% from $61.66/hr in the last quarter of FY2014. Comparing it to other states, Qld residents are still paying the highest landscaping rates at average of $70.68/hr despite the fact that Qld experienced a 16% drop in price compared to the previous year.
If you want to get the most value for your money, it’s best to compare quotes from different landscapers. You can post your landscaping job here. Typically, you can start getting quotes within an hour after posting a job. Landscaping jobs normally get about five quotes but you can receive as many as 12 quotes.