Rough Cost to Insert 2 Deck Posts

Posted by: Gerald from Mississauga

I posted a job here to have two deck posts set in 4 feet of concrete. I would do the work myself by renting an auger ($60), buying the post cement ($50) and the 4x4x8' posts ($16) however I just don't have the time. I received two estimates ranging from $700 to $900...why so much? If it's really going to cost me this much I'll make the time to do it myself.

BTW, this forum has been a wonderful and I've been telling everyone about this site. Thanks to everyone that has responded to my other posts.

6/2/2011 at 3:29:50 PM
Date/Time6/3/2011 at 9:02:57 PM

We use a service provided by post hole diggers. You can google a number of service providers in this regard. Given you have only two holes there is a minimum charge, which is still less than whay you have outlined


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