where do i find free dirt for landscaping?
I live in the bay area and my local boys and girls club are trying 2 re-build a base ball field. I need to find someone to deliver it to an El Sobrante school so that the club can be on their way. I looked on craigs list and people will only deliver within a close distance to their own projects. So if any one knows of any bay area no-profit companys that will deliver some free dirt please let me know......Thanks
Asked By: starQt - 5/5/2007
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Here is what I,and some others have done. Find a construction site just starting up with the excavation (digging) They have to remove dirt and if ya approach the Superintendent on the job and explain what ya need he would be glad to send the dump trucks to your school and dump a few loads for you. That way he doesn't... More
Answered By: eldoradodave - 5/5/2007
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Check with your local swimming pool company... When they put in "in-ground" pools - sometimes the homeowner cannot use the excavated dirt. It has to go somewhere. Sometimes they'll deliver if it's not too far away...
Answered By: David B - 5/5/2007
I don't know how things are done out there but I'll try to give you a few pointers. I live in the midwest and anytime I or my friends need free dirt we just look for a construction site nearby. They usually have some unwanted dirt that has to go somewhere and you can usually get them to deliver it for free just toget... More
Answered By: bigalsr - 5/5/2007
if any part of the school is on city property---check into it!!!---you could get it for free & delivered too.
Answered By: cheezy - 5/5/2007
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