Cost to Trench: Trenching Cost Guide

Cost to trench (machine trenching including backfill) ranges from $12 to $23 per linear foot. Trenching cost (hand trenching including backfill) ranges from $5 to $10 per linear foot. To get a more accurate cost for your trenching project, request a quote.

Cost To Trench
By HomeBlue Team
March 30, 2022 04:45 PM

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How Much Does it Cost to Trench?

This guide is intended to provide you an approximate cost to trench in your area. To get a quote for your specific project, Click Here for a Free Estimate. Our research, which includes feedback provided by trench contractors, resulted in the following trenching cost.

Cost to trench (machine trenching):

Trenching cost (hand trenching):

Excavation cost:

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Factors that Influence the Cost to Trench Per Foot

When excavation contractors come to your house to provide you an estimate, they will consider a number of factors that can increase or decrease the cost of your project. Pricing for your trenching project will vary based the condition of the soil, obstructions, and geographic location. Here are a few things to keep in mind when you get quotes from excavating contractors:

Your prices may be higher when:

Your prices may be lower when:

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