View Full Version : hello newbie here needs help asap

michael r
12-15-2009, 07:59 PM
Hello my name is mike i just started a lawns service company in miami, fl and was wondering if some one could help me. Im having problems estimating. i have to do a marble chip rock job the nursery told me i would need 2 1/2 yards of rock to cover 420sq ft which comes out to $337.50. and 12 bags of mulch which is half a bucket scoop wich i can get for $13.00. also need to install mesh roughly $30.00. and need to remove some weeds and prepare the flower bed. Can any one help me how to charge this job?

12-16-2009, 03:23 AM
Hi Mike,

Welcome to our forum!

How long would it take you to do the following services?

- i have to do a marble chip rock job to cover 420sq ft
- install 12 bags of mulch
- install mesh
- remove some weeds
- prepare the flower bed

michael r
12-17-2009, 06:27 AM
I'm not sure how long it will take me I'm just staring off but I don't think a whole day I'm preety sure about 5 hrs(I think).