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YEAh thats what i heard please dont take it personal, that people will work for cents in Florida really sad
i just did this edges and this little palms(5) i think they were no righter than 10 ft the hedges where around the entire house.

i charge 1,800 he was really happy to pay.
Cents.... 150.00 for an hour of trimming.... cents.....For real?

EVERY THING IS BIGGER IN TEXAS!
My cousin lives there and owns a lawn care company....Last I checked Florida and Texas were bout the same far as pricing goes.
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Hopefully no offense will be taken, but, #1 its florida-the economy has struck you guys pretty bad, which is VERY unfortunate. #2 you say its routine. I grew up in MA, where it snows often. If it snowed in FL, you'd charge an outrageous price...where as I wouldn't, because its routine for me.
No offense taken... I agree with you.
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YEAh thats what i heard please dont take it personal, that people will work for cents in Florida really sad
i just did this edges and this little palms(5) i think they were no righter than 10 ft the hedges where around the entire house.

i charge 1,800 he was really happy to pay.

Cents.... 150.00 for an hour of trimming.... cents.....For real?

EVERY THING IS BIGGER IN TEXAS!
My cousin lives there and owns a lawn care company....Last I checked Florida and Texas were bout the same far as pricing goes.
hey im sorry,i might miss read, your post, i thought u said 150.00 per the entire 4,800 sq/ft at 150.00 u are definably making money and yes everything is BIG IN TX.
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I just did this edges and this little palms(5) i think they were no righter than 10 ft the hedges where around the entire house
How long did that job take to perform?
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How long did that job take to perform?
2 days, and after that job he had me done irrigation, took me another 2 days and he sign a year contract for lawn maintenance
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hey im sorry,i might miss read, your post, i thought u said 150.00 per the entire 4,800 sq/ft at 150.00 u are definably making money and yes everything is BIG IN TX.
i mean everything

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What kind of tools are you going to be using to do this? Depending on what you use, it could really effect your time on site.
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I always use a Shindaiwa multi Purpose tool with the hedge trimmer attachment they are great, and either my 10' or 16' foot Orchard ladder
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I always use a Shindaiwa multi Purpose tool with the hedge trimmer attachment they are great, and either my 10' or 16' foot Orchard ladder
hey bro how did you with this job did u get to do it.
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