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Old 07-20-2010, 07:43 PM
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I started my lawn care business a few months ago, and I am submitting my first Mulching bid. The area to be mulched is about 2850 square feet, with some bushes spread out within the area. I am trying to figure out how long this will take to complete. There is also alittle bit of clean up required. Im guessing 3 hours for that, and I will have to dig a little trench (4 inches or so deep trench around some of the perimiter (120 feet) which I am just estimating an hour for. At 3" thick, The mulch required would be about 30 yards correct? If you need any other information please let me know!
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Me and one crew member could do this in a day no problem probably half a day, yes you will need roughly 30 yards, itll be a little thicker, but thats good for the customer too, the mulch will compress over time and move around a bit.

*My days start around 10am and end at no later than 6pm* I dont start when the grass is wet from dew.
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*My days start around 10am and end at no later than 6pm* I dont start when the grass is wet from dew.

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