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Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job

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Hi im new to the lawn care buisness. I came across this pawn shop that need 4 properties mainted how much should i place my bid for.
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Hi im new to the lawn care buisness. I came across this pawn shop that need 4 properties mainted how much should i place my bid for.
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should i place bid for the month
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should i place bid for the month
Do they need monthly lawn maintenance?

Or

Do they need yearly lawn maintenance?

Or

Do you have any experience in lawn care?
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They want montly lawn service and i have a lil experinence in lawn care.
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Sounds like to me you are jumping into the ocean without dive gear..

make your monthly estimate/quote, break it down into individual services with prices for each.

If theres that much work..

If not just give them a monthly price for all the stores..

4 stores, how much grass? How much Edging/weedeating?

How much Blowing? How often does the lot need blowed? (If needs it more than mowing..)

Those are things to consider!

Maybe if you are trying to get an idea for a price, if you include pictures of all properties with area coverage in sq feet, we can help you

What type of equipment do you have?
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Also, have you been servicing residential properties? Could you compare these commercial properties to a residential one you service to get an idea of how long it might take you? Once you know that, you could figure how much to charge.
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