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Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job

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well i figured out with the overhead that i should be charging around 34 dollars an hour but thats before the truck and the plow get factored into the mix.
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Just keep in mind you only have manybe 24 hours to make money off a snow storm. I charge time and a half for storm clean up aka "overtime". I dont bill by the time but it helps when thinking about the estimate. Don't know if that helps
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well i figured out with the overhead that i should be charging around 34 dollars an hour but thats before the truck and the plow get factored into the mix.
Ah yes, you are bringing up some very good points here. Now how much extra do you think those expenses add to your operational expenses?
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