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Does your mowing package contain trimming? Would it be possible to offer that as an upgrade instead of included with the basic service?
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I've always included it. Some want it done every visit, some every other visit, and the rest leave it to my discretion.

I do try and do it in areas visible to the public. Areas away from the residence get done less frequently.

I just figure the time it takes into my cost.
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I agree, it is done every time, even if the customer does not want it. If I don't do it, it reflects poorly on me
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