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Old 06-07-2007, 01:50 PM
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This is no specific clause in there that deals with or without raising prices. I figured ahead of time if a customer wants to fight it, then I would just drop them then
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I'm curious as to what some of you charge for lawns and how do you charge, by size, location, hourly??
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I have a set hourly rate that I must charge for the properties. Based on the location and the amount of time that property will take is the price I give
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I have set prices based on a weekly lawn service maitenance. If they decide for bimonthly then I ajust for the increase in price for the addition wear on my equipment. I decided upon this route (for residential property) after speaking with several different companies on their costs per hour or lawn size.
I have additional services that I have added based on by the hour rates. Those rates I liked and were close to my own when I figured for them from the lawn book I received from another lawn care company. Which was sent to me from a very nice gentleman that purchased it. When I asked some questions he asked if I would be interested in the book and he sent it to me. I have been reading and rereading and right now my partner who has never had to deal with the business aspect of lawn care is reading too. Yes, the author of this book also hosts these forums.
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