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Hello there everyone. This is my first time ever posting. I have a 13acre lot to bid on. Its pretty much smoothe sailing and not alot of trimming. I was wondering if anyone could help me out. Does anyone charge by the acre?
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Hi CloseCuts,

Welcome to our forum.

I haven't seen pricing broken down to a per acre charge on here.

How long would it take you to service this property?
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i'm figuring it will take me 4 to 5 hrs. Theres only like 150ft of trimming and the rest is straight cutting.
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Quote[/b] (CloseCuts @ Mar. 11 2008,3:40)]i'm figuring it will take me 4 to 5 hrs. Theres only like 150ft of trimming and the rest is straight cutting.
Just give them a price.. not by the hour.. not by the acre... just give them a price per cut and if they don't like it..

Are you going to be using a zero turn mower for this job ?

So let's say 6 hrs to do the job and you charge between 45-65$/hr

So i'd say between 250-350$ a cut
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yea ive got a 52" exmark
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yeah so 350 to 450$ is about right
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