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Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job

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Old 04-24-2008, 05:21 PM
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Customer wants most of them trimmed but the 3 larger ones completly lowerd 3FT from the ground, ( I explained that dramatic drop may well kill the bushes ) What should I price the trimming on those hedges and bushes.
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I'd base it on the time it'll take you, remember to factor in the cleanup, which will probably take as long as the cutting. Also, if you're going to have to haul it to the dump, I always add on a charge for the time/cost of driving to the dump.
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I was thinking 280.00 to 320.00
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Anyone know the cost of labor for installing new topsoil and also doing mulch ?>
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We recently had a post on mulch installation http://lawnchat.com/?p=123

Basically it came down to whatever was your material cost, then double that price for your bid.
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Oh sweet thanks a bunch Mr. Steve
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Did you get the job? What price did you ultimately go with?

Can you show us some "After" pictures as well?
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I am looking forward to seeing your bid as well and if it was accepted. Let us know! Having that information is a huge help for the starter ups out here.
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