View Full Version : Estimating fall work ??

10-04-2007, 09:42 AM
What is the best way to figure price for verti-cutting a yard ?? Power raking ?? Weed/feed or seeding ???

Area vs. Time...... Little of both ? Average per sq.ft. $ for each in KC ??

Thanks !!

10-04-2007, 04:42 PM
Multiply YOUR hourly rate by the amount of time you think it will take to be completed. Bang - your estimate. Then mabey next year or something you could figure a price per square foot and do it like that. Many ways of pricing it.

10-04-2007, 07:53 PM
I'm seeing 10 to 15 dollars per 1k sq.ft. in other forums for this area. I think I'll go with that.

10-04-2007, 10:34 PM
Do you get lots of flowerbed cleaning/adding muclh jobs during the winter?

10-05-2007, 12:44 AM
Verticut, seed and fert. The best way is to price per square foot. .06 per square foot is the going rate in your area or at least was 6 years ago.

10-05-2007, 10:54 AM
Yeah I do. Along with perennials-planting/cutting back, thinning etc. I got into mowing cuz the gardening work really slows down in summer months.