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Legendary Landscaping
08-09-2009, 01:50 PM
First off, I don't like discussing pricing but this has been bothering me.

I have a larger commercial job where I trim approx. 275 shrubs and trees. They range in size from 30'x30" to 20' crabapples (8). I don't trim everything at once because there are azaleas, rhodos, lilacs, ect.

Can anyone give me a ballpark figure? 10$/average shrub to 45$/ tree?

Welcome any help!

DA Quality Lawn & YS
08-09-2009, 04:00 PM
I would give an hourly rate. You know how long it takes you to trim small trees, shrubs, etc. Count up the number of each, mult. by your time to trim - then you have your total time necessary for the job. Mult by your rate and you have your est.

STIHL GUY
08-10-2009, 11:31 AM
i woulld do hourly as well

diamondedgeoutdoor
08-11-2009, 10:30 AM
hourly is the way to go, but depending on how u are disposing of the debris, dont forget to account for the time to drag it to the trailer or into the woods