Originally Posted by cpllawncare
I was just using the 40/mn hr as an example not actual numbers, $60/mnhr would be about right for a 15/hr employee. It's really hard to get $60/mnhr though and $80/mnhr? forget it, not in this economy!
I thought through this myself and I am in the same boat. The way to get around it is to get a bunch of houses on the same street. To say they are 1/2 or smaller lots. Charge 35-40 a lot. 2 guys can cut 4 a hour easy. Well that's $140-160 so $70-80hr a person.