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Old 03-01-2010, 02:34 PM
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How much to charge for 3 gallon shrub install

How much should I charge my customer to install 3 gallon sized shrubs? I will install about 14 shrubs . Just looking to see how much to charge per shrub. I paid $10 per shrub. Thanks
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Old 03-01-2010, 02:37 PM
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$150-$200 for the whole thing
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Old 03-01-2010, 02:42 PM
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20-25 bucks a piece includes plant and install or 15-18 bucks a plant plus your hourly fee =$$$ figure out how long it will take you and go from there.
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Old 03-01-2010, 03:00 PM
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2-3 time the price of the plant each.
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Old 03-01-2010, 06:02 PM
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you guarantee the plant for 1-2 yrs?
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Old 03-01-2010, 08:30 PM
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As much as you can.
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Old 03-02-2010, 09:15 PM
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I double the plant charge ,plus charge my hourly rate of 50.00 per hour. so I280.00 for plants plus 50 if it takes an hour and 100.00 for 2 hours (material with sales tax is included)profit will be between 200-250
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Old 03-03-2010, 12:49 AM
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I would charge $420 and guarantee them for 1 year.

$10 x 3 x 14 = $420

It would take me about 2 - 2.5 hours to plant with a total profit of $280
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Old 03-04-2010, 12:24 PM
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i usaually charge $30 for 3 gallons but if i am installing alot then i give the customer a discount on the shrubs
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