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Old 09-13-2012, 07:03 PM
Bhplyler Bhplyler is offline
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Gutter Cleaning Request

One of my customer's is asking to get his gutters cleaned.

Do you, as a landscaping company, do this? What price range do you usually charge? Any special tips on how to clean it the most efficiently?
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Old 09-13-2012, 07:29 PM
jhawk60 jhawk60 is offline
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I just did one today, $1.00 per lineal foot for 60' of gutter. Low slope on the roof (about a 4:12) so I just walked it with the small nozzle on the backpack blower. Took about 10 minutes including setting up the ladder.
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Old 09-13-2012, 07:29 PM
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GreenI.A. GreenI.A. is offline
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double check with your insurance carrier, most general liability policies for landscape don't cover the use of ladaders, and if they do they usually only cover ladders to 6 feet or so.
Why do people not respect us as they do other tradesmen? Because every Tom, Dick, and Harry doesn't think he can be a plumber or electrician!
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Old 10-13-2012, 09:58 AM
acculawnsystems acculawnsystems is offline
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Gutter Cleaning Request

Insurance is key. If you fall it is your health that is on the line.
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Old 10-13-2012, 04:46 PM
agrostis agrostis is offline
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I'll bet your insurance won't cover you for gutter cleaning. If you fall off the roof, and you live, it's all on you.
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