Old 12-16-2005, 09:20 PM
allinearth allinearth is offline
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Big fish

Does anyone frequently bid on larger landscape and irrigation projects? I'd say larger as in 50k +. How do you determine your limit?
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Old 12-17-2005, 08:50 AM
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you determine your comfort zone by the number of employees you have and the size jobs you have done.
dingo tx425 and lots of attachments.
8 Vehicles
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bobcat T200
way too much other crap
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Old 12-19-2005, 03:31 AM
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$185,000 was highest bid ever. big walmart expansion. local low ballin co did it for about 2k profitt, probably. i been fixin a lot of their jobs, so im waitin for the call. had a few others over $50k, but those went to that lowballin co, or else the customer was smokin crack and thought it could be done for a couple hundred $$$. ive even bid on $100k/year mow/maint jobs, but again, the desperate people that like to limbo do it as their full time job.

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