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Old 09-28-2011, 03:05 PM
sprayman110 sprayman110 is offline
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Here is a chart you can use to figure your "AcresPerHour"

If you know the acres of an area you mow, then see if the time is the same for you.
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Old 11-24-2011, 04:53 AM
FoghornLeghorn FoghornLeghorn is offline
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If you don't know your costs, your productivity rates for your equipment, how to price your work other than "I'll bid a little less than it costs them", then you've already failed at this business.

Stop thinking the only way to get work is to beat the last guys price. That's a sure fire way to bankrupt yourself, run your equipment into the ground, and turn your life into a living hell...
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Old 11-24-2011, 11:44 AM
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$25 an acre up to 5
$20 an acre 5-10
$15 an acre over 10
but its more of a sliding scale

60'' Gravely pro-turn 29 hp
60" Exmark lazar 23 hp
48" Snapper pro walk behind 14 hp kawasaki
21" Lawn boy
echo blower trimmers etc.
2005 Ford ranger v 6 4x4
Go O's
Go Raven's
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