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Old 02-16-2002, 12:28 AM
Homeworks Homeworks is offline
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Question Fall & Spring Clean Up

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Do most of you guys offer some type of spring and/or fall clean up.

And if you do, what does it consist of, and what do you charge???
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Old 02-16-2002, 12:41 AM
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Our crews do both services... i consists of cleaning up leaves and fall-yard debris (sticks, acorns etc.) We also can remove leaves from property too with the VAC attachment to the truck.

We charge $35.00 per man hour. With a (1) hr minimum.
We charge $16.00 per yard of leaves removed (after vac'd up)
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Old 02-16-2002, 01:10 AM
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Basically the same deal as Bryan. In Spring, I use the JRCO rake on the front of the mower to loosen leaves,etc, clean-up, re-edge all the walks, curbs and driveway, edge and cultivate the beds, and put down fert/pre-emergent. Fall clean-up starts after Halloween and we work until about Christmas. Rates are basically in line with Bryan's.
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Old 02-16-2002, 01:33 AM
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We do both spring and fall clean-ups. We push our fall clean-ups as our specialty. We charge about the same per man hour plus a dumping fee, for disposing of the leaves we sucked up.
You can make as much money in the fall, cleaning up leaves as you can in half the summer cutting.
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Old 02-16-2002, 09:10 PM
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AL Inc, when do you usually begin your spring clean-ups. Also, where on the island are you located.

Thanks, Carl
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