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Old 03-24-2014, 11:33 PM
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all round base price??

There has gotta be a base hourly rate for small time part timer like me for mulching and spring and fall clean ups. Any opinions?
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Old 03-24-2014, 11:37 PM
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I'm really small and give people a great deal (what most call low balling, which is correct) and I charge about 20-25-30 hope it helps
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Old 03-24-2014, 11:39 PM
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I'm really small and give people a great deal (what most call low balling, which is correct) and I charge about 20-25-30 hope it helps
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do u have anyone help you ever?
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Old 03-24-2014, 11:59 PM
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No not really, every once in a while one of my brothers and I will do a job together
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Old 03-25-2014, 12:30 AM
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I see you STILL haven't figured out your cost of doing business. It doesn't matter if your Mulching, mowing or standing on one leg pulling clovers out of the ground. You should have cost of doing business +fuel or no fuel. why is his so hard to understand?
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Old 03-25-2014, 12:32 AM
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I see you STILL haven't figured out your cost of doing business. It doesn't matter if your Mulching, mowing or standing on one leg pulling clovers out of the ground. You should have cost of doing business +fuel or no fuel. why is his so hard to understand?
Cost of operating for this job= nothing but my labor
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Old 03-25-2014, 12:37 AM
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Cost of operating for this job= nothing but my labor
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That doesn't make sense
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Old 03-25-2014, 12:38 AM
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So the customer is picking you up from your home and bringing the mulch as well? I'm a little confused as to how it's all labor.
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Old 03-25-2014, 12:44 AM
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Actually customer is a great friend she is also the piano teacher of a few of my siblings, and we only delivers it once then she kept making trips to lowes to get more shrubs and got mulch while she was there. And also actually yes, she actually did pick me up two of the three times I went because she was already right here
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Old 03-25-2014, 12:45 AM
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I mean no disrespect to scag2015 , but I just saw on his profile that he is 13 so I'm not really gonna listen to his business advice. As far as XXGround controlXX he has posted multiple, multiple times on pricing. Many people have given him great advice. He refuses to listen. He does not know his cost of doing business/operating . I am only trying to help him
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