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Old 01-27-2004, 10:03 PM
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Trimming Bushes

Making my first bid ona commercial property tomorrow which will include trimming bushes!! Just wondering how many times in a season do you trim bushes and in what months. Thanks

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Old 01-28-2004, 11:17 AM
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I trim 2 times a year, once in spring (when i do the spring clean up) a once in the fall.
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Old 01-30-2004, 02:56 PM
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Hi ToddS,

If you know the type of bush, you can do a quick search to see how often they need trimming.
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Old 01-31-2004, 12:06 PM
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I'm just starting out too,Todd,but to keep shrubbery looking nice around here(I live in S.C.) it needs to be trimmed more than twice a year,especially if it's been raining alot and/or the customer does alot of watering.A bare minimum would be once at the beginning of the season,once at the end and at least once(probably twice)in between,IMHO.Good luck.
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Old 01-31-2004, 08:28 PM
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I average 12-14 trims per season with no cleanup
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