Do you guys have a specific charge for garbage cans / bags

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by christoff, Mar 11, 2005.

  1. christoff

    christoff LawnSite Member
    Posts: 139

    say you have either a regular residential account or a multi townhouse commercial property and they ask you or leave a garbage can or a bag of leaves. Do you guys charge if its not in the contract? if so how much per bag /can?
  2. Jason Rose

    Jason Rose LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 5,858

    I will tack on a little extra if the leaves and stuff is in bags, I try to not be a trash truck, but for a good customer I will take some bags of leaves. Only trouble with bags is that I have to empty them into my truck so I can take them to the dump, no bags allowed in the compost pile! I think the charge is just relative to the PITA factor. if you are already there and it's not much trouble then a few bucks make it ok. If they want a special trip made then you have to do some figureing, or say you will get it another day...

    I hate doing that kind of stuff too..

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