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How much for 6.2 acres

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by birddseedd, Apr 8, 2013.

  1. birddseedd

    birddseedd LawnSite Silver Member
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    How much to do a 6.2 acre lot. no trimming. just empty lot.

    iv got a 62 toro and 58 walk behind for backup.
     
  2. KrayzKajun

    KrayzKajun LawnSite Fanatic
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    Hmmm i would be in the $350-400 range. But thats using my tractor w/ 6' bush hog.
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  3. goel

    goel LawnSite Member
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    Rough, smooth? How many cuts a year?
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  4. birddseedd

    birddseedd LawnSite Silver Member
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    I haven't seen it yet. it should be pretty smooth though. 25 cuts per year.
     
  5. birddseedd

    birddseedd LawnSite Silver Member
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    400 seems alot for an hour and a half work. 266 per hour. you actually get people to pay that?
     
  6. 205mx

    205mx LawnSite Silver Member
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    I could see that. Tobring out and operate a tractor.
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  7. KrayzKajun

    KrayzKajun LawnSite Fanatic
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    Yep. I do one the first week of every month 0.6/ acres. $150/cut. Im also cutting the stuff "lil johnny lawnboy" cant do with his home cheapo ztr.
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  8. birddseedd

    birddseedd LawnSite Silver Member
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    i want to make 266 bucks an hour
     
  9. birddseedd

    birddseedd LawnSite Silver Member
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    I can see alot for a one month thing because you need bigger equipment for taller grass

    this job will be a weekly mow that i do with my 62 toro
     
  10. KrayzKajun

    KrayzKajun LawnSite Fanatic
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    Even weekly with ztr, i would be in the $200/cut range.
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