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how much to charge for mums

Discussion in 'General Industry Discussions' started by Guzzo856, Sep 15, 2010.

  1. Guzzo856

    Guzzo856 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 295

    how much do you charge to install 6
     
  2. CLARK LAWN

    CLARK LAWN LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,526

    what do they cost and how long will it take you?
     
  3. Guzzo856

    Guzzo856 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 295

    30$ for 6, probably45 min, landscapers around here are charging 150
     
  4. Gmgbo

    Gmgbo LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 382

    Even though the job is small I would charge $100 to show up and then maybe $30 to plant six. +materials. I figure $100 extra into any quote I give to cover the expense of getting men and equipment there. $150 if we have to bring the skid steer or mini.
     
  5. Guzzo856

    Guzzo856 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 295

    im trying to be cheap so i can get a good customer base for the spring
     
  6. starry night

    starry night LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,531

    And each of those customers will continue to expect cheap.
     
  7. Guzzo856

    Guzzo856 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 295

    well they can epect all they want, but if they want dirt cheap on their cuts i wont do it
     
  8. TheGoat

    TheGoat LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 273

    Cuts are the in, extras are extra.
     
  9. cut level

    cut level LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 295



    Then why would you want to be dirt cheap on this?
     
  10. Gmgbo

    Gmgbo LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 382

    If they only have money to plant 6 mums I dont see much more profitable work comming from it
     

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