looking at my options for next year

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by JCLawn and more, Jul 21, 2013.

  1. JCLawn and more

    JCLawn and more LawnSite Fanatic
    from MI
    Posts: 5,204

    I think this is what is keeping from my 800-1000 a day gross right now. I can't belive I've never thought of this. I feel soo freaking stupid. Like today I have a run that takes 12 hrs and I gross $600 by myself and if I take help I can do it in 8. Now I own 2 trucks, and what not, soon to be three. I figure I have to make $308 a day solo to break even. $450 with 2 guys. Now by myself I can gross $400-500 easy, but if I run with another guy I can only gross $600ish. If I ran another truck I should see gross in the $700's and my cost would go up to around $500 in a 10 hour day. My company profit would be $200 a day if I considered myself an employee and payed myself $15 a hour.
     

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