Need help on town mowing bid

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by utterway landscaper, Apr 2, 2005.

  1. utterway landscaper

    utterway landscaper LawnSite Member
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    im about to sumit a bid on a town community grounds and park the grounds consist of 3.5 acres and 1.3 they are both flat and they want a flat rate for the season im a one person crew have 2005 exmark hp 52 echo trimmer and blower the whole job can be done with rider and trimmer no walk behind or push mower needed any suggestions would be helpful.
     
  2. pjslawncare/landscap

    pjslawncare/landscap LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,410

    Dont know all your exspences, but this is about what I would do
    3.5 acre mowed at $50 per acre = $175 per cut
    1.3 acre mowed at $50 per acre = $65 per cut
    If your season is 27 weeks, multiply per cut figures by 27 for your flat rate
     
  3. PROCUT1

    PROCUT1 LawnSite Platinum Member
    from TN
    Posts: 4,909

    THEN TAKE 1/3 OF THIS PRICE AND PUT YOUR BID IN.....CAUSE THAT PROBABLY CLOSE TO WHAT IT WILL GO FOR
     

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