Number of accounts

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by MGMII, Nov 15, 2003.

  1. mikeg8575

    mikeg8575 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 8

    my company does 325 residential lawns per week. I have one, 3-man crew and one 4-man crew. each crew has 3 mowers. On a week with now problems(which everyone here knows is rare) they finish tues-fri. All accounts are close, within a 7 mile radius. Planning a good route is the key!
     
  2. MGMII

    MGMII LawnSite Member
    Posts: 14

    Hey Mike, Thanks for the input. Wow, you got 325 accounts in a 7 mile radius, good for you! And I agree planning a good route is key. Just wondering, how many hours per day do your guys work?
     
  3. IRRITECH

    IRRITECH LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 945

    Look at it from a different perspective. We look for about $70K per employee. The fewer accounts you can do that with the better.
     

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