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Opinions on upcoming job please

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by Florida Gardener, Sep 26, 2008.

  1. one of my customers told me today she wants me to weed her property and then mulch. i can try and explain the scope of the job:

    weed around 9 or so small palms that are roughly 3' in diameter(the "circle of dirt that surrounds the palms), weed in 4 beds total( 2 are decent size, 1 is medium,1 is small.) and then she wants me to mulch all these areas. Here's my question. My hourly rate is $50/hr for any kind of labor i do that is obviously not regular cutting. Do i bend a little on the hourly rate to get the job for sure or stick to my guns on 50/hour(i obviously dont tell my customers about my hourly rate). Any help is appreciated.

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