Pricing Estimation Formula Question

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by Keith P, Sep 28, 2004.

  1. PLM-1

    PLM-1 LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Sounds identical to my rate!
     
  2. JDavisTexas

    JDavisTexas LawnSite Member
    from DFW
    Posts: 42

    Just curious- is that mowing square footage or including the base area of the buildings?
     
  3. Grass Gator

    Grass Gator LawnSite Member
    Posts: 122

    Square footage of lot (from the plat maps if available).....and no major obstables.
     
  4. derek1

    derek1 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 112

    Hey Randy can I get a copy of that excell formula emailed to me derekknight1@hotmail.com I am to looking for a pricing go by.

    Thanks
     
  5. neatbynature

    neatbynature LawnSite Member
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  6. mikestr

    mikestr LawnSite Member
    from Toronto
    Posts: 87

  7. Greenside Landscaping

    Greenside Landscaping LawnSite Member
    Posts: 14

    use winzip then upload the ziped file on to here or you can send it to ryan@greensidelandscaping.com and i can zip it for you

    Ryan
     
  8. Greenside Landscaping

    Greenside Landscaping LawnSite Member
    Posts: 14

    here is the hourly cost spead sheet for anyone that wants a copy thanks to Randy J
     

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  9. Randy J

    Randy J LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,124

    Thanks Ryan. If anyone has any questions on it, please let me know @ rdj1@iland.net. Some fields have calculations so be sure to look before typing. And you'll need to come up with the number of weeks you expect to work per year, fuel economy of your equipment, etc. Should give you a pretty good idea of what your costs are per hour though, so now everyone can be sure they aren't losing money out there sweating their butt off!
     
  10. Axl

    Axl LawnSite Member
    Posts: 233

    I completely forgot about this thread. I tried to get the file from here but my computer tells me that is corrupted or something. If you get a chance could you send it to superflyry1@aol.com
     

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