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Slice Pricing

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by americanlawnartists, Sep 10, 2006.

  1. americanlawnartists

    americanlawnartists LawnSite Member
    Posts: 24

    I just bought a brand new Lesco Renovator, and was wondering what a rough pricing per 1000 sq foot for renovation with tall fescue would be. I was going by the rate of around $60/1000 sq ft.....and does anyone have good turn out without restarting the lawn with herbicide, just scalping really low. I've got a client that isn't too fond of chemicals. Thanks
  2. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 13,496

    If it's got decent grass (however little bit it is), that would be fine to leave it and go over it. It is when it's full of weeds and/or nasty stuff that we spray it off. We get around 70-75 dollars per thousand, here.
  3. americanlawnartists

    americanlawnartists LawnSite Member
    Posts: 24

  4. somo1

    somo1 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 152

    Don't forget that if you spray for the weeds you need to wait about 3 weeks before reseeding. Unless you are using Round-up then you can quicker. I usually get 75/k but this year I dropped to 60/k to get more customers to repair/thicken their lawns after our hot,hot,hot dry summer.

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