Spring Clean Up..

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by Mrk'sLawn, Apr 12, 2006.

  1. Mrk'sLawn

    Mrk'sLawn LawnSite Member
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    I picked up a new account for Bi/Monthly mowing and a Spring Clean up. The property is around 20,000 sq ft with a lot of leaves, twigs and sticker bushes around the entire property. What are some of the best ways to do a Clean Up Job? What equipment is essential? Should I bag everything? I'm just starting out in the biz so all help/advice is much appreciated..

  2. EPIC

    EPIC LawnSite Member
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    maybe rent a vac to bag up the leaves and use your back back blower to blow them into a pile . if u have that type of blower
  3. Mrk'sLawn

    Mrk'sLawn LawnSite Member
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    I guess I could use a Brush Cutter attachment for the sticker bushes..
  4. Freddy_Kruger

    Freddy_Kruger LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,064

    Are you power raking?

    I haven't done any, season is just starting here, but I got customers lining up now, I don't have a Vac. Wasn't planning on getting one either though I could see where it would be handy.
    I figure If I power rake, then mow it with a bagger, that should do the trick.
    I also got a power broom for the sand and gravel left over by merlting snow banks.

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