time estimate

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by raymow, Aug 4, 2001.

  1. raymow

    raymow LawnSite Member
    from tampa
    Posts: 18

    i have the labor time handbook but i dont see what i am looking for .
    subject: trimming vibrum shrubs---------------
    how much time for x amount of area?
    this is to based on a light trim.



    TIA RAYMOW:cool:
     
  2. CSRA Landscaping

    CSRA Landscaping LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,232

    ... on the person, the equipment, and the shrubbery. How fast are you? Is your equipment going to be able to keep up with you? How tall are the shrubs? Are they easy to get to? How much waste will you have in trimmings? Can it be 'swept under the rug,' so to speak? Your light trim may not be the same as mine :D . There have been some good posts on trimming shrubs before, here's a good one to read over. Try the search function if you don't see what you're looking for in here. Luck!
     
  3. HBFOXJr

    HBFOXJr LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,712

    You gonna trim (shear) or prune (selective by hand)? No different than any thing else of comparable size for the same type of work.
     

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