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1/2 acre yard

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by BGS Lawn care, May 22, 2006.

  1. BGS Lawn care

    BGS Lawn care LawnSite Member
    Messages: 9

    How long would it take for one person to do a spring cleanup on a 1/2 acre yard. Bushes in front of the house need to be cleaned of leaves. the lawn would have to be dethatched and clened of stick and debris. I know these jobs wouldn't be done this time of year, but I'm curious how long it takes some of you. Thank in advance for all answers.
     
  2. Cahsking

    Cahsking LawnSite Member
    Messages: 111

    I did something like this last week. It took me alone about four hours. There were two large beds with smaller trees and shrubs, and three small beds. I removed leaves, weeded, trimmed shrubs, and mowed. I'm guessing you could dethatch in the same amount of time I mowed with a 36" and 21".
     
  3. BGS Lawn care

    BGS Lawn care LawnSite Member
    Messages: 9

    thanks for your imput!
     
  4. PMLAWN

    PMLAWN LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,534

    About 1/2 the time it would take to do a 1 acre yard
     

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