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2nd year in operation 2013

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by ADVANTEC LAWNS, Dec 5, 2012.

  1. ADVANTEC LAWNS

    ADVANTEC LAWNS LawnSite Member
    Messages: 122

    well we are starting o get closer to the next cutting season. pretty much got everything paid off.:drinkup: seriously thinking about a price increase next year. too many of this past years accounts were extreamly low. some people have been telling me that you charge dollar a minute ? true???
     
  2. dKoester

    dKoester LawnSite Gold Member
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    With that nonsense I can calculate what you make per year. 1$ a minute, what a joke. Solo guys may use that and think its good money for just starting out. Well its not. Here's why. With tight routes you can get 4-5 lawns done per hour @ $40+ per lawn= 160 on the low end per hour gross. 2 man crew.
     
  3. caseysmowing

    caseysmowing LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,137

    This is true but starting out you don't have enough clients for two people all day or even half a day. Because 4 yards a hour would be 32 yards a day for a grand total of 1280.
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