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anyone from MI can you help

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by shawnMI, May 20, 2003.

  1. shawnMI

    shawnMI LawnSite Member
    Messages: 16

    Hey I am from Michigan and I need some help in starting my own lawn care company next summer. I need help with the fundamentals. For example how much to charge, how to bid and give estimates to the customers, billing etc. if anyone from Michigan that is willing to show me that would be great just let me know.

  2. William Camp

    William Camp LawnSite Member
    Messages: 91

    Where are you in Michigan maybe i can help
  3. shawnMI

    shawnMI LawnSite Member
    Messages: 16

    i live about an hour from you. i live in the howell, brighton area. i would be willing to drive an hour for help.

  4. William Camp

    William Camp LawnSite Member
    Messages: 91

    Giveme a call after the holiday weekend and I'll try to help you.

    :) William Camp Fourstar Lawnscaping
    email; wcamp@power-net.net :blob3:
  5. tiedeman

    tiedeman LawnSite Fanatic
    from earth
    Messages: 8,745

    I just think that it takes a lot of experience over time to price something. I feel that there isn't a right or a wrong way, only your way. And once you figure it out, it may take some years, you will be a happy person
  6. philjobe

    philjobe LawnSite Member
    Messages: 1

    Just look at the size of the lawn, the person you are giving the estimate too,and what you are willing to except. You may even get additional referrals. Do it with bulk

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