Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Travis Followell, Nov 15, 2004.

  1. Travis Followell

    Travis Followell LawnSite Silver Member
    from KY
    Messages: 2,206

    When figuring a mowing bid should I add the cost of the liabiblty insurance to the bid or should I just take it out of my hourly mow rate which is $50 hr. for me. I'm solo.
  2. o-so-n-so

    o-so-n-so LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Alabama
    Messages: 1,218

    It comes out of your hourly rate. Its part of your operating costs. (General Overhead) Direct costs should be included in the bid.........materials used for that particular job.
  3. absolutelawnman

    absolutelawnman LawnSite Member
    Messages: 83

    That should be included in overhead which should bring you to your hourly rate needed and then ability to bid

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