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Big Job

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by yards ahead, Mar 27, 2003.

  1. yards ahead

    yards ahead LawnSite Member
    Messages: 2

    hey guys i could use some help on this one. A landscape contractor wants to sub work out to me. All hes needs me to do is cut the grass, they are going to do the rest fertilizing bed maint.
    from what i know the other comp. cutting it before had 3 men maybe 4. (16hrs to finish 2 mowing a weed wacker) My question is what kind of price could i be getting per cut.
    Note: some ares are irrigated and the rest will burn in the Summer
  2. Heavenly Green

    Heavenly Green LawnSite Member
    Messages: 171

    With 4 guys working a 16hr day Id say a minimum of 1,600. but Id want more like 1,920. to 2,250.
  3. gogetter

    gogetter Banned
    Messages: 3,256

    I'm kinda confused by the post. It's in the "just starting in business forum", yet your profile says you've been in business for 7 years?

    Do you have 3-4 employees to handle this large job? :confused:

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