edging job

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by JTS lawn care, Aug 16, 2003.

  1. JTS lawn care

    JTS lawn care LawnSite Member
    Messages: 64

    i got a call from a guy who wonts some edging done wonts me to reput the metal edging in and straighten it out more better. The job would take around 2 hrs to complete. was just wondering what i should charge to do this i thought about $110. any suggestions would help.
  2. Team Gopher

    Team Gopher LawnSite Platinum Member
    from -
    Messages: 4,040

    HI JTS,

    I am sure others will reply but here is a quick thread to give you more insight.
  3. GLAN

    GLAN Banned
    Messages: 1,647

    Sounds fair if you get it at that price. What if it takes you 3 hours?
  4. JTS lawn care

    JTS lawn care LawnSite Member
    Messages: 64

    he told me to just come and do it and to charge him a fair price for doing it. if it took 3 hour i would charge a little bit more. but shouldnt take that long i use the edger for my trimmer to make a trench for the edging to go into.

    DUSTYCEDAR LawnSite Fanatic
    from PA
    Messages: 5,132

    u better tell his the price before u start his idea of a fair price might be different than yours
  6. dvmcmrhp52

    dvmcmrhp52 LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Pa.
    Messages: 4,205

    I agree with PJ,unless this is a regular customer tell him a price first.
  7. gramps

    gramps LawnSite Member
    Messages: 241

    :blob2: :cry: :alien: :blob3: :angry: :confused: :blob2: :drinkup: :gunsfirin :dizzy: :sleeping: I agree with you. Do the job and charge what you can.That way you could half the price and still over charge.

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