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Explaining Mulching vs Bagging to Customers

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by mastruck04, May 9, 2011.

  1. ralph02813

    ralph02813 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Male, from Charlestown, RI
    Messages: 1,041

    I agree. Best kept secrets to mulching is regular cuttings, height adjustment, sharp blades and know the lawn.
     
  2. 32vld

    32vld LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,983

    What you think you have gained you lose time to empty your bag/s, and then the drive time to the landfill, then time to unload. And you took all of the nutrients away instead of putting them back into the soil.
     
  3. TriCountyLawn

    TriCountyLawn LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,517


    I have gained cause I charge properly. Clippings get dumped on my property and far as nutes go. Thats why they pay for a fert program. :drinkup:
     
  4. TurnerLandscape

    TurnerLandscape LawnSite Member
    Messages: 19

    40% of your nutrients can be obtain from decomposing clippings
     

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