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hedge trimming, how much to charge

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by Collegepro, Apr 27, 2006.

  1. Collegepro

    Collegepro LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 382

    what is the going rate for lets say a small business with about 20-25 shrubs no more than 3-4 ft tall...whats the going rate to trim and clean up? Im kinda new with the trimming of hedges so just wondering what everyone else charged...thanks
  2. topsites

    topsites LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 21,653

    Too general, need more stuff:

    - All in a row or independent?
    - Type of shrub would help.
    - How much debris expected (ok to guess for this, a little, a lot).
    - dispose of debris onsite or haul away?
  3. Collegepro

    Collegepro LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 382

    ok, well do you charge by each bush or by the hour, or how long it takes you to do the whole job?...or what...for example, you do a business with 50 shrubs how much do you charge, or say you do a residential home with 15-20 bushes how much do you charge
  4. Collegepro

    Collegepro LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 382

    sorry about that, most of them are all in a row, and then a few indies, and then i will have to haul of the debris when finished, and most are boxwoods and a few wiegelas and also a think a few spyreas (SP), and the clipping will be about medium

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