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How Much to charge?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Lawn Maintenience, Oct 18, 2004.

  1. Lawn Maintenience

    Lawn Maintenience LawnSite Member
    Messages: 9

    I do a lawn which takes three hours to do and it is roughly 12,000-13000 sq ft but the owner lets me use his deere and cyclone rake to pick the clippings up im curious how much i should charge right now i charge 60 a cut but i think i could go higher and no one else probablyu would want to cut this piece of property
  2. BMFD92

    BMFD92 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 694

    I would charge 35 an hour since you are using his machines if you are using yours charge 45. That is what i would charge.
  3. KathysLGC

    KathysLGC LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,345

    3 hours for 12-13000 sq ft?!!! What size deck is on the deere? Is there a ton of trimming involved?
  4. Lawn Maintenience

    Lawn Maintenience LawnSite Member
    Messages: 9

    around a 40 or 48 but its hilly and its not square many obstacles its a pain and lots of grass to empty it take like 3 times to empty and that adds up to .5 hr

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