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Leaf Cleanup in the woods

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by longislandlawn, Apr 29, 2014.

  1. longislandlawn

    longislandlawn LawnSite Member
    Messages: 143

    How much would you charge to clean out a 150 by 75 area of a wooded
    lot.It will include a leaf cleanup in ivy for most of the area is ivy, taking down a 65ft tree and a couple of small trees.
  2. 32vld

    32vld LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,984

    Hard to say. Leaves do not blow out of Ivy vines that easy. Will customer accept less then 100 % of all the leaves being removed.

    Clean up a wooded area is a vague description. Just leaves, thorn bushes, brush, what is the lot suppose to look like when done?

    Bare ground?

    If a clean has not been done in years then there will be a huge load of leaves that will have to be cleaned up. Making this clean up at least double the work on a maintained property of similar size.
  3. Armsden&Son

    Armsden&Son LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,358

    Got any flix?
  4. alldayrj

    alldayrj LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,790

    I did a similar sounding job for 3500, we took out almost 60 yds of brush trees and leaves. Brought the bobcat along for that one

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