look at this trim!!!

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by prizeprop, Mar 1, 2006.

  1. prizeprop

    prizeprop LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 822

    some trim job,trying to keep out of pool.



  2. prizeprop

    prizeprop LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 822

    Some more of another house.

    denver bld before pics 2004.jpg

    denver bld before pics 2004 a.jpg

    denver bld after reno 2004.jpg

    denver bld after reno 2004 a.jpg
  3. LLandscaping

    LLandscaping LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,016

    You did a great job trimming, did you do it all with gas trimmers. It looks like it would be tough to keep the clippings out of the pool.
  4. prizeprop

    prizeprop LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 822

    We usually use a tarp held by 2 other workers and what ever falls in the pool we have a system of having one guy blowing the top of the water with a backpack blower and it gets a current going towards one end of the pool. Everything usually floats and when the current gets it to the one end of the pool another guy uses a skimmer and skoops it out. All done with redmax gas trimmers.
  5. G.M.Landscaping

    G.M.Landscaping LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 939

    The before and after pics are great. I enjoy doing those kind of jobs, where you can make a dramatic improvment on existing shrubs and trees.

    I hope you got paid good for that pool work. That job would of sucked.
  6. sheshovel

    sheshovel LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,112

    Great work..for sale clean-up huh?Love the waterfall and the pool and the way that whole back is landscaped.Do you mind if I ask how much you charged to do the front?
  7. prizeprop

    prizeprop LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 822

    Actually, the house with the front yard was just purchased , we trimmed,re-edged beds,mulched and replenished river rock accents for $2500. The other house with the pool we charge $40 a man hour , the whole property front and back was invoiced for 5men x 9.5 hrs= 47.5 man hrs portal to portal. $1,900.
  8. zim bob the landscaper

    zim bob the landscaper LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,706

    looks like u took your time on that property nice work keep it up.:)
  9. qualitylawnmanagement

    qualitylawnmanagement LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,000

    That's what I was going to say use a tarp. Nice job very nice job..

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