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Making a flowerbed bid price?

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by CDJLANDSCAPING, Mar 22, 2004.

  1. CDJLANDSCAPING

    CDJLANDSCAPING LawnSite Member
    Messages: 8

    I have a potential customer that wants me to make a flowerbed that is approx 643 sq feet. She wants me to till the exisisting grass and then edge and mulch. A little advise would great.
    I was thinking about using landscaping plastic and just kill the grass underneath but i guess she wouldnt be able to plant flowers.

    GO ORIOLES
     
  2. BW4486

    BW4486 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 243

    Rent a sod cutter to remove grass, plant plants, put down pre emergent, mulch and go..

    Rental cost + materials + $ per man hour = total cost
     
  3. CDJLANDSCAPING

    CDJLANDSCAPING LawnSite Member
    Messages: 8

    thanks alot. helps alot
     
  4. BW4486

    BW4486 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 243

    Good luck cdj..........
     

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