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specialtylc

LawnSite Bronze Member
I just came back this afternoon from the bid opening at our airport. 544,926 sq. ft. lawn areas . 371,150 sq. ft. barked shrub beds.
30 weeks mowing,shrub trimming, tree pruning,fert&weed spray 4 times,pesticde spray trees& shrubs 2 times, Weed control in shrub beds,trash pickup,
Here are the bids including 8.1% sale tax.
$36,778
$42,526
$52,028
$76,832
$91,909
$93,979
I didnt bid this year because I knew it would be a waste of time.We did this job 3 years ago. Its a open bid so every year these Co.s keep trying to under bid each other.
 
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specialtylc

LawnSite Bronze Member
I did it three years ago before they added about 40% more turf & shrub beds. Also we had only about 10 % of the shrubs to trim then. We did it for $28,000. It took us 14 man hrs to mow then.
 
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