Mulch and prune 43 trees & bushes

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by Armadillolawncare, Sep 21, 2006.

  1. Armadillolawncare

    Armadillolawncare LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 570

    Can anyone give me an idea of how they would bid mulching & pruning 44 trees and bushes. The mulch I would use is bagged hardwood which is going to run me 2.10 per bag. Each bag is 2 cubic feet and I will use 2 bags per tree/bush. The pruning is going to be light pruning as needed, mainly pruning dead, damaged or touching limbs. How would you bid this?
  2. corey1977

    corey1977 LawnSite Senior Member
    from maine
    Messages: 261

    well lets see u have 44 tress with 2 bags of mulch 88 bags x 2.10 would be 184.80 lets say 185.00 plus how long it takes u to prue the trees u got to firgure what your hourly rate going to be
  3. Wolfie's L&L

    Wolfie's L&L LawnSite Member
    Messages: 211

    I would try getting your mulch at a cheaper price by buying it in bulk.


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