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Need help with first real commercial bid

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Lawnman J, Mar 9, 2012.

  1. Lawnman J

    Lawnman J LawnSite Member
    Messages: 87

    Thanks in advance to all that respond,,I have to bid on a nursing home that has about 3.5 acres ..it has 2 creeks that run through it,its all divided into small sections and has a ton of trimming,road frontage(600'),parking lots, islands ,2 creek beds the building ,25 trees a 500' fence line and a side walk that is another 300' just looking for a fair price,I was thinking $250 am I way off?I think 2.5 hours maybe 3 thanks a bunch
     
  2. dhill4547

    dhill4547 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 12

    If a 1 person job I think your close on your bid. If have help maybe around 175 to 200.
     
  3. Lawnman J

    Lawnman J LawnSite Member
    Messages: 87

    Thank you for the help
     
  4. Zachary McCollum

    Zachary McCollum LawnSite Member
    Messages: 10

    I think that's a good price, but don't lower your price if you hire help. Keep the same price.

    Zachary McCollum
     
  5. Lawnman J

    Lawnman J LawnSite Member
    Messages: 87

    Thanks Zachary
     

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