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Proper Sequence For The LCO

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by JOEWOOD, Jun 2, 2005.


    JOEWOOD LawnSite Member
    Messages: 146


    Where would most of you start on this contract?

    Joe... :dizzy:
  2. Green Pastures

    Green Pastures LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,457

    That place obviously get's premium care.

    You need to be able to fertilize and provide weed control.

    Also use high quality equipment.

    Lot's of time is spent just keeping those shrubs in line.

    Look at the edge around the beds, it's perfect.....

    They are willing to pay for seasonal color, that's a great sign.

    I'd start by figuring your cost's to maintain the grounds. Square foot of turf. Area of beds to mulch. How many plants to trim. How many plants for seasonal color. How much fert. How much squirt. Leaf clean up.

    That's a high dollar contract, I'd love to get that.

    More pics please!
  3. daveintoledo

    daveintoledo LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,587

    fert program (sub if not licenced)
    mowing cost
    bed edge maint
    schrub and bush maint
    flower maint/weed control in beds
    irrigation maint ?

    looks like most of the hard work is done, the instilation, very nice looking place...
  4. Jpocket

    Jpocket LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,281

    I would first have to stop drooling...then go from there
  5. Jpocket

    Jpocket LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,281

    I'd have to buy a metro 21' for that place...
  6. Toy2

    Toy2 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,924

    Sears 21" will do.....................not!!!lol....damn that place looks sweet......how do you get/keep the bed edge so perfect????
  7. ProCare Lawn Service

    ProCare Lawn Service LawnSite Member
    Messages: 167

    nice place!
  8. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,497

    Those small shrubs look as if they are done often with a small electric shrub trimmer - one handed type. That's the only way to get that perfect and clean. High maintenence all the way down the line. Nothing wrong with that.
  9. jeffex

    jeffex LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,933

    is this your work!!? if so congrats!! what is your question exactly. are you taking over this property? if you done did this and your looking to brag about this work you deserve many accolades
  10. ChadA

    ChadA LawnSite Senior Member
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