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plucka
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Backyard is about 100sqm

Grass is knee deep in places

Those weeds are up to neck height

Clippings can be dumped in garden beds

Front yard is smaller and not overgrown, about 15mins work tops for the front.

Grass is mostly dry.

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Posted 02 November 2018 - 01:47 PM

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Let me guess; you quoted a reasonable price and the response indicated that it was too high?
Posted 02 November 2018 - 02:43 PM

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No my quote was agreed to, although he wanted future cuts done monthly which I responded I only do maximum fortnightly during growth season.
Posted 02 November 2018 - 03:15 PM

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$100

And I'd ask for another $200 to hedge those overgrown trees.


Posted 02 November 2018 - 03:23 PM

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Stuff that.At a monthly cut i wouldn't give a catch ever & don't.Would consider a muclmow with rideon since yard is pretty small.

I don't catch over grown so at a guess now that i know you've got a customer.Pay cash for first cut as above pic shows & so long as i can use riedon on the rear about 80nz if however i was feeling generous around xmas time i'd catch it for say $150 perhaps i may drop to 120 for cash (front & back)..As a permanent & with rideon mulchmow i'd say about 20mins tops for whole job fortnightly. Over here i'd charge around 35..Keep in mind we can't charge what you guy's get away with over there & certainly not in south auckland too many poor people


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Posted 02 November 2018 - 03:25 PM

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Side gate no room for a ride on, well not anything bigger than 30inch


Posted 02 November 2018 - 03:53 PM

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A 217/mulchmaster should bowl that over pretty easy and $100 sounds good.


Posted 02 November 2018 - 05:25 PM

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I quoted $120,  ending up taking me exactly 1 hour.

 

First pass with trimmer to knock down the tall stuff.

2nd pass with toro timemaster bagging on highest setting, bout 10 bag fulls

3rd pass down to medium height with side shute open

4th pass with bag on again to collect one more full bag

 

Was a good test for the timemaster and it kicked arse, spent more time trimming and edging than actual mowing, even with 3 passes.

 

Oh that big mound in the back garden, bush turkey nest.  

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Posted 02 November 2018 - 05:36 PM

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Its not very big, $60 to $80 for the back yard Id just cut it once or twice with the MM on side discharge. No catching and wouldn't even mention catching. 


Posted 02 November 2018 - 05:43 PM

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nice work mate


Posted 02 November 2018 - 06:40 PM

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Nice work mate your quote was spot on too We would have quoted the same ammount.
Posted 02 November 2018 - 06:45 PM

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About double the standard regular cut of the same lawn
Posted 02 November 2018 - 07:46 PM

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yeah, I'm impressed with the result... 

I under quoted for a similar job today...  I hate when i do that ...lol


Posted 02 November 2018 - 08:56 PM

B.L.T.H ....Brake late, Turn hard


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Good to see you blew all of the leaves off the pavers. $90 to $110


Posted 03 November 2018 - 01:11 PM

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Good to see you blew all of the leaves off the pavers. $90 to $110

Agree although best practice is clean pavers first, mow second.


Posted 03 November 2018 - 01:39 PM

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Yeah $80 to $100 for me, sidethrow and then maybe mulch or sidethrow again depending on mood, lol.

 

You did a nice job though and good quoting.


Posted 03 November 2018 - 02:16 PM

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Yeah for $120 cash I was happy to bag it and dump in the garden bed, no way I would take that much grass away with me though.


Posted 03 November 2018 - 02:36 PM

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Good to talk honest pricing. 

 

Nice job to Plucka. Better than I would of left it.


Posted 03 November 2018 - 07:16 PM

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Thumbs Up

Nice clean finish and a fair price for quality work


Posted 05 November 2018 - 10:56 PM

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That looks really good. Nice work. Price seems fair to me too.


Posted 08 November 2018 - 12:40 PM




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