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Now this is low bidding

Discussion in 'Bidding & Estimating' started by MSsnowplowing, Jan 24, 2013.

  1. MSsnowplowing

    MSsnowplowing Senior Member
    Messages: 761

    Ran across this.

    Sham Shield Powerwashing is now offering snow plowing and removal in the following towns, Windham area, Vernon, Coventry, Bolton Manchester, South Windsor, Danielson, Putnam, Dayville and Brooklyn for the very low price of $25.00 a pass regardless of the size of the driveway.


    $25 a pass regardless of the size of the driveway.

    How in the world can you make money, maintain your equipement, buy your insurance, gas, salt, etc... doing business like this?
  2. mike6256

    mike6256 Senior Member
    Messages: 286

    Define "Pass" ?

    If they are referring to a driveway taking three passes to do the job $75 and its clear then I can see it.
    Otherwise, its their loss..... Remember you can't fix STUPID!!
  3. MSsnowplowing

    MSsnowplowing Senior Member
    Messages: 761

    You know I bet your right, I should have thought of that.

    Still half asleep need more coffee :drinkup:

    Good call
  4. jrs.landscaping

    jrs.landscaping Senior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 722

    If it is $25 per push I wish he travelled further north, I'd have him do my driveway :D
  5. ducaticorse

    ducaticorse PlowSite.com Addict
    from we
    Messages: 1,426

    Guy who owns the biz is in the millitary, m ost likely a specialist rank. Hes probably just out of the Army and doesn't yet know how to run a profitable business. Hell learn soon enough.