General tractor mowing is somewhat of a sprawling term which can mean many things. In this article we will give a broad explanation of all that is covered by the term “general tractor mowing.” If you have further questions, feel free to give us a call . . . Keith’s Tractor Mowing . . . at (817) 991-4318.
THE SIZE OF THE JOB
Acreage mowing equipment can handle large jobs and ultra large jobs, from one acre to large acreage literally spanning miles.
It also handles smaller jobs such as HOA mowing, pipeline mowing, land clearing, and general contractor mowing.
Let’s put it this way: if it is a job larger than a push-mower can reasonably handle, and there is room for the tractor to be maneuvered, it is then a general tractor mowing job.
WHO NEEDS TRACTOR MOWING SERVICES
Those who might need general tractor mowing services are many: general contractors, home owners, farm owners, HOA boards, city governments, country governments, developers, and landscapers to name just a few.
HOW OFTEN DO YOU NEED TRACTOR MOWING DONE
That is completely up to the customer. Most tractor mowing companies will do a one-time mowing job, a weekly, a bi-monthly, or a monthly service, depending on the specific needs of the customer and the operating budget of that customer.
WHAT DOES IT COST?
It is impossible to discuss pricing and cost for specific mowing services in an article like this one. Every large-scale job is different. Are there obstacles which must be dealt with while mowing? Will some brush hog mowing be necessary? How long will the job take? What is the going rate for general tractor mowing in your area?
Commercial mowing bids can be all over the ballpark.
We can give you a figure, say $50 per hour, but that figure may be completely inaccurate for your job and your region. The best you can do is ask around and obtain several quotes for the job you wish done.
INSIST ON LIABILITY INSURANCE
Tractor mowing, by its very nature, involved the use of large piece of machinery, and large machinery can cause damage no matter how experienced the operator is. For that reason all reputable general tractor mowing companies carry liability insurance. Our company, Keith’s Tractor Mowing, carries $1,000,000 General Liability Insurance to safeguard against any possible mishap while doing a job. If you have a tractor mowing company, or you are thinking of hiring one, make sure general liability insurance is a part of the discussion.
EXPERIENCE, EXPERIENCE, AND MORE EXPERIENCE
We cannot over-emphasize this point: if you are hiring a general tractor mowing service, go with experience. You may pay a bit more for it, but you will be happy you did. It is easy to find a fly-by-night mowing service which will do the job for less, but experience counts greatly when we are talking about acreage mowing, government mowing, HOA services, or simply a large farm mowing job.
Those are the basics when talking about general tractor mowing jobs. As mentioned before, if you have questions, feel free to contact Keith’s Tractor Mowing, a trusted name in general tractor mowing in the Fort Worth, Texas area.