Handy Checklist for bidding yearly landscape maintenance contracts

Bid Specifications

  • the contract time frame
  • spring and fall clean-up details
  • areas to be mulched
  • the number of shrub and tree trimmings you want included
  • the number of weekly cuttings for the season
  • fertilization needs
  • any special areas of concern
  • is there irrigation?

The package itself should include

  • the written specifications
  • a plot map outlining the boundaries of the property
  • a request for references
  • the name of a contact person whom the landscape representative can call with questions regarding the scope of the work
  • a deadline for the bid

Download The Bidding Checklist