View Full Version : Lowballers

03-04-2008, 10:08 AM
Hay all"

Wanted to post about an issue I WAS having.

there's this kid downn the street, that cuts grass, " about 22 yrs old" some how he has a beef with me, NO problem. nothing seroius,

he has a homeowner ZTR toro. the kind you get at home deopt,
anyway last week I seen him mowing at my local gas station, using a NEW toro push mower,

Us being a small town I know the owners of the gas station.
I go in and tell the owner WOW you must have balls the size of beach balls.
he looks puzzled, I tell him that having a uninsured kid mowing is asking for trouble.

He said he got this kid cheep, I tell hime YES but just wait untill he pops a 12 or 13 hundred dollar window. or strikes a child with a rock.

this is a high traffic station. allways busy. He ask me how much woud I charge. I gave him a bid of 125.00 a Cut...
Looks like it would take 20 to 25 minutes to cut it, because of the high traffic and potenchal for glass breakage.

So the next day I returned to find glass broken.

and YUP you got it, it's a little over one thousand dollars.
and sure enould this kid has NO insurance....

life sometimes is bitter sweet....

03-04-2008, 10:12 AM
125 per cutfor 20 min! Wow I must be a lowballer then and do have insurance. YA WHOO Hit 100!!

03-04-2008, 10:17 AM
well, 1 less you have to worry about this year i guess. looks like he will be selling his NEW toro :laugh:

congrats greenbay on your 100th post!

03-04-2008, 10:23 AM
[QUOTE=bohiaa;2188502]So the next day I returned to find glass broken.


Hmmm.... Sounds suspicious:laugh:

03-04-2008, 10:24 AM
hahahha :laugh: lmao

259 toro
03-04-2008, 10:35 AM
You guy kill me there is enough grass for everybody.

03-04-2008, 10:37 AM
IZ THAT ALL YOU CHARGE $125 BUCKS FOR A 20 MIN JOB.........:hammerhead:

03-04-2008, 10:44 AM
You guy kill me there is enough grass for everybody.

no theres not. its all mine! mine!!!!!!

259 toro
03-04-2008, 10:53 AM
Where I stay houses are going up so fast I can't keep up.

259 toro
03-04-2008, 10:55 AM
Don't forget about the young bull an the old bull.