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alpine692003
02-15-2005, 10:03 PM
I love full service accounts for residential people, I would much rather do full service accounts for residential then commercial :)

I have about 4 residentials locked on the full service, I'd like to get more customers like that instead of the one time customers!

LB1234
02-15-2005, 10:05 PM
Just curious...what does your 'full service' include?

alpine692003
02-15-2005, 10:11 PM
Lawn services weekly visit
lawn fertilizer 4 times a year
annual aeration
flowerbed maintenance two times a month
re-edge flowerbeds on a weekly visit
shrub fertilization 2 times per year
shrub/hedge trimming 2 - 4 times per yer.

thats some of the services, if you want to know more PM me.

General Grounds
02-15-2005, 10:51 PM
:blob3: ABSOLUTELY. i will only do your home if its full service. lawn, chem, spring-fall cleanup. id rather do 100 full service than 200 lawn maint. the check is much nicer every month. tony

alpine692003
02-15-2005, 10:57 PM
Yes, I'm doing 50/50 residential and commercial accounts.

The guys seem to like mix up residential and commercial, you can spend 8hrs on a commercial site all day doing the same work. I give the guys a break and switch up the scenary for them.

prizeprop
02-16-2005, 12:18 AM
spring cleanup
weekly cutting
lawn apps
trimming shrubs
mulch
fall cleanups

Green lawns
02-16-2005, 01:37 AM
You are correct! The more full service residential accounts you have the better. The customers are great to work with. Anything they want to do for landscaping they call us first to see if we can take care of them. Full service residential's bring them on!

alpine692003
02-16-2005, 01:50 AM
Yes, and you know where you are going and what you have to do..

ie) fert this account today, so you fert all of them today!

walker-talker
02-16-2005, 05:44 AM
Full service accounts are particularly good if you are solo.

LB1234
02-16-2005, 11:36 PM
Re-edge flower beds every week? I'm assuming you don't actually have to do it each week unless you have an extremely invasive grass. Thanks for the feedback btw.

alpine692003
02-16-2005, 11:42 PM
Nah, if it really requires it then we do..

scarr133
02-21-2005, 03:37 PM
what do you charge for your spring and fall cleanups, and what all do you do? Thanks