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Old 08-09-2012, 04:04 PM
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Burnie Burnie is offline
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Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: South Central Florida
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I tried postcards and door hangers when I first started my business, spent a lot on getting them, postage, gas, labor, would not bother with it again.

I think most do like I do, postcard in the mailbox, goes in the trash without even looking at it, door hanger on the door when I get home, also goes in the trash without even looking at it. Spam in my email, trash, banners popping up ON LAWNSITE, closed without even looking to see what they are. We are ALL overloaded with advertisements trying to get your business, so we tend to ignor them.

I am at the point now where I am growing good by word of mouth, but it took years of hard work and happy customers to get here. Good luck with whatever you do.
Owner/Certified Operator
Lawn Treatments (fert, weeds, insects), Interior Pest Control, Termite Control, Bee & Wasp Control.
Started doing Pest Control in 1992, Started my own business in 2006.
2006 Ford F250 Super Duty, 300 gallon Split Tank, D30 Pump, Honda 5.5
2006 Chevy Silverado 1500, 100 gallon tank, Pumptec 12v Pump
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