...And there you have it...from a Lawnsite member as well as some Fert & Squirt companies' customer. I do not raise my prices every year. Like someone else said, this will eventually catch up especially with your long time customers. Nothing worse than losing a long time loyal customer over the issue of price.
Wanna look like a real schmuck?...try saving them by then offering a price cut for them to stay with you.
"The Poor Fish" circa 1930's: The Poor Fish wouldn't have been caught if he'd known enough to keep his fool mouth shut.