Originally Posted by cpllawncare
I'm doing just the opposite, I would rather do hardscapes than maint, maint is all about volume go go go all the time, not to mention there's no where near the margins in maint there is hardscapes. We'll always have some maint for cash flow, but not 100%. I found a pretty good mason so I want to keep him busy anyway. I guess that's the great thing about being your own boss you can set things up anyway you want pretty much.
Our lifestyles/goals are just different. I mow 7-8 yards a day and am done by 1 pm...i then go have a few beers at the local sports bar. My fiancee' is also self employed. We have it made IMO.