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Old 05-11-2013, 01:31 AM
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Location: Eastern KS
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Originally Posted by Mike Leary View Post
I once looked at a possible install, nice place, on the water. As I did a walk-through I noticed the grounds looked like a million bucks, turf and plantings. The would-be client said he used Gardena oscillators & timers for turf and the wife took care of the plantings. As he had a very shallow well, I told him unless he wanted to drop big bucks, he had no need for me. I gave him my card and bailed. Couple of days later, I get a note from him with a hundred dollar bill enclosed. His note said, "you are the only contractor I've ever met that talked me out of spending money."
My hats off to you bud! Its rare to come across people that look out for the best interest of others rather than their own wallet.
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