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Old 07-01-2012, 09:32 PM
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I have the greatest customers EVER! tell us what clients have given you??

I have had some wackos but i drop them mad quick..but for the most part I have really really nice down to earth good hearted people, Mabye its because i always go the extra mile for them without any thought of reward and I am always being given stuff!! mostly large amounts of food or an old push mower that dosnt work heh.. but this week was great!!!! I was given an old craftsman rider I think its a 36 inch I have no use for it but i can pull the engine and stick it on my 32 inch Exmark that just blew up!! and the mother of all gifts a DR brush mower with a 30 inch Snow blower attachment thats a 3000$ machine!!!! with only 34 hours!! I am very happy!!

Side note if anyone notices the missing rear glass im fabbing a electric roll down window for the back glass on one of my 250s going down the Highway feels AMAZING!!

anyhoo what have people given you



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Old 07-01-2012, 09:54 PM
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My Grasshopper was given to me by one of my first mowing customers i ever had. Still runs and cuts great!

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Old 07-01-2012, 09:58 PM
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One of my regulars gives me a bottled water every time I cut.
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Old 07-01-2012, 10:09 PM
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One of my regulars gives me a bottled water every time I cut.
I've got one that does that too. Exactly one

I do have a couple that give random stuff that they would otherwise be throwing away. Some decent scrap money has come from it.
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Old 07-01-2012, 09:56 PM
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One of my customers of about 10 years gave me 5000 dollars for my daughter to start up a college fund. A year later and I still can't believe it, never saw it coming
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Old 07-01-2012, 09:58 PM
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I've been given mowers, random $100 bill tips,money to take my wife out of fine dining,keys to vacation homes in places I can't afford to fly to, black eye & cold drinks!
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Old 07-02-2012, 01:18 AM
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I've been given mowers, random $100 bill tips,money to take my wife out of fine dining,keys to vacation homes in places I can't afford to fly to, black eye & cold drinks!
A black eye? ... interesting.


Not a customer, but I have a standing invite to some islands in the South Pacific... but yeah, I would need travel money
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Old 07-02-2012, 10:48 AM
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I have ONE guy also that brings me out an ice cold (6oz?) water every time, had one customer ask me to get rid of 2 'junk' adirondak chairs, I repainted them, and still have them on my deck.
One guy when he's home gives me an ice cold bud.
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Old 11-10-2012, 12:08 PM
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a headache and hospital bill !!!
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Old 11-10-2012, 03:57 PM
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Today I was given a 20lb. propane tank.
Brand new and full.

Now if someone would give me some steaks I'd be set.
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