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Old 03-06-2011, 02:26 PM
tallrick tallrick is offline
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A friend gave up lawn and landscape to start beekeeping. With high gas prices, increasing regulations and more refugees mowing the lawn business makes no sense. Strangely I am not seeing homeowners returning to mow their own though.
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Old 03-06-2011, 05:50 PM
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I haven't seen a problem to much. For me it seems as people are putting in more hours at the office, they look at there weekend as more of a time to relax with the family are are willing to let go of a little money so that they don't have to spend more time wirking outside
Why do people not respect us as they do other tradesmen? Because every Tom, Dick, and Harry doesn't think he can be a plumber or electrician!
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Old 03-06-2011, 06:11 PM
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How can I quit there are no jobs out there
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Old 03-06-2011, 07:17 PM
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Seems out here that the only thing people dislike more than paying money is mowing the lawn themselves.
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Old 03-08-2011, 10:49 AM
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That's because there are so few clients like you describe. The top 10% hold a huge majority of the wealth. Only in Switzerland is there a larger wealth imbalance.
That trickle down effect seems to be a deception eh?
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