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Old 09-30-2011, 09:33 PM
andyslawncare andyslawncare is offline
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I ask clients for 50-70% upfront on large jobs. Small jobs are payment on completion, some jobs are inlcuded in monthly maintenance contracts.

I have also asked for nothing down, but several payments upon completion of each item on very large jobs.

Every job over $1,000 per year is under contract.
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Old 10-03-2011, 01:56 PM
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Glenn Lawn Care Glenn Lawn Care is offline
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I always get a 50% down payment on a project and the other 50% due either upon completion of the project or the end of the month.
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Old 11-03-2011, 04:28 PM
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