Register free!
Search
 
     

The Green Industry's Resource Center


Click for Weather
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 07-25-2011, 11:40 PM
LoweJ82 LoweJ82 is offline
LawnSite Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Springfield IL
Posts: 292
m h landscaping services..... anyone delt with them before?

I had a call from them never heard of them before and was wondering if anyone had any experience in dealing with them?

Has anyone actually worked for them? if so how did it turn out?
__________________
Lowe Landscaping & Excavating

04 duramax crew cab w/flatbed

21", 33" WB, Trimmer & blower let the lowballing begin yes I have chainsaws big & small, polesaws & more..... if it's orange & white it turns me on


Landscaping Design, Installing both Hard & Softscapes
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 07-26-2011, 12:27 PM
LoweJ82 LoweJ82 is offline
LawnSite Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Springfield IL
Posts: 292
anyone even heard of them?
__________________
Lowe Landscaping & Excavating

04 duramax crew cab w/flatbed

21", 33" WB, Trimmer & blower let the lowballing begin yes I have chainsaws big & small, polesaws & more..... if it's orange & white it turns me on


Landscaping Design, Installing both Hard & Softscapes
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10-31-2011, 03:01 PM
fiber_tek's Avatar
fiber_tek fiber_tek is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Helena, Montana
Posts: 29
Just saw your post. I have been working with them since September. They seem to be good to work with. I just answered an ad on Craigslist and they got back to me about a week later and started with 3 properties in my town and then it got bigger and ended up doing about 2 dozen every couple of weeks in town and out of town. It is part time for me and the money seems to be in the out of town properties since they pay mileage, and the really far properties they pay for gas and mileage. I am happy working with them.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 02-05-2012, 12:04 AM
mjstef mjstef is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Flathead Valley Montana
Posts: 140
Quote:
Originally Posted by fiber_tek View Post
Just saw your post. I have been working with them since September. They seem to be good to work with. I just answered an ad on Craigslist and they got back to me about a week later and started with 3 properties in my town and then it got bigger and ended up doing about 2 dozen every couple of weeks in town and out of town. It is part time for me and the money seems to be in the out of town properties since they pay mileage, and the really far properties they pay for gas and mileage. I am happy working with them.
Your kidding right?? You can mow, bag, trim, edge and take photos for these prices up to 15,000 sq ft???????

(from Craigslist here)

MH Landscaping and services is seeking reliable individuals to maintain unoccupied properties. Most of the work we do consists of lawn maintenance. To work with us, you would need to have reliable access to the equipment necessary to complete each job. This equipment includes a lawn mower, weed eater, digital camera (smart phone is acceptable) and reliable internet access. Visit us at www.mhlands.com and select >Home >Available Positions for more information.
Attached Images
 
__________________
1995 F350 Crew Cab 4x4 5spd PSD with Fisher EZ-VEE plow.
1994 F250 Regular Cab 4x4 Slusbox 351 gasser.
2012 Grasshopper 725D T6 with 52" Mulching and 61" Side Discharge/Bagging decks.
2009 Encore FZ48 Front Mount Side Discharge & bagger.
3 Ariens LM21 Commercial walk behinds.
Echo SRM28 trimmers.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 05-02-2012, 10:48 AM
mjstef mjstef is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Flathead Valley Montana
Posts: 140
LOL! There advertising up here again. Guess whomever they had went broke already......
__________________
1995 F350 Crew Cab 4x4 5spd PSD with Fisher EZ-VEE plow.
1994 F250 Regular Cab 4x4 Slusbox 351 gasser.
2012 Grasshopper 725D T6 with 52" Mulching and 61" Side Discharge/Bagging decks.
2009 Encore FZ48 Front Mount Side Discharge & bagger.
3 Ariens LM21 Commercial walk behinds.
Echo SRM28 trimmers.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 05-07-2012, 11:12 AM
sweetcutgrass sweetcutgrass is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: da. u.p. ,mi
Posts: 28
i may be new to this fourm but i just got an email from these guys and had some sticker shock when i read the prices ..i wanted more work but i wanted to make money doing it .
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 05-07-2012, 03:58 PM
mjstef mjstef is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Flathead Valley Montana
Posts: 140
Quote:
Originally Posted by sweetcutgrass View Post
i may be new to this fourm but i just got an email from these guys and had some sticker shock when i read the prices ..i wanted more work but i wanted to make money doing it .

They are NOT looking for professional lawn companies. They are looking for hacks with a pushmower in the trunk of a geo metro...............
__________________
1995 F350 Crew Cab 4x4 5spd PSD with Fisher EZ-VEE plow.
1994 F250 Regular Cab 4x4 Slusbox 351 gasser.
2012 Grasshopper 725D T6 with 52" Mulching and 61" Side Discharge/Bagging decks.
2009 Encore FZ48 Front Mount Side Discharge & bagger.
3 Ariens LM21 Commercial walk behinds.
Echo SRM28 trimmers.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 05-07-2012, 04:18 PM
sweetcutgrass sweetcutgrass is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: da. u.p. ,mi
Posts: 28
i think i just seen a metro with pushmower in it drive by house . lol
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 05-11-2012, 12:22 AM
mjstef mjstef is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Flathead Valley Montana
Posts: 140
Quote:
Originally Posted by sweetcutgrass View Post
i think i just seen a metro with pushmower in it drive by house . lol
Hell at the prices quoted, you would have to drag the mower behind your bicycle..........
__________________
1995 F350 Crew Cab 4x4 5spd PSD with Fisher EZ-VEE plow.
1994 F250 Regular Cab 4x4 Slusbox 351 gasser.
2012 Grasshopper 725D T6 with 52" Mulching and 61" Side Discharge/Bagging decks.
2009 Encore FZ48 Front Mount Side Discharge & bagger.
3 Ariens LM21 Commercial walk behinds.
Echo SRM28 trimmers.
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 07-17-2012, 12:52 AM
J Hackbert J Hackbert is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Round Lake Beach, Illinois
Posts: 2
re: MH Landscaping

MH Landscaping has a contract to landscape the property adjacent to mine. The building and land at 2345 Greystone, Round Lake Beach, Illinois, are owned by BankAmerica (or Bank of America), not sure of the precise name of the bank. The property's yard and patio area have become an unsightly mess with weeds as high as my waist. The weeds from the property have grown and/or been blown under our side of the common fence. I have seen a MH Landscaping crew mow through the middle of the back yard and leave a wide uncut swath along both the fence and the patio. I took photos on June 23 and July 16 to document the issue, but have had trouble uploading them. Will try to post photos tomorrow.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump





Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1998 - 2012, LawnSite.comô - Moose River Media
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:57 AM.

Page generated in 0.07997 seconds with 10 queries