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Old 10-17-2012, 08:07 PM
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I "had" a customer that had a bunch of little dogs that nipped on everyone's heel's. I was warned. Then one day, WOT with the trimmer. The man thought it was funny, his wife no so. They had got me several time's but, when my wife went over to collect money from them and got her I thought well the next time I'll fix them. For the next two years the dogs never come off the porch. As for as the rooster goes- "No I haven't seen him".Maybe you could do the trimming there with a bush cutter head on your trimmer? OFF WITH THE HEAD!
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Old 10-17-2012, 08:33 PM
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Maybe you could do the trimming there with a bush cutter head on your trimmer? OFF WITH THE HEAD!
Defending yourself is one thing, but I don't think the guy would appreciate having the head of his **** cut off by his landscaper.
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Old 10-17-2012, 11:34 PM
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Defending yourself is one thing, but I don't think the guy would appreciate having the head of his **** cut off by his landscaper.
We'll leave the beheading duties to the rancher.
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Old 10-18-2012, 01:38 AM
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one lawn guy i know had a customer come out and start complaining about how high the grass got, he told her its been raining alot, she didnt want to hear it and told him he should hire more people then, he told her just to go back in the house.
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Old 10-18-2012, 01:43 AM
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i know a guy (not saying who) who told a lady it was $300 to clean out beds and weed etc, she said I was thinking it would be more like $40/$50. he pulled his wallet out and handed her a $50 and said "here you do it" customers face- PRICELESS
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Old 10-18-2012, 09:03 PM
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That's a good one!!

One of my favorite lines when a customer asks for the impossible is to tell them that I'm a landscaper, not a magician. When they tell me they're on a fixed income, I get all excited and say "really, can you fix mine for me?"
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Old 10-19-2012, 10:15 PM
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I usually try to keep anything personal out of the conversation, I put the filters on when kids or women are around.
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Old 10-20-2012, 09:21 PM
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the filters???
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Old 10-20-2012, 09:54 PM
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Profanity, cursing, rude remarks. anything that doesnt pertain to their property or needs.
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Old 10-21-2012, 06:50 AM
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I usually try to keep anything personal out of the conversation, I put the filters on when kids or women are around.
and you only do this when kids or women are around?
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