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Old 06-21-2007, 05:05 PM
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Edging

Do you guys edge at all your customers at every visit? How many times would you say to edge at a customers house?
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Old 06-21-2007, 05:08 PM
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I edge all of my customers every time that I come; that is how you build a good reputation and make your lawns look the best: consistent edging! I'm a little confused by you second question, though.
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Old 06-21-2007, 05:29 PM
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I meant if you dont edge at a customers house every visit how many times in the month then do you edge there once a month, every 2 weeks....sorry bout that
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Old 06-21-2007, 05:35 PM
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Every time. It looks awful if you leave it, especially if they have nice, thick turf. If it barely grows, it might not be too bad, but its still noticeable. I don't want my customers to think that I'm half-assing the job they pay me well to do.
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Old 06-21-2007, 06:11 PM
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every visit..... I have one Customer, a single Parrent, she's having it rough.
she ask me NOT too edge, and then reduce her price down 5.00..
I " being the nice, handsome, and loveable guy that I am " do it anyway...
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Old 06-21-2007, 06:51 PM
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Bohiia what a nice guy you are..hahaha...I was asking this because i read on here some guys dont edge every visit.....
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Old 06-21-2007, 07:20 PM
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Bohiia what a nice guy you are..hahaha...I was asking this because i read on here some guys dont edge every visit.....
Yea I kno,,, I think I read that post tooo.... to b honest I think it looks like crap with out edging....
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Old 06-21-2007, 07:45 PM
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I edge every time I cut.
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Old 06-21-2007, 08:05 PM
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Using a Tanaka edger....every other week...When you edge every time, it tends to dry out the edge and not really cut the grass...skipping a week lets the grass grow over just enough to give it that fresh straight cut..........I feel bad for the guys doing it weekly...my edges look soo much nicer....and I get paid a lot more than they do
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Old 06-21-2007, 08:08 PM
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I should add...make sure you blow out the dirt so the crack is nice and dark..while blowing any debrismore than 1 foot in from the edge
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