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Old 08-20-2009, 11:18 PM
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we dont bag lawns.. except for spring and fall cleanups...

explain to the customers why bagging removes nutrients from the lawn, that side discharging will allow them to need less fertilizer.....during the spring growth, i would rather double cut a lawn... then bag it.... faster, looks better.. and no worries about disposel of clippings....
this is what I've gone to as well. Bagging takes more time and hurts my bottom line.
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Old 08-22-2009, 12:59 PM
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do a single pass mow. get the trimmer out and do all your trimming. do another single pass mow. I have found that this will give the grass a little dry time and not clump as bad on the second pass.
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Old 08-31-2009, 12:03 AM
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i bag if they want, other wise i mulch it down or cut it up and get it up.. i try to take it all.. nothing nowhere..if possible.. wind and cars can change your plans and sometimes , well.... if they got woods i mulch it down first.. i want to be presenting a professional image at every turn.. in a perfect world i would own nothing but walkers..but..

like tracy said i charge different prices depending on how my clients want debris handled.. but always but always i strive for curb appeal.
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Old 08-31-2009, 12:17 AM
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With leaves in the fall- Grind it till you can't find it.
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Old 08-31-2009, 10:59 PM
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With leaves in the fall- Grind it till you can't find it.
I sometimes do that, but it just looks best if it is cleande at the end in my oppion
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Old 09-01-2009, 04:05 PM
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Leave them IF AND ONLY IF you're using a mulching mower. I only pick up clippings when warm season grasses are dormant.
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Old 09-01-2009, 04:06 PM
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Oh.....and leaves, you definitely need to take them with you. It's just not professional to leave them.
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Old 09-07-2009, 06:00 PM
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i discharge and if i have to bag, a couple of my customers have space in the woods on the edge of their property where i can dump. i never leave it in bags on the curb though
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Old 09-07-2009, 06:08 PM
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i discharge and if i have to bag, a couple of my customers have space in the woods on the edge of their property where i can dump. i never leave it in bags on the curb though
I mow in a suburban area so we do not have woods, I have been taking more and more lately( if the bag is not filled consider it gone, I can use it later
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Old 09-07-2009, 06:09 PM
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Oh.....and leaves, you definitely need to take them with you. It's just not professional to leave them.
since I am getting a trailer soon I beilve i will just take em
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