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Old 06-09-2009, 05:48 AM
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Does anyone do just weedeating?

Is there anyone on here who does only weedeating? I was thinking about an ad saying I will do weedeating. I was thinking this might get me some one time business or maybe more. Has anyone tried this?
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Old 06-09-2009, 06:09 AM
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I have a customer that I just edge for. If your just starting its a good way to get your name out.
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Old 06-09-2009, 06:13 AM
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I have three customers that I just line trim for. Like DaughtryLC said, it's a good way to get your name out, however, if the lawn looks like crap, then maybe you don't want your name attached to it, lol.
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Old 06-09-2009, 09:09 AM
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Bad idea to advertise for it.
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Old 06-09-2009, 09:36 AM
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No. I don't really like the way they taste.
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Old 06-09-2009, 10:25 AM
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I have one that I just trim for.
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Old 06-09-2009, 10:51 AM
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The problem I see with doing just string trimming, is if you schedule them in a way that best suits your route and they happen to not be consistent on when they mow.
Now edging wouldn't be a problem, but I don't like to trim unless the lawn has been mowed first.
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Old 06-09-2009, 11:07 AM
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I have one account I just string trim for, and another I just edge for.

The string trimming acct takes 1 guy 3 hours to do. My edging acct is right across the street and takes about 45 minutes. They are LARGE properties. Both are done EOW.

I explained the schedule to both of them, and they are OK with it.

These will be the ONLY 2 accounts I do this for.
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Old 06-09-2009, 11:57 AM
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No. I don't really like the way they taste.

Hilarious!!
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Old 06-09-2009, 06:12 PM
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I offer brush clearing. I will clear overgrown areas with a chainsaw and trimmer equipped with a blade or heavy string. Sometimes a walk behind brush cutter for big areas. I will not just weedwack arond flower beds and such for someone though.
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