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View Poll Results: Do you walk through grass or stay on concrete?
Save the grass, walk the few extra feet, stay on the sidewalks. 23 65.71%
Screw the grass, save the few extra seconds, cut thru the grass. 12 34.29%
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Old 03-02-2010, 08:53 PM
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Cut through grass to hand out Marketing Information?

Do you guys walk through the grass door to door when handing out flyers, door hangers and the such? Like a postman on foot does?

Or do you stay on sidewalks and driveways?

I personally have always stayed on the concrete as I find it disrespectful to walk through the yard of someone you do not know.
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Old 03-03-2010, 12:35 AM
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I went with save the grass, but it really depends on the area that im hitting up. if im in a area i can get 60+ a lawn you bet your but im not cutting through the grass, now if im in a area that i will pull 30 a lawn i may or may not cut through, i guess it depends on my mood and bed placement also plays into my choice, I will not walk through flower beds, climb retaining walls ect.

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Old 03-03-2010, 12:55 AM
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i say screw the grass, normally i respect property, but in this case you are talking more than a few extra feet when you are dealing with a couple thousand hangers.
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Old 03-03-2010, 12:59 AM
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i try my best to no cut through the grass!

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Old 03-03-2010, 03:46 AM
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If people would get upset if I walked on their grass to talk to them, HTF am I supposed to do the maintenance on their lawn. Petty little fascists can find someone else to enslave.
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Old 03-03-2010, 08:45 AM
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well I don't hand door hangers so I cant answer this . But I do try and stay on the side walks. There is a bank that i use some times and there grass next to there side walk is dead from every one walking on it !!!!
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Old 03-12-2010, 07:33 PM
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i try to please people by staying off the grass
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Old 03-13-2010, 01:04 AM
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Agree with greendoctor 100%. I'll walk on the sidewalk/walkway on maybe 1 out of 100 yards, if it is a nice lush lawn. Especially if you are handing out thousands of flyers or brochures
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Old 03-13-2010, 01:05 AM
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the homeowner prolly doesnt want you walking threw their yard
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