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Old 09-05-2010, 12:56 PM
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30 thousand square feet to install

This lady killing me she wants to buy the sod. And just pay to install kind of worries me.
Canít ask for money up front Iím buying no material.
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Old 09-05-2010, 01:02 PM
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What's the big deal? Install the sod and bill her.
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Old 09-05-2010, 01:08 PM
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This lady killing me she wants to buy the sod. And just pay to install kind of worries me.
Can’t ask for money up front I’m buying no material.
This is actually a perfect situation. I normally wouldn't be a huge fan but you will have virtually nothing out of pocket. Have her give you a deposit up front. Tell her you need a deposit for labor and operating costs. Another thing, I've never installed sod without needing any loam. I would assume you will need loam. If she doesn't want to do it then don't do the job. If there are any isssues at all with the sod....it's on her. she bought it.
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Old 09-05-2010, 01:09 PM
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What's the big deal? Install the sod and bill her.
What was your biggest sod job you did?
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Old 09-05-2010, 01:11 PM
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This is actually a perfect situation. I normally wouldn't be a huge fan but you will have virtually nothing out of pocket. Have her give you a deposit up front. Tell her you need a deposit for labor and operating costs. Another thing, I've never installed sod without needing any loam. I would assume you will need loam. If she doesn't want to do it then don't do the job. If there are any isssues at all with the sod....it's on her. she bought it.
You have a good point there
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Old 09-05-2010, 01:13 PM
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What was your biggest sod job you did?
What does that have anything to do with your question? Put the sod in and bill her for your labor. Why is this even an issue for you? If you think the client won't pay then walk away.
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What was your biggest sod job you did?
me @ 12ksquare feet. Most people dont have the dough to do 30k square feet. 90% of homes we do work on are 500k- 1 mil but still don't want to spend that kind of money. Not on their lawn anyways.....money better spent doing hardscaping and hydroseeding with a good fert program. no instant gratification but you can achieve the same results over time.
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Old 09-05-2010, 01:17 PM
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What does that have anything to do with your question? Put the sod in and bill her for your labor. Why is this even an issue for you? If you think the client won't pay then walk away.
See thatís what tells me you havenít been in business to long with no offence
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Old 09-05-2010, 01:20 PM
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me @ 12ksquare feet. Most people dont have the dough to do 30k square feet. 90% of homes we do work on are 500k- 1 mil but still don't want to spend that kind of money. Not on their lawn anyways.....money better spent doing hardscaping and hydroseeding with a good fert program. no instant gratification but you can achieve the same results over time.
You probably right let me suggest it to her on hydro seeding
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Old 09-05-2010, 01:22 PM
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See thatís what tells me you havenít been in business to long with no offence
Really ... because this thread screams noob to me.
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