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Old 09-23-2011, 01:01 PM
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leaf removal, best blower vac?

i have recently started a lawn business are going ok however i have been asked about leaf removal services from some of my clients last year i just raked, took forever. any suggestions on leaf blowers/vacs. I only have 3 people that i have asked if you have any suggestions about advertising they are welcome. Thanks for you assistance, its greatly appreciated.
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Old 09-23-2011, 01:16 PM
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My recommendation was one post down from yours http://lawnsite.com/showthread.php?t=361615
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Old 09-24-2011, 08:02 AM
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i have recently started a lawn business are going ok however i have been asked about leaf removal services from some of my clients last year i just raked, took forever. any suggestions on leaf blowers/vacs. I only have 3 people that i have asked if you have any suggestions about advertising they are welcome. Thanks for you assistance, its greatly appreciated.
Billy goat blowers all the way get at least a 13hp or force 13 heavy and fuel hog but pushes serious leaves dude be a man push that fu#$er. Vacs, don't screw around with billy goat or giant vac look at xtreme vacs. I got a liquid cooled 27hp kawi on my xtreme vac with 6 blade guseted. This thing is a beast sucked my cell phone outta my hoodie pouch.
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I really like the billy goat blowers/vacs
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Old 09-25-2011, 09:57 PM
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Old 09-25-2011, 10:03 PM
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i have recently started a lawn business are going ok however i have been asked about leaf removal services from some of my clients last year i just raked, took forever. any suggestions on leaf blowers/vacs. I only have 3 people that i have asked if you have any suggestions about advertising they are welcome. Thanks for you assistance, its greatly appreciated.
Don't waste your money on a handheld blower vac. In the time you'll spend fighting that thing you can rake and tarp. I can say that because I tried just what you are talking about. Save up and buy a billy goat vac or a little wonder.
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Old 09-25-2011, 11:06 PM
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Or just get a mulch kit and mulch 95% of your lawns.
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because most customers expect more from a service, and when you collect the leaves it looks nicer==== more business
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because most customers expect more from a service, and when you collect the leaves it looks nicer==== more business
That's not true at all.
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