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Old 06-08-2012, 06:13 PM
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Old 06-08-2012, 08:25 PM
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hahhaha....takes a lot of time? yes.....wish you could get rid of? well, then you got yourself a problem....
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Old 06-08-2012, 09:04 PM
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Old 06-28-2012, 03:31 AM
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Leaf removal, its a pain in the but. Maybe if I had a truck loader vacuem it wouldnt be bad but thats a long way away.
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Old 06-28-2012, 06:16 AM
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I wish I could get rid of ghost estimates, new guys calling for a bs quote to get your pricing or fert program. Also people that want advise not an actual quote.
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Old 06-28-2012, 07:15 AM
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I am with the guys that say mowing/working. I spend most of my time billing. My brother does the billing/hr/expenses and revenues. I have a worker who does the mechanical work. I bill along with the over guys.

BS estimates are a pita. I just try to attract a lot of them and just say it could be from here to here from what you describe. Is that out of your budget. Also, I try to stay away from estimating jobs for people with the same first and last name....
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Old 06-28-2012, 12:57 PM
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reloading trimmer line in the trimmer and re-filling gas in everything.
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