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Old 02-13-2013, 12:11 AM
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Subscribing, I really want to know how well this works. It's too bad you're not down south and could get it out in the next couple of weeks and if it works I could try it out when it warms up here.

Where will you keep a massive bulk deliveries, I can't remember if you have a shop or not?
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Old 02-13-2013, 09:12 AM
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Sory many wish i could help all of you southern guys.

Its only around 500 dollars per 2500 fliers going out. Even less if you can get some postcards printed up. Try it out!

I am ordering 10k of these now. I am going to EDDM half of them ,and then pass out the other half by hand with a local hockey team my gf's dad coaches.
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Old 03-28-2013, 03:03 PM
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I sent an email to planitgraphics about doing a logo design using the bird i have in my logo now and a postcard to focus on piking up mowing accnts. Goal is to add 30-40 new mowing accnts this year.
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Old 03-28-2013, 06:32 PM
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Just a heads up if you are hauling product that isn't owned by you the load must be insured and your truck must be insured as "for hire." I ran into this hauling salt sand as a sub, it sounds crazy but if the load isn't insured you run the risk of DOT fines.
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Old 03-28-2013, 06:36 PM
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So if hauling mulch/rock/pavers/etc to bring to a site, you have to reg'd "for hire" not "private"?
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Old 03-28-2013, 06:47 PM
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Not if you're doing the work, then technically you own the product until it is in place. If you are transporting the materials from point A to point B and someone is paying for you to haul the materials you are considered a truck for hire. Rules may vary state to state but this was how it was explained to me.
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Old 03-28-2013, 06:51 PM
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That is what I had thought, and if something happens you can always say it was for a job and not a delivery.
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Old 03-28-2013, 06:52 PM
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Dlong? How did it go?
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Old 03-28-2013, 07:31 PM
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I would like to know too, what kind of response did you get ?
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Old 03-28-2013, 07:40 PM
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Subscribed...very intrigued.
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