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Old 05-02-2013, 01:22 PM
zackvbra zackvbra is offline
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Originally Posted by Nate'sLawnCare View Post
Here's a company with 30 plus "episodes" on YouTube - they call it "Mowing Pains":
Yeah Ive watched a few of those. They are pretty boring. They had one where they were playing the "lawn care Olympics". They had a trimmer toss, and a game where they had to do spin around like 10 times on a ztr, and then do an obstacle course.
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Old 05-04-2013, 12:23 AM
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Originally Posted by Patriot Services View Post
Too many people get bright ideas thinking this is easy. Just like the home shows that make house flipping look like a piece of cake. Sorry, last thing I want to watch after doing it all day.
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hmmm maybe its just me or a select few but it is easy. or maybe i dont know enough yet to pretend like its hard so people dont try to get into the biz.
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Old 05-04-2013, 11:33 AM
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Being solo and mowing a few lawns is easy. Running a fair sized business is not and takes a lot knowledge in many areas to succeed.
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Old 05-04-2013, 11:53 AM
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Well if you want troubles do a show like mowing wars. Osha, DOT and every known group to man would be calling you. Wrecker drivers now stating Lizard show now makes everyone want to fight. Pawn shops now have people waking in saying call a friend I know it is worth this. When the truth of it, most of all of it is made up.
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Old 05-04-2013, 09:58 PM
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Id give it a season, if it could make it that long, before all the drama takes over...Lawn guys stealing comps equipment to get the job.... sabotages...filling a 2 stroke with diesel....crashing truck/trailer/equipment...It can go on lmao
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