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Old 04-03-2013, 11:06 AM
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''Circle of trust?" sounds more like a triangle of lies.
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Old 04-03-2013, 12:35 PM
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Yes no doubt with triangle. Oh well live and let learn. Right
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Old 04-03-2013, 02:31 PM
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Old 04-03-2013, 02:53 PM
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''Circle of trust?" sounds more like a triangle of lies.
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Yes no doubt with triangle. Oh well live and let learn. Right
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Yes but I lik"new guys" idea The heartless b!tch cares more about herself and the other 2 guys in her life that she is juggling then me her husband. Ugh. So much for the circle of trust.
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Old 04-03-2013, 03:20 PM
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What is up with the low balling this year. Come on this is redicilious, 1 acre lots for $20. Commerical jobs for $35 that the fert guys are charging $190 a app, Taco Bell in Wixom just got a bid to cut the lawn for $25 and plow it for $45. What the heck.
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Old 04-03-2013, 03:42 PM
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What is up with the low balling this year. Come on this is redicilious, 1 acre lots for $20. Commerical jobs for $35 that the fert guys are charging $190 a app, Taco Bell in Wixom just got a bid to cut the lawn for $25 and plow it for $45. What the heck.
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I haven't had that issue yet. My local low baller went under and Ann Arbor is been good so far.
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Old 04-03-2013, 03:44 PM
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What is up with the low balling this year. Come on this is redicilious, 1 acre lots for $20. Commerical jobs for $35 that the fert guys are charging $190 a app, Taco Bell in Wixom just got a bid to cut the lawn for $25 and plow it for $45. What the heck.
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LOL. You getting them, too. One up this way put flyers in mailboxes with a price of $25 for mowing lawn on 1/2 acre lot. Don't even talk with the homeowner. Just leave a price. But hey, they'll even apply a Scotts 4 step, powerwash your deck, and paint your house, too. I looked them up on MDA website - not even licensed!
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Old 04-03-2013, 03:47 PM
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What is up with the low balling this year. Come on this is redicilious, 1 acre lots for $20. Commerical jobs for $35 that the fert guys are charging $190 a app, Taco Bell in Wixom just got a bid to cut the lawn for $25 and plow it for $45. What the heck.
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A one acre for $20?! This is only my second year here in business but I sure don't lowball. Heck, I lose business myself to lowballers, and I'm the new guy! I bid half acre lots at double that.
Edit: Well I shouldn't say double per say, I should say I price accordingly to what the job requires. I had a flyer put in my box for "15 Buck Cuts", and I live on a half acre lot. How do I try to establish myself off of quality and not price when Joe Blow will roll up in a station wagon for $10 bucks on a job that should cost $50. Oh well, way of the world these days.
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Old 04-03-2013, 04:06 PM
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Hey thats $20 a hr man, doesn't that sound appealing?
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Old 04-03-2013, 04:07 PM
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Sure does if it means being on someone else's payroll
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