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Old 11-04-2003, 12:31 PM
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Wording Christmas Lights

I need help wording Christmas Light decorating in the classified. Does anyone have any ideas?
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Old 11-04-2003, 01:08 PM
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Start with using "holiday lights" instead of "Christmas".- not just for the religious aspect of it but for Thanksgiving, and New Years too. Even when you take them down or invoice them remind them you can do simple Halloween lighting next year 04. That's becoming more popular too.

Try to schedule up service before T-day so all your early customers have them ready to turn-on day after T-day if they want. Even offer disc for put-ups before T-day (temperatures for you and time schedules too) Or more appropriate bid higher rates later. As in start at your regular profitable rate and bump up a couple bucks each week. Of course many won't even call until Dec 15th. Supply and Demand!
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Old 11-04-2003, 09:03 PM
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How about:


"Free kitties for sale call 5551234"
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Old 11-05-2003, 01:09 PM
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Hi Aperfectlawn,

Here is a classified ad placed by a company.

"AAA Preferred Holiday Lighting
Residential and Commercial Christmas light installation and removal."

Here are two great inspirational articles on companies that hang lights.

Christmas Decor franchise lights up MainStrasse

Landscaper shifts into decorating mode
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Old 11-13-2003, 02:54 PM
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"Professional Holiday Lighting Installation" is whats on my flyer.
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Old 11-13-2003, 07:21 PM
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Quote:
Originally posted by Gene $immons
How about:


"Free kitties for sale call 5551234"
If they are free....how much do you sell them for???

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Old 11-13-2003, 07:37 PM
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How about .........."Prepared to risk entire future & families security to stick up a few lights"

call 1800 godihopeidontfalloff
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