4,393 postcards went out to be exact

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by grandview (2006), Apr 24, 2008.

  1. grandview (2006)

    grandview (2006) LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,465

    I have postcard make up and they hit peoples homes on the 14th and 15th of this month .Since then I did 55 estimates.I was able to book up my lawn cutting and have a bunch of small jobs to do.So May with be a very good month.
     
  2. farmerkev

    farmerkev LawnSite Member
    Posts: 62

    I just got 400 fliers made up, I know its not a lot, but for just being a HS student I want to see what 400, will do, than maybe another 400.

    Nice to see you over here GV, Ive been looking for you.:) I like the new sig on plowsite!
     
  3. ALarsh

    ALarsh LawnSite Silver Member
    from Midwest
    Posts: 2,412

    Lets see your postcard. :)
     
  4. N.H.BOY

    N.H.BOY LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,604

    Good for you for getting mow job's book for the year. where did you get the postcards and price( if you dont mind) oh yea a pic of the post card would be great. Nice web site also.
     
  5. grandview (2006)

    grandview (2006) LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,465

    I'll scan a postcard. Total for everything printing to mailing was 1,200.00
     
  6. grandview (2006)

    grandview (2006) LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,465

  7. nlminc

    nlminc LawnSite Bronze Member
    from GA
    Posts: 1,671

    Nice post card! $1200.00 for everything? Explain please....... :)
     
  8. grandview (2006)

    grandview (2006) LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,465

    A company I hired had the 5,000 postcards printed, have to buy the mailing list ,postage,setup fee,and the mailing company fees to do the work.Cost less for postage if you do whole mail routes,that is you pick out an area and you get a discount if every home in the mailman's route gets ones. You have to go to your main post office and look at the mail routes and write down the code. The company I used goes with you to make sure .Check with your local chamber office they usually have mailing company that's a chamber member.
     
  9. ALarsh

    ALarsh LawnSite Silver Member
    from Midwest
    Posts: 2,412

    What size were they?
     
  10. grandview (2006)

    grandview (2006) LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,465

    4x6
    if they are the bigger ones more money,of course.
     

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