Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by bob, Apr 15, 2001.

  1. bob

    bob LawnSite Platinum Member
    from DE
    Posts: 4,254

    Last week I mulched one of the chain restuarants that I take care of. At the time the owner didn't want any bed edging done. Guess what he ask me to do. Bed edge. So today I pulled back all the mulch, bed eged everything, and re-mulched.
  2. Freetime

    Freetime LawnSite Member
    Posts: 112

    This is so they can say it was “a wonderful idea telling you to edge those beds wouldn’t you agree and can you wait an extra 60 days to get paid” LOL. Chain managers know food (maybe) not landscape or maintenance of it. Tell him to go cook his “yada yada border cooche mama” lunch special and leave the landscape to you.

    What is the saying about 20/20!
  3. 65hoss

    65hoss LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 6,360

    My comments to him would be based on how bad I wanted to keep this contract next year. :(
  4. joshua

    joshua LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,226

    hoss you have to learn to roll with the punches, yes this is extra work and we all know that the beds should have been edged before hand. just charge him a little more than normal, and explain to him that you had to because of the situation.
  5. awm

    awm LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,354

    funny freetime

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