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Best winter work profits( NO SNOW PLOWING)

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by stevenf, Sep 6, 2008.

  1. stevenf

    stevenf LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,612

    Other then snow plowing. What is your best seller during winter? If its cleanups, Are most of them your customers or are they one timers?
     
  2. Baseballman387

    Baseballman387 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 18

    Well, we don't do snow plowing, but we sell firewood. We started last year and we made a lot of $$$. Hopefully, we will make more this year. payup
     
  3. dura to the max

    dura to the max LawnSite Silver Member
    from georgia
    Posts: 2,246

    get on the FD
     
  4. Allens LawnCare

    Allens LawnCare LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 926

    Holiday displays including X-Mas tree delivery and set up (lazy people)....Home checks for seasonal people....the unemployment line!!!!!!
     
  5. LushGreenLawn

    LushGreenLawn LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,123

    I didn't know you could join the FD for just the winter.
     
  6. dura to the max

    dura to the max LawnSite Silver Member
    from georgia
    Posts: 2,246

    lol, you could, but i was referring to another thread ive been talking to him in regarding being a FF/LCO.
     
  7. stevenf

    stevenf LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,612

    I am taking your advice about the FD. I am going to take a TABE practice test and Civil Service practice test to see if im rusty in any specific category.
     
  8. dura to the max

    dura to the max LawnSite Silver Member
    from georgia
    Posts: 2,246

    im in the middle of all thes BS tests too trying to get hired on to a larger department. wasted days...most of the tests im taking i get through adn say "i had to take time off work for that?"
     
  9. stevenf

    stevenf LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,612

    How much does firewood go for? Since this hurricane has passed, I can go pickup free trees galour!
     
  10. kleankutslawn

    kleankutslawn LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,185

    i do alot of clean ups and trash hauling
     

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