Big bum list

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Freetime, Apr 14, 2001.

  1. Freetime

    Freetime LawnSite Member
    Posts: 112

    Was interested in a in your experience and rating of builders, real estate people, commercial and residential-(people that own the home)? It will be interesting to see who is the best overall.
    Slow pay/ no pay/ best pay? Worst, good, best.
    What you do or did for them? Maintenance/mowing, landscape install, cleanup.
     
  2. John Allin

    John Allin LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,489

    Worst paying landscape maintenance customers, in order....1,2,3
    Doctors
    Lawyers
    Realtors

    That's why (in maintenance) we do commercial only.
     
  3. grassyfras

    grassyfras LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,473

    MY dad


    and u shouldnt sterotype people i demand this post be deleted
     
  4. Charles

    Charles Moderator Staff Member
    Posts: 7,950

    Car Sales managers
    Lawyers
    Realtors
    Doctors


     
  5. Scott H

    Scott H LawnSite Member
    Posts: 58

    I have always had much more problems with businesses paying on time compared to homeowners
     
  6. grassyfras

    grassyfras LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,473

    people i dont cut for hahaha
     
  7. Getmow

    Getmow LawnSite Senior Member
    from VA
    Posts: 445

    Let me add a new #1
    PREACHERS
    Doctors
    Builders
     
  8. cos

    cos LawnSite Addict
    Posts: 1,253

    We had this post before. Alot of people posted preachers. I think doctors was #1.

    Doctors are #1 for defaulting on loans. Big businesses are the slowest to pay, but eventually pay.
     
  9. Evan528

    Evan528 LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,144

    charles, your right! definitly car salesman!!! I Just sued one in small claims courts.... his balance is 6 motnhs over due!
     
  10. steve's lawn care

    steve's lawn care LawnSite Member
    Posts: 38

    Doctors and lawyers are #1 with out any questions !!!
    But he best paying are other's in residental who also own there own business. They know what it is like to be held out for 30 60 90 days.
     

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