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Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by ray904, Dec 3, 2012.

  1. ray904

    ray904 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 34

    so im out looking at trucks.salesman ask me so what kinda work i did told him i have a lawn & lanscaping buisness .he says that we make money than doctors i just looked and laughed
     
  2. herler

    herler LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 5,144

    Well...

    If you look at the money that car salesman brings in on a commission during the hour or two it takes to sell a car,
    it probably sure would look like he rakes it in harder than Donald Trump.

    And that's what a lot of folks see us doing, raking it all in the half hour we ride the Z.
    They don't see any of the other stuff.
     
  3. ashgrove landscaping

    ashgrove landscaping LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,453

    Yea this business is soo far behind in pricing It is barely worth doing anymore..
     
  4. ray904

    ray904 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 34

    they do not relize all the overhead
     
  5. chesterlawn

    chesterlawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 708

    He's just trying to smooth you over.
     
  6. Blades Lawn Maintenance

    Blades Lawn Maintenance LawnSite Bronze Member
    Male, from Baton Rouge, La
    Posts: 1,233

    I had the same thing happen to me about a month ago...looking at Tundra guy ask what do you do, I say lawn care he says well you can pay cash for one of these then huh? I kinda laughed and said if only you knew
     
  7. gibbonsballer10

    gibbonsballer10 LawnSite Senior Member
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    I didnt know it was possible to have that many grammatical errors in 3 sentences.
     
  8. Patriot Services

    Patriot Services LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 12,695

    Age old perception in this field. We all take cash, pay no taxes and it just rides around in our pocket in a big wad.
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  9. DEPENDABLE LANDSCAPING

    DEPENDABLE LANDSCAPING LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,343

    Yeah, with pricing pretty much the exact same as five years ago we are living large!
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  10. Blades Lawn Maintenance

    Blades Lawn Maintenance LawnSite Bronze Member
    Male, from Baton Rouge, La
    Posts: 1,233

    Was that to me?? Lol If so, I've seen worst :laugh:
     

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