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Gearing up for 2010

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by a clear difference lawn, Jan 17, 2010.

  1. Scag413

    Scag413 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,283

    Nice set-up....honestly I wouldnt get a bigger trailer any time soon if I were you. Until you get big enough were you need an employee and you pick-up so bigger accounts were you might need both mowers. But my understanding is that the yards are small enough that even if you had an employee you could just have them weedeat and blow off the sidewalks. Just stay as efficient as possible. Everything looks very nice. Best of luck this year.
  2. newjerseylandscaping

    newjerseylandscaping LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,175

    Hey like the setup, i maybe starting with a simular trailer setup.
  3. bobcat48

    bobcat48 LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,176

    Looks good.nice setup u got going.
  4. South Florida Lawns

    South Florida Lawns LawnSite Platinum Member
    from usa
    Posts: 4,785

    I'm seriously thinking of downsizing my trailers to 10ft, and pulling off all the stuff that doesn't get used on a daily basis.

    Good luck for 2011 Clear view! oh and nice house btw!
  5. newjerseylandscaping

    newjerseylandscaping LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,175

    I really want a 7x12 to start. i figure it would be perfict to start with, now jusst have to find the 900 for it. nice stuff,
  6. J & D Greens

    J & D Greens LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 763

    Clear Difference,
    I have a smilier set-up for my truck and trailer (trailer is even smaller http://www.lawnsite.com/showthread.php?t=271322 , This has photos of my set-up in it. I feel it is the best way for me to operate. I can fit into tight parking areas. This has been a building season for me since the past three I worked a full-time job plus 22 lawns a week. This season I built it up to 32 accounts and all mine are with in 5 miles of home too. I feel it is possible to do as many accounts as you do, but only want to get up to 40-45 on my own. I mow 4 days a week and do all my odd jobs on Friday and sometimes Saturdays. (I want some family-time before my son get to old for it) This year I will be running with a 32" mower which will make things much better, Believe it or not it fits with the 21" pro-line turned sideways behind it on the end of that little trailer. Very slick set-up you have, and how do you have time to keep your shop so tidy??? May be this winter I will have time to straighten mine up like yours. Since I retired from my full-time job.:)
    You do nice work, David
  7. DollarSign

    DollarSign LawnSite Member
    from MN
    Posts: 149

    Are the strap portion of the fast straps removable easily? I'm considering getting them for the enclosed I'm buying but dont want them in the way when I use my trailer for motocross racing.

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