Here's a new one for ya!

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by sprout, Jun 16, 2004.

  1. sprout

    sprout LawnSite Member
    Posts: 94

    Pulled up in front of a customer house this morning and there was this new LCO doing my lawn. Hey! I think you've got the wrong house guy. " Nope! I'm cuting it now, you're fired" This is news to me, Mr Numnuts never said anything about letting me go. I've worked this property for 2years with out a problem, other than the fact that he was a very, very slow payer. I stood there for a second, smiled and said he's all yours. Thats the first time I've ever been fired by another LCO. You gotta love this business! :rolleyes:
     
  2. J Hisch

    J Hisch LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 952

    I hope the account is paid up!
     
  3. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 13,494

    I would certainly be talking to the homeowner about it. Find out what happened.
     
  4. DennisF

    DennisF LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Florida
    Posts: 1,381

    I've had that happen to me. I think you were lowballed by the LCO and the homeowner wasn't man enough to tell you. If the homeowner was a slow payer he's probably a cheapskate looking for the lowest price he can find. You don't need or want those types of accounts anyway.
     
  5. dvmcmrhp52

    dvmcmrhp52 LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Pa.
    Posts: 4,205

    sniff,sniff,yup somethings fishy alright...................
    cheapskate and real professional lco,they deserve each other............LOL!
     
  6. Blades of Steel

    Blades of Steel LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 599

    I have a huge water gun and some Round-up Quick Pro and nothing to do later..... Lets load up the posse' and GET-R-Done!!!!!!!!!!
     
  7. MikeLT1Z28

    MikeLT1Z28 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,732

    what dennisF said... or cerano from major league, no jeavous! (eggs, did i spell that right?)
     
  8. No Sweat L/C

    No Sweat L/C LawnSite Member
    Posts: 32

    It was GREAT talking to you this morning!!!
    LOL !!!!
     

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