How Can This Guy be Making any Money ?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Fareway Lawncare, May 31, 2005.

  1. Fareway Lawncare

    Fareway Lawncare LawnSite Silver Member
    from Canada
    Posts: 2,222

    Mowing a Large Wide Open eXpanse of Turf with What looks to be a 44" Toro Belt Drive w/No Riding Attachment ?

    If we Were Cutting this w/That Equip. it Would be for a Loss....Prices Must be Good Somewhere !

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  2. Aussie Topcat

    Aussie Topcat LawnSite Member
    Posts: 90

    At the end of the day you gotta start somewhere!

    Maybe just early days for the guy!

    Maybe he's just minding his overheads....

    You should have stopped & asked him?
     
  3. Mo Green

    Mo Green LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,487

    Maybe his bigger mower, possibly a 60" ZTR, is in the shop, and he is using his back up mower.

    Or maybe not........
     
  4. ChadA

    ChadA LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 521

    Or maybe he's making more than you think on this job and he's doing just fine.
     
  5. Lux Lawn

    Lux Lawn LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,267

    Maybe he likes the exercise & just choose's to walk.
     
  6. Kickin Your Grass

    Kickin Your Grass LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 479

    Maybe it had been raining all week and he didnt want to get the rider out.
     
  7. gwwilson

    gwwilson LawnSite Member
    Posts: 89

    bobby gedd from new jerky
    has 2 of them and his are smaller still.................
    encore paid $1,000 & red hawkett paid approx $3995
     
  8. Gibs

    Gibs LawnSite Member
    from canada
    Posts: 70

    i'll show you guys some properties i do that are way larger than that guys and all i use is my 44" toro wb... i'll show ya some tommrow
     
  9. proenterprises

    proenterprises LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,297

    Maybe thats you Calvin, and you just wanted to show us you finally got your walkbehind up the stairs.
     
  10. Howard Roark

    Howard Roark LawnSite Senior Member
    from Texas
    Posts: 806

    Maybe he's the property owner and works 3 hrs. a week cutting his property.
     

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