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Discussion in 'General Industry Discussions' started by DoornbosOutdoorServices, Jan 30, 2011.

  1. XLS

    XLS LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,038

    I would rather have my residentials then thos high dollar commercials any day of the year!!!!!!!
     
  2. DoornbosOutdoorServices

    DoornbosOutdoorServices LawnSite Member
    Posts: 32

    I like the residentials over the commercials to. I like the look on the face of the homeowner after a job well done. Thats hard to find in the commercial arena. Thanks again for the insight!
     
  3. Brothersllc

    Brothersllc LawnSite Member
    Posts: 17

    yea but i cut grass to make money and id much rather see that big check on the first every month than that 55 dollar check a week just my opininon.....dont get me wrong i like the look on my customers face when they see how good a job we did but that isnt guna pay my boat note and truck note lol good luck yall
     
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    Wayne's Lawn Service LawnSite Member
    Posts: 184

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