Michigan LCO's

Discussion in 'Network: Central' started by tiedeman, Sep 4, 2003.

  1. NewImageLawn&Landscape

    NewImageLawn&Landscape LawnSite Member
    Posts: 83

    Its funny you mention getting calls for work like that. I got 2 calls for sprinkler head repair and a call to do some grading and install some sod. They said they didn't care if the sod made it through the winter. They just wanted it to look good for the holidays. On that note, does anyone know where I could get some sod this late??
     
  2. Smithers

    Smithers LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,265

    if you can't get sod from the sod farms, paint the dirt to just look decent.
     
  3. Tscape

    Tscape LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,373

    You can't get sod now.
     
  4. Smithers

    Smithers LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,265

    he can get it from down south....Get Dan to get it for you. He does 10,000 yards a week. he can get you a good deal. noone can touch his prices.

    :)
     
  5. Mike's All Season Service

    Mike's All Season Service LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 415

    So do you hold the contract for ford field????
     
  6. NewImageLawn&Landscape

    NewImageLawn&Landscape LawnSite Member
    Posts: 83

    I figured you couldn't get any now, just thought I would throw it out there to see if anybody knew something I didn't. The customer that wants it is one of those people that don't care about the cost, just want it done. So I would drive further for it because they wouldn't have a problem paying for it. Guess they will have to look mud this holiday.
     
  7. RedWingsDet

    RedWingsDet LawnSite Gold Member
    from Detroit
    Posts: 3,556

    I dont know where the other guys are getting there sod, but You CAN get sod now. Farms out here are cutting until Jan and then start again in March.... I will PM you the info. If you guys by from nursreys, then your right, they wont sell sod, since most people wont by it, they'll just throw them out... But the farms are still cutting. Heck, last year I've seen guys rake away snow and lay sod down.
     
  8. alternative

    alternative LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 468

    Ditto--- sod is still available.
     
  9. alternative

    alternative LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 468

    And speaking of Dan... I am not sure but he may have changed his name to MACOMB Services. I just saw a truck and trailer, with a couple loaders near a salt bin at Macomb Mall. Looks like he is using some of rizzos equip??( Old Tandem dump with a salter and plow.)Not sure if this is him, but never heard of Macomb Services before??
     
  10. Five Star Lawn Care LLC

    Five Star Lawn Care LLC LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,006


    this isnt dan....just looked it up on corporate division database

    i think we have seen the last of him.....from what i have heard his trucks and cars where getting repo'd left and right

    he has completely vanished....if anyone has seen or hear about him in the last 3 months please PM me
     

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