"so hard to kill one thing with out killing the whole yard"

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by 1stclasslawns, Jan 17, 2003.

  1. 1stclasslawns

    1stclasslawns LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 565

    I called a place today that advertises "weed control specialist"
    I ask them if they could take care of dandelions and weeds in a bramuda lawn. They said No we do bare ground treatments, "it is so hard to kill just one thing out without killing it all"

    Do you think I am going to tell them the truth??? NOOOOOOT

    Do yall think I should tell them about my services?

  2. f350

    f350 Banned
    from mi
    Posts: 424

    whats the big deal? they do total vegetation control
  3. crawdad

    crawdad LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,939

    Did you ask if they were certified? what was the reply?
  4. 1stclasslawns

    1stclasslawns LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 565

    Their business card says licensed.

    They are advertising "weed control specialist" and don't do weeds in lawns, How can they be specialist?

  5. philk17088

    philk17088 LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 17,386

    Industrial weed control for around manufactoring plants,oil tanks or anywhere else any vegetation is unwanted. There is good money to be made doing this. I used to work for a company that offered this and the profit margins are at least 3x's what lawn/tree apps are.
  6. Ric

    Ric LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 11,956


    Please don't take what I am about to say personnel. My sister lives in Hot Spring Village. But you are from Ark. Bill Clinton's home State. Arkansas is tied with Mississippi for number 50th in the nation in Education? Get cold in them there hills. :D

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