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Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by Trevor8, Sep 13, 2009.

  1. Trevor8

    Trevor8 LawnSite Senior Member
    from IA
    Posts: 750

    for all you teens out ther list your equipment, age, accounts, and what you plan on buying in the next year or so

    36" Exmark TTHP
    21" Toro
    stihl hh blower
    kobim motor with
    straight shaft edger
    straight shaft weed eater
    homelite bp blower
    hand tools
    5x8 trailer

    Next Year
    lawn tractor
    cyclone rake

    include pics
  2. THSG

    THSG LawnSite Member
    Posts: 41

    How old are you?

    I am 17. I have about 20 accounts.

    My equipment:

    1992 GMC Sierra 1500
    4x8 trailer
    48" Ferris 14hp kawasaki belt drive
    36" Exmark Metro 14hp kohler belt drive
    21" snapper 5hp
    21" honda harmony 6.75hp
    Stihl fs55r
    Stihl br86c
    black and decker electric hedge trimmer

    Soon to come:

    6x12 or 14 trailer- this month
    60" ztr- beginning of next year
    br550 or 600- next year some time
    another stihl trimmer- some time next year
    power washer- as early as spring
    aerator- before next fall
  3. hondarancher4435

    hondarancher4435 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 307

    i'm 16

    1996 dodge ram 2500 cummins :cool2:

    6x14 trailer

    Gravely pro 50

    Craftsman 20hp garden tractor

    Husqvarna 223L trimmer

    Ryobi backup trimmer

    Husqvarna chainsaw

    echo blower

    little wonder walk behind blower

    several cheap push mowers
  4. powernoje

    powernoje LawnSite Member
    Posts: 141

    14 years old...

    14 accts...

    2003 Chevy S10
    2008 World Lawn 28" WB
    2008 Honda 21" HRX
    2007 Cub Cadet Trimmer/Edger/Hedge Trimmer
    2009 Stihl fs100rx Trimmer
    2009 Sthil SH85 Blower
    2003 Snapper 33" Rider
    2005 Yamaha bruin 250 ATV with 48" plow
    and 40" aerator
    2008Troy Built 21" 5.5hp Snowblower
    2008Troy Built 2550 psi pressure washer
    Custom 5X8 trailer with Xtreme racks

    next year:
    New trailer
    2000ish dmax truck
    Used Walker Ghs

    My Stuff: http://www.lawnsite.com/showthread.php?t=269455
  5. Precision Cuts

    Precision Cuts LawnSite Member
    Posts: 22

    Im 18

    I have 32 weekly accounts and 9 bi weekly accounts.

    snapper 52" 25 kawasaki
    Gravely 60" 27 kohler
    Snapper 32" WB 15 Kawasaki
    Stihl fc 95 Edger
    2-Stihl Fs 90 R
    stihl Br 380
    Stihl Br 500
    '06 Chevy 1500
    6.4x16 utility Trailer
  6. mowerdude777

    mowerdude777 LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,732

    14 years 10 reg accounts 15 part timers
    Exmark metro hp 48
    Ferris 32
    Snapper 21
    Old Toro 21
    Lawn Boy Commercial 21
    Redmax 2401 trimmer 225 edger
    Kaw 300 blower
    Sthil bg55 Blower
    Echo Gt1100
    Lesco Spreader( I only use it at my house I found it for free last fall so I will use it)
    Trailer 5.5X10
    Bigger Bp blower
    Another Streight Shaft trimmer
    Commercial 21 or new 32
    Possibaly a used truck or jeep with a plow if I get luckey
  7. LouisianaLawnboy

    LouisianaLawnboy LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,199

    I'm thinking of getting a new truck, trailer, and maybe some handhelds next year.

    My equipment is listed in my signature.

    BTW I'm 18.
  8. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 13,496

    I'm 16 and a half.
    2009 Chevy 2500 HD with 9'3"" Boss V plow (paid for)
    16 ft tandem trailer with super trimmer and blower racks (paid for)
    60" 28 Kohler Exmark Lazer (paid for)
    Stihl FS 95 trimmer, Stick edger, Stihl BR 600 blower (all paid for)
    wheel barrow
    scotts 40# fert. spreader
    shovels, rakes, etc. (all paid for)
    Everything paid for all by myself.
    12 weekly lawns
    Coming soon:
    2010 Kenworth tri axle dump truck
    JBC extend a hoe back hoe
    John Deere 60 hp tractor with front loader and 16 ft. mower deck.
    Jacobson HR9016T (for the larger lawn I have)

    Fully licensed and insured.
  9. Smithco Lawncare

    Smithco Lawncare LawnSite Member
    Posts: 143

    17 years old. full time with dad. stuff is in sig. 85 residential, 20 commercial
  10. Smithco Lawncare

    Smithco Lawncare LawnSite Member
    Posts: 143

    seems like A LOT of equipment for 12 accounts

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