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  1. Lawn Mowing Equipment
    Hey!! I’m new to this but im just wondering what mower you guys think I should get. Im 16, and I have a lawn care/odd jobs business. I mow about 17 lawns per week. But i’m looking to upgrade to a zero turn: side track- Long story short I had a ex mark lazer hp 52” cut I was using to mow, my...
  2. Marketplace
    Hi all, Looking for: - a 5x8 or 5x10 short side or high side trailer with a ramp. Can pay about $600. More if it's like new. - a walk behind w at least 42" deck. Can afford about $1000, more if hours are low. Thanks in advance for any help!
  3. Lawn Mowing Equipment
    Hi. Was wondering if you guys could give me some advice on buying a used mower? Is there a better time to look? Before, during or after the season. And also some things to look for when buying one. Like things to stay away from. Thanks in advance.
  4. Lawn Mowing Equipment
    I'm retiring my rider! What considerations should I make with the Bradley WB and stand-up? If i ever buy a house with a sloped yard in the future will the stand-on perform like a WB if I were to flip up the tray? I'd love some first-hand experience info of either mower from you guys. I do...
  5. Starting a Lawn Care Business
    Hey guys, this is my first post, sorry of I have put this in the wrong place, but I am looking to get into business. I have bought a 16 ft. Trailer and now I am looking to fill it, I wanted a standup mower. I am looking at a couple of great danes locally and just wanted to ask what I should be...
  6. Trucks, Trailers and ATV/UTV
    My brother is selling a 2002 GMC Sierra 2500 that he just bought at an auction. Truck has 244,000 miles and is regular cab 2wd. I can buy it for $600 but I'm worried about what it will cost me in the future. All fluids look good; Oil, Coolant, and Trans. Should I get it or spend a little bit...
  7. Turf Renovation
    I have the opportunity to purchase 3 different aerators (all SourceOne plugr’s). The first is the PL845VS and it’s $1,000, but it was an old rental. Looks to be in ok shape but it’s a 22 hour drive round trip to pick it up. The next is a 6 hour RT drive for a PL835SS. It looks like it’s in great...
  8. Lawn Mowing Equipment
    what are the pros and cons of buying with cash vs the pros and cons of leasing equipment. thanks
  9. Starting a Lawn Care Business
    I went in to my local dealer to see what used hedge trimmers they had and they had two stihl trimmers, the hs81t and hs81r, for $250 a piece. This price comes in on the low side of what I've seen these going for so I have some concerns. Would you ever purchase used equipment that was once a...
  10. Heavy Equipment & Tractors
    We are buying a 2003 bobcat s185 from a local company and wanted opinions on a good asking price. The machine has 15XX hrs Enclosed cab Heat and a/c Bucket and forks Also includes a 5 ton trailer Machine is in great operating order but needs new wheels, lite rust removal and paint, and a...
  11. Starting a Lawn Care Business
    I am thinking about buying a Toro 60" 27 HP Kohler Command Pro EFI and would like to get some feedback/reviews on what y'all think. I will be using it for my commercial accounts. Can you please tell me if they are easy to repair and maintain, if they had had any problems and anything else you...
  12. Lawn Mowing
    Hey Guys- The new kid here. found so much great stuff on this site, it's unbelievable. Question: as I prepare to start my first (full) season of cutting, I am in need of all serious lawn care equip (no more push mower from the pawn shop). Thought about trying to find a semi-complete outfit...
  13. Starting a Lawn Care Business
    Hey there guys. I am new to this site and I love it. Lots of good information here. I was looking into buying an established landscaping business that has residential and commercial contracts. The contracts have been renewed this year for 3 years (commercial, not sure about the residential)...
  14. Lawn Mowing
    My father in law is in the process of purchasing a striping kit. I am helping with the search. I went to bigleaguelawns.com and found one. His mower is a 50" zero turn Troy-bilt. The striping kit that big league lawns sells is $298 plus additional cost for larger kits. We really want to buy...
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