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  1. Lawn Mowing
    I just sent a quote to a potential mowing customer. Figured on $61 based on being a 10K property and the amount of trimming needed. I call back and she said another company quoted 35 dollars!?! Am I crazy? or is this an anomaly? New business, btw.
  2. Starting a Lawn Care Business
    Hey everyone, new to the industry this year and looking to diversify my marketing efforts. Has anyone used Brian Fullertons plug and play post cards/door hangers from I'm debating on giving them a try and was wondering if anyone has tried them and if so how well did...
  3. Introduce Yourself
    Hey everyone! We're a veteran owned company here in San Antonio that are here for the great advice you all have. We can never stop learning as business owners and I'm thankful to be in this forum to learn from you all. Just got our new lawn mowing site up if anyone would like to take a look at it!
  4. Lawn Mowing
    Hello all! Just reaching out to you all to see if you have some basic tips and tricks for my son (freshman this fall) with his new mowing company. Much appreciated - I even built him a website and few $ for google ads.
  5. Lawn Mowing
    Arkansas only!! I have a class 4 license in Arkansas that is setting idle. Contact me if you want to add lawn spraying to your business! Thanks Mel
  6. Business Operations
    We've been solicited by a company called United Field Services. Looks like they provide one stop services for mortgage companies as it relates to pre & post foreclosure properties. Google search doesn't really turn up much as far as the negative reviews we always see with property management...
  7. Bidding, Estimating and Pricing
    Hey guys, I'm thinking of starting a side mowing business in the spring and I'm wondering what all you guys charge for your average 3 acre lawn. Mowing, trimming, and blowing. I live where thats pretty much what most of the houses are on. I realize not ever lawn is the same I'm just wanting...
  8. Landscape Maintenance
    Sorry for the dark title. Is the landscape maintenance industry dying? With tons of peoples growing concern for the environment do any of you picture the work dwindling out? Kinda concerned about future business. I mean truly grass is an ecological wasteland, all it does it look good and is...
  9. Lawn Mowing Equipment
    -Sorry if this is in the wrong forum- I am looking for input from anybody who has used Walker’s older design dethatcher vs./and/or their new “A10 Dethatcher”. The previous model floats out in front of the mower deck and follows the articulation of the deck, whereas the updated model has...
  10. Bidding, Estimating and Pricing
    Hi! I'm interested in start working for commercial customers with bigger lawns. How do you estimate your pricing for that? Do you calculate a price per hour and then translate it to week or month? Or is it usually per acre? I want to understand if it could increase my profit or not...
  11. Introduce Yourself
    We are a lawn care company with little overhead like large lawn care services so we can save you money and we take pride in our work. We also offer Plumbing irrigation repair and handyman services. We have done so much for so long with so little, we can dang near do anything with nothing!!!
  12. Lawn Mowing
    Hello All, I am looking at buying a used Scag Velocity 48" WB and I was wondering if it will be large enough to effectively mow Larger yards. My average property is 1 acre including the house, driveway, trees, etc. so about half an acre to maybe 3/4 of an acre of turf. Should I go through with...
  13. Network: Central
    Just wanted to say good luck, stay safe and happy mowing to all the lawn care professionals in Northeast Ohio.
  14. Introduce Yourself
    Looking for jobs central Ohio, own John Deere 5055e, woods 6ft. bush hog. Any suggestions where I can fine work. Have been advertising on fb, messengers, and hoping this advertising company I payed for on line pays off. Running out of ideals where to advertise. Any suggestions would be great.
  15. Starting a Lawn Care Business
    Hi, what do you think of this? I was thinking that in the new year I create flyers and put it in letter boxes. I would charge $40 for all jobs and I will advertise this on the flyer. You may think I am undercutting myself, but as long as I take home around $400 per week (after fuel, dumping...
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