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10 things your landscaper won't tell you

Discussion in 'General Industry Discussions' started by elitelawnteam1, May 17, 2012.

  1. birddseedd

    birddseedd LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,111

  2. PA GrassChoppers

    PA GrassChoppers LawnSite Member
    from PA
    Messages: 127

    In my case it was more like a big pile of diarrhea, not hardened
  3. birddseedd

    birddseedd LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,111

    Now that I can see as an issue
  4. ExmarkBoy

    ExmarkBoy LawnSite Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 154

  5. cnymowing

    cnymowing LawnSite Member
    Messages: 123

    If you complain that there are "ruts" (track marks) when I mow after a rain, I will skip you when it is wet... If you then complain that your grass is too tall after 2 straight weeks of rain, I will drop you like a sack of rocks.

    Just because you don't care if you or your kids step in your dog's crap doesn't mean I am fine with working all day with it stuck in my boots.

    It grosses me out when you bring me a drink, and the cup is all stained and nasty.
  6. birddseedd

    birddseedd LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,111

    Wipe your boot off on their lawn and move on?
  7. Trees Too

    Trees Too LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,323

    This list just in for 2014!!

    10 things lawn services won't tell you
    The grass may be greener, but at what price?

  8. cnymowing

    cnymowing LawnSite Member
    Messages: 123

    it still stays in the treads of the boots until it dries up.
  9. ROS_Grounds

    ROS_Grounds LawnSite Member
    Messages: 152

    What I won't tell you...
    Yell at me... a couple times... ok
    Yell at my guys... once and we are done!
  10. Patriot Services

    Patriot Services LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,558

    Usual consumer grade pablum to make homeowners think they have the upperhand on knowing what's best for the lawn. My favorite is cutting warm season grasses at 2". I make lots off resodding SA that gets cut at 2". I bet this article was sponsored by HD and Lowes.
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