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70 buck tip before and after

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by chefdrp, May 16, 2005.

  1. chefdrp

    chefdrp LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,384

    Here is a small lawn that was a little over grown. Told the lady 30 bucks to cut it, line trim and blow off hard surfaces. I just got a stick edger and NOONE around here edges so i did the walk in front of her house and up to her house. I got done and asked if she liked the job and that i was done. It ttok me about 45 min to do the whole job. Here are a few pics. Edging makes such a big difference. :)

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  2. chefdrp

    chefdrp LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,384

    when finished she gave me a $100 dollar bill and told me to keep it. She loved the job.
  3. South Florida Lawns

    South Florida Lawns LawnSite Platinum Member
    from usa
    Messages: 4,784

    Nice job, that yard really needed it.
  4. ChadA

    ChadA LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 521

    People don't always realize how good its going to look until you actually do it.
    Looks much better by the way.
  5. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,497

    Amazing, isn't it. Such a difference with one simple (well, sometimes) operation. It's like the "finishing touch". I guess you can compare to Armorall on the tires of a detailed auto. It just makes a big difference on the finish.
  6. MOW ED

    MOW ED LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,028

    Looks great. What the heck is that white pimple growing out of the center of the lawn?
  7. chefdrp

    chefdrp LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,384

    one thing is a turtle made from clam shells. the other is a mushroom made of shells. I live on a lake.LOL
  8. nocutting

    nocutting LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 530

    Hi, really looks better!.......isnt it nice just knowing you did a good service [ & the tip ,I'm sure made your day] :)
  9. z_clark

    z_clark LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 369

    Great job there!!

    Nothing like a satisfied customer to make you feel good about your job.

    Now, I am sure you are going to report that tip to the IRS?? :rolleyes:
  10. KathysLGC

    KathysLGC LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,345

    Nice. Now maybe you can talk her into an overseeding job....

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