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Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by ADVANTEC LAWNS, Aug 11, 2009.


    ADVANTEC LAWNS LawnSite Member
    Messages: 122

    16 year old here? how should i advertize?:confused:

    STIHL GUY LawnSite Fanatic
    from CT
    Messages: 5,226

    make up a flyer and pass it out to all your neighbors and anywhere around your other accounts. the best way to advertise is word of mouth so make sure you are always doin a great job and make sure everyone you meet knows about your busisness and the great work you do
  3. tinman

    tinman LawnSite Bronze Member
    from ga
    Messages: 1,346

    Everywhere that is free (craigslist, biz card at gas station, etc) then go for low costs ads and track the success rates and drop bad ads and add more $$ to good ads
  4. mowerbrad

    mowerbrad LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,268

    You could get some magnetic signs to put on your truck, lots of business cards to pass out, a bunch of flyers to pass out around you current accounts or areas you would like to get into, newspaper ads work depending on the area, try getting a website. There are a number of ways to advertise. Just get creative and brainstorm.

    On a side note, you got alot of nice equipment, how did you get that all at such a young age? You must be doing pretty well.
  5. rusty_keg_3

    rusty_keg_3 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,469

    Yea, all of the above... I do lots of adds on craigslist... If you do, make them look nice like mine... If you me to, i can send you the set-up... I made it my self in about 10 min, using html tags...

  6. LouisianaLawnboy

    LouisianaLawnboy LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,199

    Whatever you do. On your advertiSement please utilize correct spelling.

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