Any new service ideas / out of ordinary for next year

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by tinman, Nov 1, 2004.

  1. tinman

    tinman LawnSite Bronze Member
    from ga
    Messages: 1,346

    Any truly new ideas for new services or different slants on old ideas for next year?
  2. Expert Lawns

    Expert Lawns LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,660

    could try stripping instead of striping
  3. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,497

    I don't know...since I'm starting to phase out of the mowing, commercial windo washing is looking better and better. I've talked to few guys around here that do it, and they are knockin' it down. Fast money with VERY little overhead. Since we have access to so much work, why not?
  4. tinman

    tinman LawnSite Bronze Member
    from ga
    Messages: 1,346


    Similar here, really pushing Pressure washing, as I don't have to drive all over town mowing. WIll still be mowing of course but may just take on Word of Mouth & not advertise it any.
  5. tiedeman

    tiedeman LawnSite Fanatic
    from earth
    Messages: 8,745

    I know a lady in town here that has the largest operation in the county and maybe even the central michigan area, and she does office cleaning at night. She has told me that she makes more doing the office cleaning, than lawn/landscaping services. I could never get into it though, too much for me
  6. Metro Lawn

    Metro Lawn LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,116

    We just added grave maintenance.. working well so far
  7. walker-talker

    walker-talker LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Midwest
    Messages: 4,771

    I've got a cousin in Denver that does that. He makes close to what I make mowing and his equipment consist pretty much a bucket, squegee and a handfull of towels.
  8. Ray & Karen

    Ray & Karen LawnSite Member
    Messages: 137

    What does grave maintenance consist of?

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