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Best day yet!

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by T.E., Jun 30, 2004.

  1. T.E.

    T.E. LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 799

    I had my best day yet today. Aerated, and fertilized 3 lawns. Just me and, one helper total $874.80 not too bad IMO :)
  2. competitiveimageland

    competitiveimageland LawnSite Member
    Messages: 192

    sweet not bad at all , what kinda aerator
  3. RedWingsDet

    RedWingsDet LawnSite Gold Member
    from Detroit
    Messages: 3,556

    awsome. way to go! keep on trucking in the money!!!!
  4. T.E.

    T.E. LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 799

    The aerator is a tow behind unit. I pulled it with my Z rider.
  5. competitiveimageland

    competitiveimageland LawnSite Member
    Messages: 192

    is it the lesco? ho well does it proform cuz im lookin into gettin an aeiator but since i do larger properties i want a larger tow behind and have to pull it with my ztr
  6. txlawnking

    txlawnking LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,905

    Very nice profits man... Congrats.

    HOOLIE LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,981

    You are the MAN. Have a beer (or two) on me.
  8. bayfish

    bayfish LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 641

    The Lesco tow behind does a nice job. I have a 48" that I tow behind a Hustler Z. It also can be used with a 3 point hitch. Pulls very good cores. They also make a 60" but that may be too much for a Z to pull by the time you throw weight on it.
  9. GrassBustersLawn

    GrassBustersLawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 981

    txlawnking - that was his SALES for the day, NOT PROFITS! SALES minus EXPENSES = PROFIT. Don't forget to deduct Gas, vehicle expense, insurance, employee wages, payroll taxes, equipment expense, equipment repair, telephone, advertising, mortgage expense.....and so on before arriving at PROFIT.

    Just making a point. Alot of people think "I made $800+ today" when they didn't really.

  10. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 9,501

    You're aerating this time of the year? That's different...

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