both phone numbers on truck?

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by DannyLot, Feb 28, 2013.

  1. DannyLot

    DannyLot LawnSite Member
    Messages: 48

    Me and a partner own a landscape company an we got business cards with both our names an numbers at the bottom which looks good. So if I hand out a card an introduce my self they know my name an remember it.. An vice versa for my partner. But now we want to get the trucks lettered an new t shirts made.. Would it look or be silly to have both phone numbers on truck/ trailer and shirts ?
  2. Reflection

    Reflection LawnSite Member
    Messages: 16

    Why wouldn't you have one unified business number? Two numbers is just asking for confusion.
  3. tonygreek

    tonygreek LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,914

    What Reflection said. You want to make it easy for people to contact you, not make them think about how they're going to do it. For a unified number, take a look at It's free and powerful in it's configurability.
  4. DannyLot

    DannyLot LawnSite Member
    Messages: 48

    I agree that it's def easier.. Just wanted 2 numbers so not just one of us was getting all the calls to split up the volume between us
  5. BeachysLawn

    BeachysLawn LawnSite Senior Member
    from VA
    Messages: 271

    Try google voice. You can have one number that rings both of your phones so you will still be splitting the phone duties without the confusion of two numbers. You can also both makes calls from your personal cell that show your main biz number as the number you are calling from.

    Problem solved :)
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  6. tonygreek

    tonygreek LawnSite Gold Member
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  7. branchoutshrub

    branchoutshrub LawnSite Member
    Messages: 118

    We go with one phone number. We feel it is easier this way and less confusing.

    STIHL GUY LawnSite Fanatic
    from CT
    Messages: 5,226

    one number is definitly a lot easier to remember and looks better on the mentioned above i woud have the 2 numbers united and have just one for the business
  9. cslawnandlandscape

    cslawnandlandscape LawnSite Member
    from CT
    Messages: 53

    Google Voice is also great in a sense that you can block incoming phone calls. So if you find yourself getting bombarded with SEO marketers and individuals calling from across country saying they work at a local golf course or whatever you can block them easy. Honestly this feature alone is worth having it.

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