check out my flyer

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by bigcountry01, Feb 6, 2007.

  1. bigcountry01

    bigcountry01 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 136

    just wanted to see what you guys think about my flyer before i start passing them out. i was gonna go with postcards but im tight on money so im gonna print off 3 thousand of these or so and pass them out on my own time. I know $30 is chep for a mow but that is a rare case. i only have two accounts that are that cheap. very small yards. so not a lowballer:usflag: thanks for any advice.

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  2. LushGreenLawn

    LushGreenLawn LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,120

    I do the same thing on my flyers (Prices starting at $25). I have very few lawns that are $25, only a few that I could not bring myself to charge any more. I usually use size, extra trimming, ect as an excuse to raise the price during the estimate.
  3. bigcountry01

    bigcountry01 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 136

    come on guys....:waving: does it look good? need any changes?
  4. bigcountry01

    bigcountry01 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 136

    dang come on ya'll....dont be so shy
  5. Pepler's Lawncare

    Pepler's Lawncare LawnSite Member
    Messages: 20

    needs some color something to catch the reader....its very plain...i relize that black and white copies are cheaper...but color does catch the eyes
  6. bigcountry01

    bigcountry01 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 136

    no color isnt gonna be an option for me. seems like a waste of money when almost all of them are gonna be in the trash anyway. plus i really cant afford to spend that much on printing. i would love to be able to do color, just not right now though
  7. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,497

    You have done it all in one color, and it is still very effective. The money saved in and of itself is worth it for that. Sure, you have some offset shadowing, but it is in greyscale, so it's all the same. You have a minimum price, and that works...just look at it as a lure.
  8. echeandia

    echeandia LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,131

    That is a fatal mistake most businesses take with regard to advertising.
  9. bigcountry01

    bigcountry01 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 136

    ok well regardless it doesnt really matter because i dont have the money in my budget for it. other than no color see anything that should be changed or added?
  10. Lawn Simplicity LLC

    Lawn Simplicity LLC LawnSite Member
    Messages: 23

    You have it done as a Word Document. Throw in a little color.

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