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Discussion in 'Professional Discussions' started by irritation, Apr 2, 2019.

  1. irritation

    irritation LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,850

    I guess Ewing is coming to Nap Town.
    Bought out the old Toro supply house.
    I was wondering how they compared to Site One or others on price and contractor service.
     
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  2. RhettMan

    RhettMan LawnSite Silver Member
    from Texas
    Messages: 2,935

    I Love Ewing.
    A+
    They hire good honest men in my experience.
     
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  3. J Hisch

    J Hisch LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,049

    Top Notch well ran company.
     
  4. BrandonV

    BrandonV LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,961

    i've lots of experience with them. good folks. they are defiantly having some growing pains at least here in NC with stock issues and lack of staff. but the staff they have are great
     
  5. gusbuster

    gusbuster LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,975

    Ewing here in CA have always treated us well. On some items, site one beats them, on some items, ewing has a better price.

    At my Dublin warehouse, within a 3 block area i can go to Ewing, Horizon and Site One. So what i need, if on sale, will buy from there.
    John
     
  6. kemco

    kemco LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,811

    They are not my #1 go to but definitely #2 . Customer service has always been outstanding. Pricing is only reason they are probably not #1. They are a lot closer to me than my main chem supplier.
     
  7. mitchgo

    mitchgo LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,470

    Our parts supplier for inventory is Site One. My closest supplier is Horizon so I go there all the time .

    Years ago Ewing was our closest and at the time our parts supplier was a place called United pipe supply. So I went to Ewing All the time.. The crew were very friendly.

    Now, I only stop into our Ewing 3 or 4 times a year, and now I don't know anyone. So it's not very personable for me anymore. They also don't stock Poly Parts up here

    I will say not all, but some of their items are considerably more expensive the other suppliers. At the same time a 1" Backflow from Horizon is $30 more then the same one from Site one.. You can request for a price list
     
  8. SoCalLandscapeMgmt

    SoCalLandscapeMgmt LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,373

    Did 100% of our business with them for a good 20 + years. They seem to have a lot of inventory issues the last couple of years. Not sure if it's just our local branch or a regional thing or if it's company wide. We started giving more of our business to Hydroscape Products but they were bought out by SiteOne. Everybody at SiteOne seems really eager to help us with whatever we need, pricing is great and most importantly they always have plenty of whatever I need in stock. The only disappointing thing is that Ewing is a 10 minute drive from our shop while SiteOne is 30 minutes away.
     
  9. TPendagast

    TPendagast LawnSite Fanatic
    Male
    Messages: 15,648

    So this thread isn’t about Celtics basketball then?
     
  10. Doc8406

    Doc8406 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,469

    Well i certainly am not close enough to any of them!
     

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