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Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery

Discussion in 'Hardscaping' started by alldayrj, Jun 30, 2013.

  1. alldayrj

    alldayrj LawnSite Gold Member
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    ...but that's my walkway bro. Shaking my head
    Searching c list for brick and this ad pops up. Look familiar? It's MINE. What do I do now?
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  2. LandFakers

    LandFakers LawnSite Fanatic
    from CT
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    Email asking for a quote at those adresses where you did that work :laugh:
     
  3. alldayrj

    alldayrj LawnSite Gold Member
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    Done and done. Homeowner was a great guy, might even let him in on it and film for hilarity and enjoyment. Must be a real pro, bartering for jet skis. Wonder who did the patio he posted?
     
  4. alldayrj

    alldayrj LawnSite Gold Member
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    Got top billing in his other ad I just found.
    Clue #2 is that his guy needs dental work. Real class act
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  5. DVS Hardscaper

    DVS Hardscaper LawnSite Fanatic
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    HAppens all the time bro.

    You don't watermark your online content you're inviting this to happen. The other week i posted pics of our boulder wall and 2 walkways. Go back and look at my pics - they're watermarked.

    Once you put stuff online it's anyone's for the taking.
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  6. alldayrj

    alldayrj LawnSite Gold Member
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    I need to get on that but you think that he might be a little more creative, we service the same areas! My ad shows up with his! Difference is that mine has my business name, phone number, and website!

    If i was stealing pics i would do it from across the country or something. This guy literally reposted on craigs with a crappier ad.
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  7. DVS Hardscaper

    DVS Hardscaper LawnSite Fanatic
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    (Not sure why you're displaying pics if unfinished jobs. No established turf, no mulch) mumbled under my breath....
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    Last edited: Jul 1, 2013
  8. DVS Hardscaper

    DVS Hardscaper LawnSite Fanatic
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    A friend of mine introduced me to Google Image search.
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  9. alldayrj

    alldayrj LawnSite Gold Member
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    Some of us don't have 20 years of pics to choose from. I tried selling him sod but he was out of money after redoing the house
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  10. DVS Hardscaper

    DVS Hardscaper LawnSite Fanatic
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    After the seed establishes is when you return for fotos

    Youe pics are your menu.
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    Last edited: Jul 1, 2013

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