First of all, this forum is the best thing that ever happend to people that desire to learn more about the businees side of lawn care. I have avoided uncountable errors thanks to the sage advise listed here. What great feeling coming home today knowing that I made over $200 on my own in under 5 hours. The pride that i can see on my family's faces, priceless. To anyone thinking about getting started in this biz, dont give up. I knocked on over 75 doors today and got everything from doors slammed to lemonade. It takes perseverance and (I relaized today) a great sence of humor. You would be amazed at some of things thta people say! LMAO Long winded, but just wanted to say thanks for sharing.