Just signed up a Kohls store- very picky

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by shearbolt, Dec 3, 2001.

  1. shearbolt

    shearbolt LawnSite Member
    Messages: 171

    Has anyone had any problems with Kohls. The contract says the beds have to cultivated 3 times a year to prevent soil compaction. Are they serious? Will they check this?
  2. KindGardener

    KindGardener LawnSite Member
    Messages: 186

    Is it common for a chain (like Kohls, or a walMart) to have their own contract?

    I think it's smart of them to have a clause like that (cultivating the beds) - doesn't that help keep the beds in good shape & healthy? also, I can imagine some LCO's wouldn't do it that often (if at all, in some cases).
  3. TLS

    TLS LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,943

    WHAT??? You mean that they want you to disturb that sacred 2" of soil they put in the islands to cover the construction debris???
  4. smburgess

    smburgess LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 467

    Of course they're serious it's in their specs isn't it, you did include that in your bid, right? Will they check, more than likely not.
  5. cantoo

    cantoo LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,910

    I would bet they won't check it until it is time to rebid next year. Then it will be part of the list of reasons to pay you less to do the job.

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