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kind of new to the game

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself' started by TylerJohnLandscaping, Dec 9, 2009.

  1. TylerJohnLandscaping

    TylerJohnLandscaping LawnSite Member
    Messages: 61

    started doing lawns when i was 13 with a john deere la120 with 2 accounts. then now 17 i have 35 for next year that i will cut and do fert also shrubs..... now an llc i hand my comp name as frontier landscaping, but now i had to change it to tyler john landscaping so i changed lawn site account to.

    What i have so far for next year:
    2004 exmark 36" (back up mower and for gates)
    billy goat 13hp
    red max trimmer 3050
    red max blower older small blower (plan to get ebz8000)
    sthil ms290
    also i am still looking to buy a 23hp 52" toro grandstand

    all my stuff is put on a 6.5x12 single axle that i tow with my 2007 nissan frontier that i will love to its death

    i have been working on get accounts and that about it
    also i have been spreading out now and explore what i can and can not do with what i have and can rent
     
  2. punt66

    punt66 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 8,536


    You have a pesticide license at 17?
     
  3. TylerJohnLandscaping

    TylerJohnLandscaping LawnSite Member
    Messages: 61

    i turn 18 before the season starts
     
  4. TylerJohnLandscaping

    TylerJohnLandscaping LawnSite Member
    Messages: 61

    what i thought i would have a hard time with was the insurance
     
  5. punt66

    punt66 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 8,536

    yea, your not insurable until 18. Do yourself a favor and do not spread pesticides (fert with weed control, roundup, etc) unless your licensed. The fines are HUGE. Just a piece of advice. Good luck to you and i hope you do well.
     
  6. TylerJohnLandscaping

    TylerJohnLandscaping LawnSite Member
    Messages: 61

    well i guess i am bc i have 1,000,000 policy and yeh i am waiting for the new classes to come out for 2010
     
  7. punt66

    punt66 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 8,536

    how much did you pay for that policy?
     
  8. TylerJohnLandscaping

    TylerJohnLandscaping LawnSite Member
    Messages: 61

  9. punt66

    punt66 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 8,536

    Thats good. Last i knew you had to ba an adult to get business liability insurance.
     
  10. TylerJohnLandscaping

    TylerJohnLandscaping LawnSite Member
    Messages: 61

    yeh where i thought the 2 things i would have probs with was being an llc and insurance. do you think i should get my for insurance and was that a good price ?
     

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