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Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Groundcover Solutions, Apr 21, 2001.

  1. Groundcover Solutions

    Groundcover Solutions LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,254

    how many of you are still getting lawn customers? how long into the season should i expect to receive customers? should i keep passing out flyers into the spring and summer?
  2. LoneStarLawn

    LoneStarLawn LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,415

    We get customers through out the season, but we have stopped with the flyers...
  3. 65hoss

    65hoss LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,360

    I will steadly pick up new customers all year.
  4. joshua

    joshua LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,226

    all season here too, people become real lazy during summer. just my thoughts on that.
  5. Freetime

    Freetime LawnSite Member
    Messages: 112

    Yes sir, people get more ENVIROMENTALLY CHALLENGED as the temps go up. Keep putting out flyers until you do not have time to then you know you got enough work.

  6. Esby

    Esby LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 662

    Being that no one has started cutting here yet, we can expect steady calls for another 3 weeks, there are the people that have decided prior to the season that they want service, so they have already called, or will in the next week, and then there are the ones that start out doing it, and decided their equipment is junk and dont want to buy new, so they hire us!! I like their idea:)
  7. 1MajorTom

    1MajorTom Former Moderator
    Messages: 6,073

    You can expect calls throughout the season for one reason or another.

    Maybe their current lawn service just up and quit, or they are tired of doing their lawn as the heat rises, or maybe they have become ill.

    We have no advertisements out there at this time, and the calls continue to come in.
  8. awm

    awm LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,354

    ill go once around the block with midsummer
    callers,the problem ive found is they want to start mowing again themselves when indian summer comes. so they call me next year they get charged as if they are one time customer each time, the premium rate.

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