Leaf Sales?

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by Even Cut Lawn Care, Nov 16, 2007.

  1. Even Cut Lawn Care

    Even Cut Lawn Care LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 645

    Does Anybody Sell The Leaves That They Remove From Lawns? I Had A Lady Call Me Today Wanting To Buy "all I Can Bring Her" She Lives About 20 Minutes From Me. Is This Common? What Should I Charge Its Just Gonna Be Icing On The Cake But I Dont Wanna Scare Her Off With A Price Thats Too High. What Do Yall Think?
  2. paponte

    paponte LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,366

    LOL... pay for leaves!! Be thankful if you can get rid of them for free! We get banged to dump leaves around here. People have wised up quite a bit.
  3. B. L. Landscaping

    B. L. Landscaping LawnSite Member
    Messages: 176

    I would love to get paid to dump my leaves we are collecting 40 shredded yards in a days time that would be awesome!!!!!!
  4. Smallaxe

    Smallaxe LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,082

    Just charge her transport fees, to cover fuel, and say thank-you :)
    Maybe you can buy composted topdressing from her at a good price.
  5. DuraCutter

    DuraCutter LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 806

    Try asking her what "she" wants to pay for them. You could wind up getting more than if you "tell her" what you want for them.

    Let us know what happened. Most of these types of posts, the original poster never comes back to give feedback. It's the least you could do for all our typing...:laugh:

  6. Even Cut Lawn Care

    Even Cut Lawn Care LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 645

    LOL ok will do
  7. yardmanlee

    yardmanlee LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 898

    let us know what she says
  8. Daner

    Daner LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,307

    I agree with Smallaxe...It sounds like she's making some good compost.

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