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my lawn flyer

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by Kingbman1, Feb 19, 2004.

  1. Kingbman1

    Kingbman1 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 176

    Ok i know im going to get ripped on how someones kid can make a better flyer. This is just a rough draft, i need some input.

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  2. Zach76

    Zach76 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 197

    You're right. My 3 year old could make a better flyer. j/k LOL. It's not that bad. I'd definitely get your business name on there somewhere though. I figure if 75% of our flyers go into the garbage, at least people will see the name and hopefully remember it. Flyers are all about name recognition for me. That's why I try to get them out 3 or 4 times to the same areas before the season starts.
  3. nclawns

    nclawns LawnSite Member
    from Indy
    Messages: 4

    Looks o.k., simple and to the point. How do you plan on distributing the flyers. A typical resposne to flyers is 1% on a good day. We sent out approx. 40,000 full color 2 sided glossy finish flyers last year and landed 6 accounts. Obviously we did not even hit 1% but they still paid for themselves. Also, make sure you send the flyers out about 1 week after the grass has started growing, no sooner.
  4. grassyfras

    grassyfras LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,475

    Looks better then mine. They teach you SLUH High boys how to do things right out their. Peace
  5. Kingbman1

    Kingbman1 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 176

    Oakville Senior is where i go. Been in the private schools, and rather be in public.
  6. Husker1982

    Husker1982 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 480

    Make sure you put on there you are licensed and insured. You are licensed and insured aren't you?
  7. topher924

    topher924 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 109

  8. twins_lawn_care

    twins_lawn_care LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 932

    Looks clean and to the point. Defininantly need to include your company name/logo, so they remember who sent this to them. If you don't do that, it is a basic advertisement for any old company.
    Other thing, if it was me, I would take out the bi-weekly mention, as I don't really like those customers. It may be more common in your area, but I am trying to stick to weekly mowings.
    Good luck with it, and get those ready so you can start passing them out!
  9. grassyfras

    grassyfras LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,475

    Sorry thought you went to SLUH. Didnt we beat you in hockey last night?? I wish I was in public.
  10. gator-town

    gator-town LawnSite Member
    from bfe
    Messages: 92

    IMO ... I would leave off the "service as low as $__ " as they will all think their yard fits the bill ... if you want to show a price use a range ... low as $25-35$ ... again IMO .

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