My New Landscape

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by JimLewis, Jun 3, 2005.

  1. JimLewis

    JimLewis LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,872

    In my spare time this past memorial day weekend, I did a little touch-up to my own yard. What do y'all think?

    My Landscape Renovation

  2. heavenlydeere

    heavenlydeere LawnSite Member
    Messages: 109

    1. do you cut grass?
    2. if so , why?????
    3. awsome job !! i would like to start getting into that end of the bus. i like the feeling you get when its all done , kinda like for one moment in time you are more powerful than mother nature, make it the way you like it!!!
    4. did i already say awsome!
  3. JimLewis

    JimLewis LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,872

    Yes, we maintain around 170 lawns.

    Why? Because in Oregon, Landscape construction and Irrigation Installs all but totally die for about 5 months of the year. It's great money during the growing season. But I have to do something to make money the rest of the year. Maintenance brings in year-round money. Installs and Irrigation systems only bring in money seasonally.

    Another reason why is because that's where we get a lot of referrals for bigger landscaping or irrigation jobs.

    And the final reason why is because it's profitable and my maintenance business virtually runs itself without much input or time from me.

    Thanks for your kind words. :D
  4. sunturf

    sunturf LawnSite Member
    Messages: 22

    very awesome job!!! :)
  5. rsls

    rsls LawnSite Member
    Messages: 61

    i love the pondless waterfall. do you know of any instructional links to building one?
  6. webfoot

    webfoot LawnSite Member
    Messages: 34

    man that looks really good.
  7. T Edwards

    T Edwards LawnSite Member
    Messages: 230


    Do your neighbors say "There goes Jim, at it again?"

    And why does a guy from Oregon say "y'all"?
  8. walker-talker

    walker-talker LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Midwest
    Messages: 4,771

    Looks great Jim....I like the idea of a pondless waterfall....clever.
  9. jeffex

    jeffex LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,933

    AWSOME!! I like the pondless waterfall. That looks like it will stop some traffic on that corner

    BALDEAGLE LawnSite Member
    Messages: 133

    looks great Jim.

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