1. Missed the live Ask the Expert event?
    Catch up on the conversation with Ken Hutcheson, President of U.S. Lawns, in the Franchising forum.

    Dismiss Notice

Newbie question - Irrigation company vs general landscaper

Discussion in 'Irrigation' started by raymont4, Aug 12, 2011.

  1. Mike Leary

    Mike Leary LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 23,089

    One of my early ads said: "Where sprinklers are not a sideline."
  2. Wet_Boots

    Wet_Boots LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 50,231

    One of my early ads said: "Don't be a Hoser." :)
  3. Mike Leary

    Mike Leary LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 23,089

    I didn't realize you were from Indiana.
  4. Mjtrole

    Mjtrole LawnSite Member
    Messages: 226

    If you decide to go with the landscaper make sure he uses his own guys and doesn't sub it out to some part time irrigation guy.
  5. Mdirrigation

    Mdirrigation LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,656

    When your central air system needs replacing , call a professional , then call your landscaper and see if you can save some money . Go with the original installer , do it once , keep your warranty . You cant beat a man at his trade .
  6. mitchgo

    mitchgo LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,921

    I agree

    I had to say this to a HO the other day as he was arguing with me on everything because he was an 'engineer'

    Everyone is a professional in their own field.. You can only specialize in so many things, thereafter you only have limited or general knowledge. Just because you know how to change the oil in your car, doesn't make you a mechanic.
  7. ZX12R

    ZX12R LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 795

    I agree too, pay the extra $700 .You know you will be happy and the irrigation company will be happy.
  8. AI Inc

    AI Inc LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 26,606

    Then he is an idiot an should not be doing irrigation. Curious here, does he live in his moms basement?

    Messages: 18,668

    I was wondering when a fellow NHitewould weigh in.
    Posted via Mobile Device
  10. AI Inc

    AI Inc LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 26,606

    Next town over

Share This Page