Opinion on business name!

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by walker-talker, Sep 1, 2002.


Which name do you like more?

  1. Affordable Lawn Services

    3 vote(s)
  2. Progressive Turf Management & Landscapes

    11 vote(s)
  1. walker-talker

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

    Do you like "Affordable Lawn Service" or "Progressive Turf Management & Landscapes". I don't have a logo for my new one.

  2. KenH

    KenH LawnSite Bronze Member
    from CT
    Messages: 1,622

    I like Progressive better . Affordable doesnt give a really good image. I dont like the progressive logo----seemd hard to read.
  3. bubble boy

    bubble boy LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,020

    i think the word progressive would be an easier read if the R started out larger than it is (but obviously still smaller than the P.

    so that there is less of a increase in letter size up to the E

    and maybe if the E was the same size as the P, would balance better.

    just a thought :angel:
  4. bill--bls

    bill--bls LawnSite Member
    Messages: 34

    go with progessive sounds better


    MATTHEW LawnSite Senior Member
    from NE OHIO
    Messages: 665

    Remember, people care about what neighbors think about them!

    If they see a truck labeled "affordable". they will think that they are cheap.

    If they see a truck labeled "Progressive", they will think they are better off than they really are!

    Its a no-brainer. Progressive is a classy name.

    Good luck.
  6. drobson

    drobson LawnSite Member
    Messages: 237

    I think Progressive is a better choice also, and as with the others that have posted I think the logo needs improvement.

    Just my opinion but, if your trying to use the name progressive getting bigger like that, starting out with the "P" being large and then the next letter smaller seems to defeat the purpose. Maybe other people wouldn't perceive it like I do, but to me that concept would need to have the "P" being the smallest letter..
  7. DLCS

    DLCS LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,386

    I would stay away from Affordable sounds cheap and not too professional. I like progressive.

  8. walker-talker

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

    Thanks for the honest opinions. I have been using Affordable for the last 3 years and kind of thought that it sounded a little cheap and less professional. I will work on the logo. I just thought the progressive gettitng progressively larger was a neat idea.

    thanks again
  9. I like Progressive

    tried to vote but site still not accepting my vote on polls
  10. BigJim

    BigJim LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 382

    Affordable will get you first in the phone book.If you been using that for 3 years why change?

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