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Picking up New Lawns

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by prodesignfx, Jul 21, 2005.

  1. prodesignfx

    prodesignfx LawnSite Member
    Messages: 14

    Thank you first off for taking time to look at this post. I am new to the business this year. We currently handle about 20 lawns. Most of them bi-weekly. I have tried several different types of flyer's and haven't really had much luck. I would love to see some samples of flyer's that you guys that have been doing this successfully have used. Please help!
  2. Scapegoat

    Scapegoat LawnSite Member
    Messages: 249

    Have you tried the local paper? That got me started and from them I got referrals and now turn down work cause I want to stay solo.
  3. PTP

    PTP LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Tulsa
    Messages: 1,398

    If you are fishing with a pole, a little luck doesn't hurt. But if you are fishing with a net and are dragging the whole lake, you don't really need luck.

    Make a decent flyer - Gopher has some good templates - and send out a minimum of 10,000. Now you don't need luck anymore.
  4. prodesignfx

    prodesignfx LawnSite Member
    Messages: 14

    i haven't tried that. what would be the best format to use?

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