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RE Can you believe this lady???????


LawnSite Fanatic
Yup I can....

I was doing a 850.00 clean up at a house, and it never fails the neabors allways come out we ya arrive.... So this 1 guy says ok get all this and that. Pointing to HIS alley,,, So I told him that I would have to charge him...WHAT your here anyway,,, yup you'll save on the drive time...

Ok that's dead... next thing I kno he's out there cleaning debree from his side putting it on MY TRAILER.... MY TRAILER.....
So starts the yelling... hay waht ya doing... You have to go to the land fill anyway.... YEA BUT IT COST ME 30.00 to DUMP....

got rid of him and... the neabor on the other side did the same thing... I couldn't belive it.... after he herd me tell that guy.....

for 3 to 4 years these people wont come out and do anything to there lawn but Boy when we show up....

RedMax Man

LawnSite Platinum Member
Dracut, MA
They must think your a community service doing all this for FREE.
Talk about taking advantage of someone:dizzy:


LawnSite Senior Member
nw. ct.
people have b@lls!
i did a brush removel job a few years back, truck was all loaded just had to clean up around the truck a little( twigs that fell off) they start comming out with household garbage, wtf! said i was getting paid to go to the dump anyways ,it didnt matter what i was taking with me! so i got paid, then took the bags off and told them that the check they gave me was for the brush, not for the garbage bags, got in and drove off!

in your case i would have taken the debris that you had and put it where they were cleaning. see how they like it!!


LawnSite Silver Member
I had a lady that I was doing a clean up for actually try to throw a couple old rotten pieces of plwood on my trailer a couple years ago. When I asked her what she was doing, she said, "Well you are doing our clean up. I just thought I would help out a little." I came unglued on her. I stood there discussing this with her for 5 minutes and she just couldn't understand why the crap in her house wasn't included in the clean up... like the term "lawn care" doesn't lend a clue...


LawnSite Silver Member
Southern WI
I'd remove their debris from my trailer, place them in the person's front yard, and tell them not to approach my vehicle again, or the police would be called.