Real Green Software

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by The Lawn Crew, Oct 24, 2005.

  1. lka123

    lka123 LawnSite Member
    from Ar.
    Messages: 32

    I started using Realgreen in July I have 350plus I LOVE IT i think it was worth the money would not change it for anything. It can and does so much, every day its like getting a gift when i come to the office and fine out something else it does. It does to much to list if you would like to call that would be fine. One thing I can tell you that in the process of doing $ increase and WHO it is COOOLLLLL. 479-883-0023 Raymond

    LBZFAN LawnSite Member
    from MN
    Messages: 20

    Been running realgreen for 2 years now. It has been the best investment i have made in my 10 years in the business. Think i was running about 800 customers when i implemented it, now have about 1200. I have not needed to hire any office staff because the scheduling, billing and routing. I spend more time on the phone with customers than with the actual daily work. Worth every penny, a must for any larger size spray business. I would think anyone with over 300-400 accounts should be thinking about it. I did my research, and talked with other companies, it paid off huge. just my 2c.
  3. greenskeeper44

    greenskeeper44 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 433

    i plan on purchasing a software right before spring have looked into real green and qxpress. My partner and i have 350 accounts and would like to double that within the next couple of years. It seems like qxpress would be great for me now but i fear that later down the road I would like to have the capabilities that real green offers. The price tag on real green scares me. Going to their seminar in January and then i will make the final decision. Would like to here inputs from qxpress users though.
  4. rcreech

    rcreech Sponsor
    Male, from OHIO
    Messages: 6,163

    Real Green is the real deal.

    It is expensive...but so is a ride on and I WOULDN'T run my business without it!

    Just finished my first year with it and it is great...and I probalby don't even use 20% of the program.

    Most of it is WAY over my head, but there if I ever need it (or hire someone smart enough that understands it).

    I am sure there are other programs out there...but Real Green covers everthing and it has and still is being designed by a guy that owns a lawncare company.
  5. a plus bob

    a plus bob LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 1,160

    Same here I dont use the marketing but the rest is simple once you figure it out.I post my own production and payments every night very fast.
  6. lawnrx

    lawnrx LawnSite Member
    from ga
    Messages: 140

    I need to get something soon. I only have 200 accounts but it is just me and i have a full time Job also (fireman). Money is tight, is there a program out there for someone like me that is worth it and not to expensive? I'm thinking of something like gopher????
  7. rcreech

    rcreech Sponsor
    Male, from OHIO
    Messages: 6,163

    Groundskeeper Pro is what I use before...and it was ok, but looking back I should have gotten Real Green in the first place.

    Problem is the longer you wait...the more harder it is to move over to a new program (transfer customer data ect).

    As always probably better to get the right thing first...but also know you can only spend a dollar once.
  8. lawnrx

    lawnrx LawnSite Member
    from ga
    Messages: 140

    thanks... looking at gopher at $200. then green keeper pro at $500. what is the price for real green????
  9. GreenPro7

    GreenPro7 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 10

    Real green give me a price of $3000.00 for the software and another $2500.00for the mapping. Then you have to pay for one of there reps to come to you which includes hotel, airfare and food for a 2 days training course. You can go to them to save a little money.I am going to have to wait until I get another 100 account to consider doing this.
  10. lawnrx

    lawnrx LawnSite Member
    from ga
    Messages: 140

    wow!!!! lokng around $6000 or more to get to hole thing...that is alot more than other software. it most be the best i bet. i think i'll upgrade to somethink, but not that right now. I can handle my paper work find right now. just looking for something to make it easer. And something with a smaller price I gess.

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