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Sounds great can I have 850 days to think about it.

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Kelly's Landscaping, Aug 3, 2005.

  1. Kelly's Landscaping

    Kelly's Landscaping LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,657

    Thought this was cute was talking to a friend of mine today on our cell phones he runs a landscaping company as well our areas overlap so we throw each other jobs from time to time we often chat as we drive from job to job during our work day. Any ways he tells me today he had a contract for a lawn cut come in last Friday so July 29 2005 but the contract was dated 2003. So he is like who the hell is this took him a while to track it down but it turns out it was a lawn estimate he did in April of 03 and they just finally signed it and sent it in talk about thinking it over. I wonder if it was a good price gas was a dollar a gallon cheaper back then.

    So I guess I have never failed to make a sale some of them are just still pending LOL.
  2. impactlandscaping

    impactlandscaping LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,332

    That's a freakin' instant classic..I guess we may have more jobs as well..hmmm..I hope his quote/agreement says something like " valid for 10 days".lol :D
  3. olderthandirt

    olderthandirt LawnSite Platinum Member
    from here
    Messages: 4,899

    Sean make it a sticky- a must read before posting in commercial forums

    Thanks Matt that was great
  4. Richard Martin

    Richard Martin LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,699

    That's kinda like someone calling me about a flyer I stopped passing out 8 years ago.
  5. Kelly's Landscaping

    Kelly's Landscaping LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,657

    He said he is going to do the lawn so I guess he is ok with the price I do wonder if they pay as slow as they think things over glad it isn't me :D
  6. arborist-28

    arborist-28 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 246

    that is pretty funny .. must be a fairly decent bid if he is considering it ...c
  7. jpp

    jpp LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,131

    That is funny. Maybe I should not have shredded my copies from two years ago. :p

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