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Teacher's Turf Care Slogan Needed!

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by pcarlson1911, Sep 22, 2006.

  1. pcarlson1911

    pcarlson1911 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 89

    Ok guys, As some of you have read my wife and I are starting a new business: We are both educators and have decided on the name


    So now all we need is a slogan. I came up with

    "Cutting class to cut your grass!"

    But that isn't quite the image we are looking for in our brand.

    So, I would love some suggestions!
  2. Total.Lawn.Care

    Total.Lawn.Care LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 840

    How about:

    "Edge-ucating Your Lawn!!"
  3. Matts lawn care

    Matts lawn care LawnSite Senior Member
    from MD
    Messages: 829

    i like that one
  4. daveintoledo

    daveintoledo LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,587

    but i think you should not play the teacher angel, i think its just as cheesy as a fireman or serviceman doing it..... and i find it appalling that two teachers should need to cut grass part time, you should be payed more to start with.....

    not to discourage you, but who will be doing all the work during school season, early spring is very busy, and so is fall.....

    just my opinion and probably not worh much... best of luck to you........:)

    PMLAWN LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,534

    Teachers Pet lawn service

    Starving teachers lawn service

    Cut and tutor

    PMLAWN LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,534

    Agree:clapping: :clapping:

    One of the most important jobs there is
  7. 1MajorTom

    1MajorTom Former Moderator
    Messages: 6,073

    If you are going to start a business, I do not think it is necessary to mention that you are teachers. In fact, if I was a potential customer, and I knew you were teachers, I probably wouldn't call because I would think, "are they going to have time to take care of my lawn during the spring when the grass is growing like crazy, or are they going to be too busy?"
  8. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,497

    I totally agree, and if I WOULD name a business like this - and this is strictly hypothetical, I would simply call it "Cutting Class" .
    Do you see the double meaning of it? It would give the connotation of the word class being like "Touch of Class" - which of course brings us to a whole 'NOTHER cool name! Get it? In the very LEAST, atleast the people in the district you work with would certainly enjoy and appreciate it.
  9. dvmcmrhp52

    dvmcmrhp52 LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Pa.
    Messages: 4,205

    I don't think mentioning you're teachers is a good idea either.
    The debate over teacher's pay is a devisive one, particularly around here where the teachers average between 50-60,00/year when most folks have to work a full 12 months to earn 40,000, along with the double dipping mindset.
    Leave the debate on the sidelines and find a less negative way of defining yourselves.
  10. Lynden-Jeff

    Lynden-Jeff LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,405

    Schooling lawns all over "said area" lol.


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