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Thank you!

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Mowergirl, Apr 14, 2002.

  1. Mowergirl

    Mowergirl LawnSite Member
    Messages: 7

    Thank you, to everone who takes the time to share your knowledge & experience in this business! The amount I have learned in the past 3 months reading is amazing, and my ideas on how to run a SUCCESSFUL lawn & landscape maintenance co. have been tweeked and redefined. Using skills I've learned here, today I put together a proposal for a development which includes about 8 acres of lawn, common areas, and a fair amount of trimming, which I am confident is competitive and profitable to the company. Where before I struggled to "guesstimate" quote figures, I now focus on true labor hours, equipment costs, square footage, etc. Feeling confident in my proposal is fantastic. If they accept it, great! If not, at least I am not losing money at this property. (Keep your fingers crossed for me... )

    My hat's off to all who participate here!
  2. stslawncare

    stslawncare LawnSite Bronze Member
    from DE
    Messages: 1,484

    best of luck to you, that would be awesome if you got it, i to have learned tons and tons from lawnsite, it has helped me start my business and run it greatly.
  3. Toroguy

    Toroguy LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,075

    Good luck with the proposal Mowergirl.

    Stay tuned to lawnsite for the latest.
  4. Mykster

    Mykster LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 668

    I agree with you 110% mowergirl. LS has made me look at running my business in a whole new perspective. Hope you get it.
  5. SLS

    SLS LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Mars
    Messages: 1,540

    Go get 'em, Mowergirl! :D

    Best of luck with that new bid. I hope it turns out well for you! Keep us posted as to how it develops.

    And yes, LawnSite is TERRIFIC!
  6. MuskTurfKing

    MuskTurfKing LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 338

    Good luck with the bid, LS has helped me in more ways than I can ever think possible.

  7. proline32

    proline32 LawnSite Senior Member
    from 98383
    Messages: 278

    You are correct, I've learned a good deal here myself and have tweeked my business some to make more profit and I have downsized to a solo operator, so it is important to maximize what income I have based on myself, Good luck on your bid.

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