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Thoughts on truck decals

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by mslawn, Jan 18, 2008.

  1. mslawn

    mslawn LawnSite Senior Member
    from LA
    Messages: 483

    I had our blue truck decaled today, I do not like it compared to our white one. I am also decaling a brown colored on Monday. What is your thoughts? Is it plain out ugly or will it pass as professional looking? I will only buy white fleet trucks from now on out.....

    edit-I just went and looked and it is the same green color on both trucks, one looks like a lighter green due to the lighting in each picture, the gray outline may also make it look lighter.

  2. willietd2

    willietd2 LawnSite Member
    from OHIO
    Messages: 210

    hey , i think that they look great. same here though, we only run white trucks. what did the decal package cost per truck? willie
  3. 4-Seasons

    4-Seasons LawnSite Member
    from NJ
    Messages: 63

    What was the price for each truck?
  4. mslawn

    mslawn LawnSite Senior Member
    from LA
    Messages: 483

    Taking off my old decals and installing new was 400.00 each truck.
  5. deere615

    deere615 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,676

    I think it looks real nice especially on the chevy
  6. old oak lawn

    old oak lawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 703

    i think the white one does look better but the blue one does not look bad. maby the grass at the bottom of blue truck is a bit much for the dark color.if i were u hold off on the brown one for a few more days and let the blue one sink in a little. when i got the letters on my truck i didnot like at first but its ok now.
  7. EnvirosafeCarolinas

    EnvirosafeCarolinas LawnSite Member
    Messages: 15

    They both look great, although you can't beat white for professionalism.

    Decals in themselves are much more professional than magnetic signs.
  8. bill8379

    bill8379 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 778

    I do something similar but I put the website near the hood and the phone number over the rear wheel wells 11" high digits.
  9. Tadams

    Tadams LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 787

    They both look fine to me! Thewhite one might be a tad better, but they are both the same graphics and this shows uniformity in the fleet. I've got grass at the bottom of my box truck- it doesn't look as good as yours. I might have them re-do it next week.

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