Top 10 Reasons Landscapers Do It

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by TScapes, Feb 14, 2006.

  1. TScapes

    TScapes LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 453

    I came across this tidbit the other day. I thought it was too funny! clapping

    Thought I ought to share it with ya'll!

    ~ Keith Barker
    10. I read about it in a magazine.
    9. I saw another landscape company doing the same thing and thought it looked good.
    8. My company spent $149 on the Ortho Problem Solver book.
    7. An old man down at the coffee shop recommended it.
    6. One of our laborers did it by accident and the Supervisor liked it and took credit for it.
    5. I heard a college professor talk about it at an all-day seminar.
    4. My wife read about it in Southern Living magazine.
    3. I was out sick one day and watched the Garden Channel for 8 straight hours.
    2. My company spent $25,000 on a new computer program that recommended it.
    And the #1 reason why Landscapers do it that way:
    1. My Boss told me to do it that way!
  2. Trinity Lawn Care  LLC

    Trinity Lawn Care LLC LawnSite Senior Member
    from NJ
    Messages: 946

    I like reason #1 (lol). Good reasons.:)
  3. Gatewayuser

    Gatewayuser LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,765

    Very true!
  4. The Cowboy

    The Cowboy LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 617

    Reason #2 is my favorite. I need to keep a list of those companies so I can scarf up their equipment at the foreclosure sale.
  5. YardPro

    YardPro LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,570

    a few of these are the reason we see "crepe murder" such a widespread practice

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