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Weirdest thing i've come across in awhile

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by cwmiller928, Apr 4, 2008.

  1. cwmiller928

    cwmiller928 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 109

  2. TNT LawnCare Inc.

    TNT LawnCare Inc. LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,157

    He says he'll mow up to 10 for $199.00 per day! So he'll probably do 4 at $ 50.00 bucks a piece or 2 mid sized churches. Theres no way he'll do 10 apartment complexes for $199.00 a day.
  3. CFB

    CFB LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 515

    What an idiot. I couldn't make it off 200/day (5-day week) if I had zero overhead. This guy is going down hard. Very hard.
  4. Paulup

    Paulup LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 270

    There is already another thread about this from a few days ago.
  5. General Landscaping

    General Landscaping LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 801

    What a *********:hammerhead:

    Messing up prices for every legitimate biz..... wouldn't take much of seeing him around town for me to get the IRS involved.

    I'm almost ready to drive to MO, find a lot, and run a trailer tie down auger into the earth and give this ********* a call.

    Go mow for the county or state as an employee and make the same $$ with bennies and no headache.... maybe ride in a A/C cab tractor cutting ROW.
  6. lifetree

    lifetree LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,369

    I just saw this on for the first time on eBay myself and couldn't believe it ... he may actually be able to make some money with that business model !!
  7. Carolina Cuts

    Carolina Cuts LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,152

    isn't he posting on here??? I questioned somebody already about their screen name... Recession Proof Mowing. (can't find the damn thread now...)
  8. Carolina Cuts

    Carolina Cuts LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,152

    I don't think so. If he gets calls, any calls.... it'll be from businesses that are paying $400+ /cut. That are WORTH $400+ /cut. OR he'll be draggin' his @ss all over town, property to property spending gas. He'll being blowing $50-$75/day in gas leaving him with $125.00 /day. IF he's legit, which it sounds like he's not since he's asking for cash, but if he's legit, now that $125 becomes $75/day. He might as well go work for Walmart.
  9. corey4671

    corey4671 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,931

    noticed 2 things. He is contracted by Kansas City Parks Dept. He is simply trying to fill his route in between jobs and notice it said CASH IN HAND. HE's probably making enough off the city contract to make ends meet and is simply making a little extra dough on the side in between jobs. Genius if you ask me. I see guys on here all the time talk about running tight routes. Aaron Anderson just might be on to something.
  10. JohnnyRoyale

    JohnnyRoyale LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 616

    This guy is on this site-named Recession Proof Mowing. Maybe we should ask him how he does it?

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