well that's awkward...

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by brycesepp, Sep 10, 2013.

  1. johnnyb01

    johnnyb01 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 53

    yep, she had a dish with a cheap discount on her monthly bill because of being a blockbuster employee...she is no longer a block buster emp and no longer gets the discount, but was told she couldnt cancel it :nono:
     
  2. jrs.landscaping

    jrs.landscaping LawnSite Silver Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 2,761

    They didn't forget about the other contractor, they called numbers like yours. The contractor who shows up first wins. I'd leave the other ones, chances are the same thing will happen or worse you'll have to chase your money when you're done.
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  3. Rcgm

    Rcgm LawnSite Senior Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 326

    One reason I do not work for maintenace or management companies. Was always a headache trying to get paid. I worked for a few my first 2 years been 18 years later and never again.
     
  4. Rcgm

    Rcgm LawnSite Senior Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 326

    I use to drive around all day and knock on doors when I was younger. I was a clean cut kid and wore nice work clothes. I would knock on the door with my card in my hand and sell those yards all day long.
     
  5. Stars & Stripes Landscaping

    Stars & Stripes Landscaping LawnSite Member
    from CT
    Messages: 246

    Send him a bill for a service call haha if he doesn't pay - no loss.
     
  6. brycesepp

    brycesepp LawnSite Member
    Messages: 111

    Lol i'm going to
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  7. 944own

    944own LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,178

    You are right on the money.:walking::walking::walking::walking::walking:
     
  8. herler

    herler LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,141

    When I pull up to a property and it's either already done or someone else is there doing it, with a new customer that's usually the kiss of death, if I call them back it's only to give them the limp fish treatment (basically like giving a limp fish handshake, but over the phone).
     
    Last edited: Sep 11, 2013
  9. soloscaperman

    soloscaperman LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,045

    From what I heard on a stock website site is that there going to end up selling cell phones at the block buster buildings.
     
  10. Glenn Lawn Care

    Glenn Lawn Care LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,645

    Some people are just idiots!
     

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