what do you think

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by hockeyman, Jul 2, 2007.

  1. hockeyman

    hockeyman LawnSite Member
    Messages: 18

    hey i was wondering what does everyone think is the best type of mower for a youger person to get at a very low price.

    cheers mike
  2. green-pa

    green-pa LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 737

    A used 21 inch walk behind or if possible a 36 inch. Look in the trader paper or something like that.
  3. Lohse's Lawn Service

    Lohse's Lawn Service LawnSite Member
    from US
    Messages: 213

    Check your local classified ads or even swing by your local dealers and see if they have used equipment. They usually have a list of lawn care owners they call but you might get your foot in the door first.
  4. fiveoboy01

    fiveoboy01 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,988

    For someone just starting out with not a lot of cash, a used walk behind is the ticket.

    Also, if you have good credit and a decent income, you can try to take advantage of financing specials though various dealers. Some have no interest financing for 1-3 years depending on the total cost of the ticket and the company doing the financing.

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