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what percent of business do you do

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by ant, Oct 15, 2000.

  1. ant

    ant LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,466

    what percent of 'WHAT TYPE OF WORK DO YOU DO"
    1.CUTTING?
    2.LANDSCAPING?
    3.FERTILIZATION (FERT,WEED CONTROL,SEEDING,AERATION ECT...)
    4. HOW MANY EMPLOYEES?

    MY SELF
    FERTILIZATION 100%
    NO EMPLOYEES UNTILL FALL ONE GUY ON SATURDAY
    ANTHONY
     
  2. Chuck Sinclair

    Chuck Sinclair LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 336

    All of the above
    1 Employee (Part time)
     
  3. Five Star Lawn Care LLC

    Five Star Lawn Care LLC LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,006

    75% cutting
    3% spring clean-up
    7% fall clean-ups
    4% shrub trimming
    3% Landscaping
    3% fert & areation

    2 full time
    2 Part time in spring and fall
     
  4. landscaper3

    landscaper3 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,354

    85% Lawn maintenance (mowing, trimming, pruning, mulching)
    75% of those lawns we fertilize
    65% of those lawn we do fall cleanups and spring cleanups
    5%landscaping shrubs, trees, walkways ect.
    2%landscape lighting
     
  5. Pauls Mowing

    Pauls Mowing LawnSite Member
    Messages: 207

    90% Commercial Brush and weed mowing
    10% residential mowing
    no employees
    My wife helps out
     
  6. Stinger

    Stinger LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 252

    55% New Landscape Design & Install
    30% Lawn & Landscape Maint.
    15% Fertilization & Special Services
    4-5 Employees for summer
    2 Employees for winter
     
  7. yardsmith

    yardsmith LawnSite Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 628

    65-70% mowing
    25% landscaping/renovations
    spring & fall cleanups are a part of the mowing routine
    5-10% odd jobs/trimming & hauling brush & tree trimming, etc.
    Don't know if that adds up to 100%, cuz it seems like we're going 110% alot of times
    Solo operator; my father helps me out 2 days a week for the busy days
     
  8. HOMER

    HOMER LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,183

    100% mowing
    I try to stay focused!

    Homer
     
  9. jasonp

    jasonp LawnSite Member
    from Alabama
    Messages: 147

    goto my homepage link below it will tell you
     
  10. DBALLARD

    DBALLARD LawnSite Member
    Messages: 60



    100% Mowing

    Solo operator

    Hope to do some Fert. programs next year
     

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