What services do you offer?

Discussion in 'Industry Surveys & Polls' started by rusty_keg_3, Mar 29, 2010.

  1. Cody_Lick

    Cody_Lick LawnSite Member
    Messages: 26

    Since I'm only 15 right now just mow plow gonna try for some mulch jobs but nothing major plus I don't get home from school until 3:30 so I only have few hours to cut
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  2. Kennedy Landscaping

    Kennedy Landscaping LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,597

    This one is pretty close to my company. A few things to add maybe. I also do drip irrigation installations for flower beds. Don't push it much though because I'm so busy with other stuff.
  3. FullAuto

    FullAuto LawnSite Member
    Messages: 10

    I do basic mowing and occassionally I trim some bushes or cut back some tree limbs. If they want some real landscaping work done, I'll refer them elsewhere.
  4. mowerdude777

    mowerdude777 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,735

    Directly from my 2010 flier
    Services Mow Town offers
    Weekly Mowing
    Bi- Weekly Mowing (has to be approved by me)
    Shrub / Plant removal
    Spring / Fall cleanups
    Storm Cleanups
    Ground Clearing
    Mulch Spreading
    Small tree removal
  5. mrealty

    mrealty LawnSite Member
    from Georgia
    Messages: 46


    New here and new to lawn care service. This site has been great for trying to get a view of things.

    Will be offering some basic services for starters (mowing, shrubs, tree trimming, spring/fall clean ups, storm clean ups, gutter clean out, mulch spreading, sprinkler repair)...but my question is, after reading all of these posts, why isn't anyone offering pressure washing?
  6. bobcat48

    bobcat48 LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,176

    Thats pretty similar to me too.
  7. DJJS

    DJJS LawnSite Member
    Messages: 249

    My real reason is that I've got a guy I refer everyone to for pressure washing, he does the same for me and gets me a good 40-50 gutter cleaning jobs a year plus some maintenance accounts & side jobs here & there. I've got a craftsman power washer to clean my trucks & equipment I got for a couple hundred bucks, but a commercial power washing setup is probably a couple grand, also I know its an insurance ad on to do power washing. It could be a great ad on service though if you have enough work for it
  8. fastpine

    fastpine LawnSite Member
    Messages: 201

    Im looking into adding K9 waste removal to my long list of services offered...
    Im prety sure there is some good money in it:dancing:

    One thing I offer that most around me dont, is drip system's..The poly above ground type...I know those quite well and am able to charge accordingly..Two days ago I did a dripsystem renovation on a older gentelman's yard..I was there for 3.5 hrs and walked away with $300...He commented on how reasonable the price was..

    In New Mexico you have to have a contractors lisence to do all the fun stuff!! like concrete work, retaining walls, flagstone, sprinklers, etc...:cry:
  9. mrealty

    mrealty LawnSite Member
    from Georgia
    Messages: 46

    I know this is going to sound like a stupid question (I'm a newb), but what do LCO's normally do if K9 waste removal is not in your services and the backyard is scattered with K9 waste? Just run the stuff over and charge them for manure mulch? :)
  10. fastpine

    fastpine LawnSite Member
    Messages: 201

    Lately ive been just mowing over it...:cry:..Kinda why I want to start offering the service..

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