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Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by Icemanku, Jan 30, 2008.

  1. Icemanku

    Icemanku LawnSite Member
    Messages: 190

    flyer houses? OR do you prefer just straight up advertising in the paper, phone book or elsewhere?
  2. Adam3669

    Adam3669 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 311

    Hello fellow Johnson Countian :usflag:

    Just gota suck it up and pound the pavement the old fashioned way. You could run I guess........
  3. Icemanku

    Icemanku LawnSite Member
    Messages: 190

    I guess I could lose a couple lbs.
  4. stevenf

    stevenf LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,612

    Get someone to help you for free. My girlfriend will help me this season.
  5. barefeetny

    barefeetny LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 533

    i have someone drive and keep flyers in both pockets...
    case the neighborhood and figure out a route

    a handout in person and a sorry we missed you flyer

    I usually can handle 50-75 houses in a good afternoon

    every person you talk to works better then dropping of random flyers

    Good luck Nate
  6. wooley99

    wooley99 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 269

    Think I could write off one of those electric scooters as equipment if I used it to deliver flyers? Think I could look any sillier? Which actually doesn't bother me, can't be any worse than riding the 18-speed in bicycling shorts...
  7. jbpo

    jbpo LawnSite Member
    Messages: 46

    last year i used a segway to pass out flyers. i averaged about 150 flyers an hour. beats walking and it caught the attention of a few homeowners.
  8. lonestarlandscaping

    lonestarlandscaping LawnSite Member
    Messages: 31

    if you are using a segway to pass out flyers you must be ballin'!!! ha ha!

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