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quickcleanlawn
08-09-2008, 07:22 PM
I saw this add scrollin around craigslist, its kind of kreepy but could make money maybe. what do you think?
http://neworleans.craigslist.org/lbs/787188972.html

Steve
08-10-2008, 12:44 PM
I am new to the area and have noticed that many of the graveyards have been "let go" I am offering to weed, and do general cleaning of your loved ones grave. I am happy to either do a one time clean-up of a neglected grave for $100 and/or a monthly clean-up for $50 per month. Please give me an e-mail and we can discuss what service I can offer for you and your family.

You know a lot of these cemeteries offer similar services where they will send out mailers to put flowers up or wreaths up on the holidays.

I think there are a lot of people who would sign up for this. I am just not sure how you would reach the target audience. Maybe craigslist could work. But I don't know how concentrated the group would be on there. If you could get a list of family members from a cemetery, then you could do direct mailing.

But with craigslist, you got nothing to lose to try it out.

Does this help?

quickcleanlawn
08-10-2008, 01:17 PM
I spoke with the guy on the phone yesterday, he said he hadnt had any responses yet but its only been running for like two days.
I dought the cemetary would give you there customer info but maybe they will market your company for you , I think he should get in touch with the cemetary owner or funeral home owners and go through them.
I just thought it was creative for someone to think of that and wanted to share it with you guys on the forum.
anybody know of someone doing this in there area ?

Steve
08-10-2008, 01:40 PM
You never know! Mailing lists are for sale everywhere for everything.