will be starting up a new lawn service this spring. previously i was in the biz for about eight years doing lawns and water features. i also had a health club and a part time job as a longshoreman. i eventually got tired of working 7 days a week so about two years ago i quit the lawn business and sold the health club. guess what; i got bored so i am going to start a lawn service again. my goal is to have fifty customers within three months. this will be a mix of commercial and residential customers. i always try to do everything very professionally so all my equipment and trailers will be new. i realize that for many who are just starting on a shoestring this is not feasible but i am fortunate to have the resources to do so. also having been in the business previously i know the $ potential so it is not as scary for me. one thing i will do to attract attention which then translates to customers is to use old classic trucks as my tow vehicles. of course they will be updated mechanically to make sure they can do the job. hence the name "classic lawn care". even though my previous lawn care business was very successful this old dog will i am sure learn many new tricks from other members experiences and knowledge. i have already picked up a few ideas from this site. while i certainly have a lot to learn i firmly believe the key to being successful in this or any business is to work hard and work smart. best wishes to all you out there; go out and knock em dead.
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a big hello to all you out there