Lawn Care Business Forum Lawn Care Business Book Lawn Care Business Blog Lawn Care Software
Home Forum Contract & Flyer Templates Blog Software Videos Podcast Calculators / Estimators Store Mower Review Design It Yourself Lawn Business School

Go Back   GopherHaul Landscaping & Lawn Care Business Marketing Forum > Search Forums

» Welcome to the Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum
Showing results 1 to 25 of 114
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: jrayb39667
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 07-22-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,420
Posted By jrayb39667
Use smaller tubing. probably 1-1/2" for the...

Use smaller tubing. probably 1-1/2" for the outside frame and 1" for the middle supports. that would probably cut the weight of each ramp by 50 lbs. I don't see me ever going back to a trailer set up.
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 07-21-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,420
Posted By jrayb39667
The hinges are fabbed from 3/16"steel held...

The hinges are fabbed from 3/16"steel held together by shoulder bolts with nylock nuts. It is an old penske truck. I bought it for a steal of a deal from a guy that had it for a couple of yrs. The...
Forum: General Talk 05-13-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,501
Posted By jrayb39667
This is the one i'm looking into buying....

This is the one i'm looking into buying. http://www.turfcodirect.com/store/Aerators/TurnAer-XT5-P5958C16.aspx
Forum: General Talk 04-23-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 676
Posted By jrayb39667
I would buy a trailer before anything. You can...

I would buy a trailer before anything. You can have all the chain saws, and hedge clippers you want. If you have no way to haul the trimmings off then you have accomplished nothing!!
Forum: Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job 04-11-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 536
Posted By jrayb39667
in this industry there are no "standards". We are...

in this industry there are no "standards". We are from all over the U.S. and every town in every state is different. You need to know what your operating costs are and what profit you need to make to...
Forum: Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs, Buy or Sell 03-21-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 610
Posted By jrayb39667
Put a small drain / cut off milk jug or something...

Put a small drain / cut off milk jug or something that will hold 3 qts of oil. remove the guard from the filter. Find a long thick shafted screw driver. For the filter on the left side drive the...
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 03-08-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,420
Posted By jrayb39667
There is a really bad pinch point where the gates...

There is a really bad pinch point where the gates come together when opening. If you open the gate correctly there is no way to get pinched. It is gas shock assisted (1,400 lbs) it's not bad at all...
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 03-06-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,420
Posted By jrayb39667
new to me box truck

I recently upgraded from an enclosed trailer to a box truck. i have attached some pictures of a guy that i work with that built the bi fold ramps. I installed the racks for my equipment tonight. now...
Forum: Starting a lawn care business. 02-25-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,084
Posted By jrayb39667
Sorry to hear that you had to go through all...

Sorry to hear that you had to go through all that. Didn't you guys just buy a new house last year?
Forum: General Business Discussions 02-24-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,814
Posted By jrayb39667
Use the search feature. The general consensus is...

Use the search feature. The general consensus is to run far and fast away from REO.
Forum: General Talk 12-18-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,554
Posted By jrayb39667
November was slow for me. I just started getting...

November was slow for me. I just started getting leaf job calls a couple weeks ago. The rain made me run late on a few leaf jobs. I have been extremely as of late. I see it starting to wind down very...
Forum: Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs, Buy or Sell 12-13-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,150
Posted By jrayb39667
I agree with everything these guys are saying....

I agree with everything these guys are saying. Buy the biggest baddest blower out there. I have only used Stihl Magnum BR 600's. I am happy with them. I had a small back pack blower when I started...
Forum: Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs, Buy or Sell 10-30-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,209
Posted By jrayb39667
Yes, show us pictures please.

Yes, show us pictures please.
Forum: Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs, Buy or Sell 10-16-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,142
Posted By jrayb39667
ran into a hole just the right size?

ran into a hole just the right size?
Forum: General Talk 09-29-2013, 11:35 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,086
Posted By jrayb39667
Greg's business model is severely flawed. Fuel...

Greg's business model is severely flawed. Fuel for the 10 properties he serviced... $40, Payment for 3 "crew members" $200,total payment received...$250.. and he wonders why he's so sad and...
Forum: General Talk 09-27-2013, 10:34 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,086
Posted By jrayb39667
I agree with bruces. Why not just be a one man...

I agree with bruces. Why not just be a one man crew? That way you don't have to worry about making sure all of these guys on your "crews" are doing a good job. Weren't you trying to rid yourself of...
Forum: General Talk 09-15-2013, 08:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,450
Posted By jrayb39667
Life can be stressful at times, I get that. You...

Life can be stressful at times, I get that. You are a kid still in high school?!?! If you are stressed out now then you are in for a treat when you get to adulthood!! You don't have the normal stuff...
Forum: Lawn Care Employees Discussions 09-11-2013, 10:08 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 17,527
Posted By jrayb39667
Does it require 10 characters to bump on this...

Does it require 10 characters to bump on this forum? I just can't let it die!!
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 08-17-2013, 09:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,100
Posted By jrayb39667
Yes it would!!! Even though I disagree with 99%...

Yes it would!!! Even though I disagree with 99% of what Greg says I like having him around. Maybe... Just maybe what ppl say to him will start to sink in one day. he's just a typical "I know...
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 08-16-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,100
Posted By jrayb39667
Steve, I am unable to see a like button at the...

Steve, I am unable to see a like button at the bottom of individual posts. there is a Facebook Page like. I have never seen a like button at the bottom of individual posts. If you do make this...
Forum: Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs, Buy or Sell 08-14-2013, 10:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,783
Posted By jrayb39667
Yes, very clever indeed!!

Yes, very clever indeed!!
Forum: Introduce Yourself 08-14-2013, 10:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,609
Posted By jrayb39667
I live about 150 Miles from Morgan City as the...

I live about 150 Miles from Morgan City as the crow flies. I Live in south MS. The hog hunting is good everywhere around the south lol. They're a big nuisance around here.
Forum: General Business Discussions 08-14-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,455
Posted By jrayb39667
I had a customer that had 3 dogs. A pit (which...

I had a customer that had 3 dogs. A pit (which charged me and as I was backing up I fell down and it got my pants leg) She had them tied out on the cheap red wal-mart cables. I cut her yard twice...
Forum: General Talk 08-12-2013, 09:43 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,242
Posted By jrayb39667
Hahahahahahaha!!!!!!!!!!

Hahahahahahaha!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life. 08-12-2013, 09:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,001
Posted By jrayb39667
Do you have a plan if it does break down?

Do you have a plan if it does break down?
Showing results 1 to 25 of 114

 
Forum Jump
» Recent Threads
  RatingTitle, Username, & Date Last Post Replies Views
Need input on a bid
phlawncare
Today 08:51 PM
Today 08:51 PM
by phlawncare
0 20
Building credit
Matther777
Yesterday 05:20 PM
Today 06:35 PM
by Matther777
4 98
Spreading Weeds?
WesleySnips
Yesterday 09:46 PM
Today 06:21 PM
by kslawn
3 83
Have you ever had to...
SouthernRootsLawnCare
07-26-2014 02:41 PM
Today 01:36 PM
by Steve
2 109
From Concord NC
SouthernRootsLawnCare
07-26-2014 02:34 PM
Today 01:30 PM
by Steve
1 54
New from Texas
Livingston Lawn Care
07-25-2014 11:17 AM
Today 01:29 PM
by Steve
3 124
Echo Edger 'Neutral'
WesleySnips
07-25-2014 05:28 PM
Today 01:22 PM
by Steve
2 105
Single tree, mow customer
WesleySnips
06-27-2014 10:12 AM
Today 01:21 PM
by Steve
14 622
Left handed edging with...
SGL1
07-23-2014 08:59 PM
Today 07:39 AM
by SGL1
15 326
Echo PE 266 edger
stevef1201
07-01-2014 01:28 PM
Yesterday 10:14 PM
by WesleySnips
5 341
These are the days on...
ExtremeLawncareServices
03-22-2014 09:12 AM
Yesterday 01:21 PM
by ExtremeLawncareServices
80 4,642
Texas lawn care company...
Livingston Lawn Care
07-25-2014 11:29 AM
Yesterday 08:16 AM
by Just for Cuts
7 185
need some help geting...
dalvan0
07-13-2014 09:28 PM
07-26-2014 04:39 PM
by BLC7
7 326
new trailer help
mattthelawnguy
07-11-2014 08:21 PM
07-25-2014 06:31 PM
by mattthelawnguy
13 500
You know it;s gonna be a...
stevef1201
07-25-2014 08:50 AM
07-25-2014 01:34 PM
by Steve
1 97
Customer letters
kslawn
07-23-2014 06:17 AM
07-25-2014 01:20 PM
by Steve
5 209
Got my first lawn job...
SGL1
06-11-2014 09:19 PM
07-24-2014 07:09 PM
by SGL1
29 1,271
Need help determining...
Jbss861
07-20-2014 02:33 PM
07-24-2014 01:11 PM
by Steve
13 390
Should I ?
googus
07-22-2014 04:06 PM
07-24-2014 12:10 PM
by Steve
4 223
My First Apartment...
SSLCtn
05-26-2014 10:17 PM
07-24-2014 06:46 AM
by kslawn
15 920
Crop Rotation Techniques...
eastsidelandcare
07-17-2014 03:47 PM
07-24-2014 06:38 AM
by kslawn
3 224
Selling lawns like...
eastsidelandcare
07-17-2014 03:51 PM
07-24-2014 06:28 AM
by kslawn
3 277
Scag new "Eliminator"......
ExtremeLawncareServices
07-20-2014 10:45 AM
07-23-2014 05:37 PM
by Just for Cuts
9 314
need professional advice...
Fiddlers_green
07-20-2014 07:21 PM
07-23-2014 12:42 PM
by Steve
3 214
new to me box truck
jrayb39667
03-06-2014 10:20 PM
07-23-2014 12:40 PM
by Steve
15 1,420
Lawn Service back in...
LawnCareMan280
07-18-2014 09:00 PM
07-23-2014 11:48 AM
by Steve
4 249
Overspray?
stevef1201
07-21-2014 04:20 PM
07-23-2014 11:39 AM
by Steve
3 160
Hello Everyone! Newbie...
SLKlawn
07-17-2014 06:22 PM
07-22-2014 01:53 PM
by Steve
6 295
Proper height for lawn
rob lederhilger
05-26-2014 08:01 AM
07-21-2014 02:53 PM
by LawnDoctor
9 676
Blade sharpener
Just for Cuts
07-04-2014 12:31 PM
07-21-2014 01:48 PM
by Steve
9 523
What's my business worth?
Chaz
07-16-2014 01:35 PM
07-21-2014 01:45 PM
by Steve
4 306
1.5 Acre Jungle
WesleySnips
07-15-2014 05:57 PM
07-20-2014 11:31 AM
by ExtremeLawncareServices
21 619
Gopher schedule software
Ray
07-18-2014 04:13 PM
07-18-2014 04:13 PM
by Ray
0 199
2006 Chevy fuel pump...
KevinsLawns
07-17-2014 08:39 PM
07-18-2014 11:51 AM
by Steve
1 192
Halfway point of year!
Steve
07-01-2014 12:08 PM
07-18-2014 11:38 AM
by Steve
14 753
I got told to leave and...
gwilson98
06-16-2014 02:07 PM
07-17-2014 11:43 AM
by Steve
16 1,071
Hey guys this is the...
prmenter@gmail.com
07-07-2014 08:23 PM
07-16-2014 08:10 PM
by ExtremeLawncareServices
28 799
Mowing the hills
prmenter@gmail.com
07-08-2014 12:22 PM
07-16-2014 05:00 PM
by Just for Cuts
18 722
Say Hello !!!
Steve
03-19-2007 11:18 AM
07-15-2014 05:38 PM
by icon2000
1,184 320,719
Classified Ad Template...
bcfb
06-05-2013 02:40 AM
07-15-2014 11:16 AM
by Steve
15 3,746
Husqvarna pz 60
CDLAWNCARE
07-06-2014 06:50 PM
07-15-2014 08:53 AM
by kslawn
10 469
Lowballers
Chaz
07-11-2014 03:55 PM
07-14-2014 12:27 PM
by Steve
5 383
My new side job
Sprinkler Buddy
05-10-2014 05:23 AM
07-14-2014 12:15 PM
by Steve
10 842
Illegal spraying
GoGreenerKS
07-04-2014 09:11 AM
07-13-2014 10:36 PM
by GoGreenerKS
10 581
New Mower and Trailer
Chaz
06-25-2014 12:04 PM
07-13-2014 06:25 PM
by SGL1
7 594
What Fertilizer to Use?
acrajchel
04-07-2014 01:56 PM
07-12-2014 07:36 PM
by SGL1
21 1,915
Fuel and fuel additives
SGL1
07-06-2014 10:23 AM
07-11-2014 07:53 PM
by SGL1
15 583
Questions for a patchy...
jumcgee
07-09-2014 08:42 AM
07-11-2014 12:34 PM
by Steve
1 236
toro proline blades wont...
boog
06-25-2014 06:26 PM
07-11-2014 05:28 AM
by kslawn
18 683
Contents of Marketing to...
prmenter@gmail.com
07-09-2014 05:25 PM
07-10-2014 03:23 PM
by Steve
3 334
Read more about these lawn care business marketing categories.
General Business:
GopherHaul, Podcast
How to Estimate - Services To Offer:
Aeration, Apartment / Condo, bed edging, Color Change Plantings, Dethatching, Edging, Fall Leaf Cleanups, Foreclosed Homes, Gutter Cleaning, Hardscaping, Hedge Trimming, Home Safety Inspection, Irrigation, Landscape Project, Lawn Mower Repair, Mowing, Mulch Jobs, Outdoor decoration, Parking Lot Cleanups, Pet Waste Removal, Pressure Washing, Property Management, Snow plowing, Stump Grinding, Tree Removal
How to Estimate Jobs:
Lawn Care Business:
Barter, Bikini Lawn Care, Business Failure, Business loan, Business Plan, Debt, Debt Collection, Estimate or Proposal Form, Franchise, Fuel surcharge, How to sell, Insurance, Job Tracking, Lawn Care Contract, Lawn Care Customer Survey, Lawn Care Uniform, Lawn Care Videos, Operational Costs, Overhead Costs, Prepay, Pricing, Start up, Tiger Time Lawn Care,
Lawn Care Business Books:
Lawn Care Customers:
Buying customers, Commercial Customers, Customer Retention, How to get, Residential Customers
Lawn Care Employees:
1 Man Lawn Crew, Bonus Pay, training, Your First Employee
lawn care equipment:
bed edger, Lawn Care Truck, Leaf Sweeper, Mower, New Arrival, Trailer, UltraVac
Lawn Care Marketing:
Billboard, Brochure, Business Card, Community Projects To Promote Your Business, Coupons, Cross Promotion / Synergy, Direct Mail, Door hanger, door to door, Free Giveaway Contest, Free Lawn Care Flyer Template, Gift or Discount Cards, home show, Internet, Lawn Care Business Sales Letter, Lawn Care Logo, Lawn Care Marketing, Lawn Care Truck & Trailer Signs, Lawn Care Website, Lawn Signs, Magazine Ad, Magnets, Mailing list, Marketing on Craigslist.com, Newspaper Ads, Parade, Postcards, publicity stunt, Referrals, Review My Lawn Care Marketing Material, t-shirt, Welcoming Kit, Word Of Mouth
Seasonal Promotion Ideas:
4th of July, Armed Forces Day, Christmas, Election Day, Fall, Halloween, Memorial Day, Spring, Summer, Valentine's Day, Veteran's Day, Winter:
Software:
Estimation Software, Landscaper Software, Landscaping Business Software, Landscaping Estimate Software, Landscaping Software, Lawn Care Business Software, Lawn Care Estimating Software, Lawn Care Software, Mowing Software
Uncategorized:
Video:
Website:
Search Engine Optimization
» Lawn Care Business Discussion Categories
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.1.0

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:14 PM.


(C) 2011 Riggs Publications - Terms of use & Privacy Policy

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:14 PM.

(C) 2011 Riggs Publications - Terms of use & Privacy Policy