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Forum: General Talk 04-13-2008, 10:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,909
Posted By PremierLand
The best way to get new customers is to THREATEN...

The best way to get new customers is to THREATEN them.

*do this at your own discretion*




J/K If I really answered this question it would be about 30 pages long.

P.S. any moron can get...
Forum: General Talk 04-13-2008, 10:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,884
Posted By PremierLand
how to tell them? You tell them they get...

how to tell them?

You tell them they get charged extra (prorated $45 per man hour) if you have to pick up poop, toys, move trampolines, move pools, remove excess garbage, etc. if it is on the lawn...
Forum: General Talk 04-06-2008, 09:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,731
Posted By PremierLand
Thats fine guys, I see what your saying. Please...

Thats fine guys, I see what your saying. Please dont get me wrong, I like helping people, its just some of the people have no common sense that I do mind helping.
Forum: General Talk 04-05-2008, 09:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,731
Posted By PremierLand
I dont mind helping people at all, there are...

I dont mind helping people at all, there are always ways to help eachother, and I just think sometimes people should use their brains instead of relying on computers and the internet for...
Forum: General Talk 04-05-2008, 09:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,731
Posted By PremierLand
the stupid posts tick me off, and the stupid...

the stupid posts tick me off, and the stupid questions, mainly when people ask what to charge. I just believe that if they cant figure out what to charge, they should not be in business.

I may be...
Forum: General Talk 04-05-2008, 08:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,731
Posted By PremierLand
im sorry but can you ban me from this site so i...

im sorry but can you ban me from this site so i cant come back. lol. 80% of the threads I read just tick me off more and more and I am addicted so I have to come back and log on every few days, LOL.
Forum: General Talk 04-05-2008, 08:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,059
Posted By PremierLand
who needs that? practice makes perfect! I have...

who needs that? practice makes perfect!

I have guys working for me who have been in the business longer than I have and they always are amazed at my backing up (the trailer) skills. lol. then again,...
Forum: Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job 04-03-2008, 09:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,079
Posted By PremierLand
charge enough to make money. LOL P.S. maybe you...

charge enough to make money. LOL


P.S.
maybe you should ban me from this section of the forums. lol
Forum: Truck & Trailer Sign Design, silk screened apparel & uniform discussion 04-01-2008, 07:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,905
Posted By PremierLand
gopher, the tan thing is more or less a joke...

gopher, the tan thing is more or less a joke within the fellow landscapers in the area. its a long story, lol.
Forum: Truck & Trailer Sign Design, silk screened apparel & uniform discussion 04-01-2008, 06:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,437
Posted By PremierLand
I am going to have to start patenting my ideas,...

I am going to have to start patenting my ideas, lol.

Those salt buckets worked extremely well!
Forum: Lawn Care Marketing & Post your marketing material for review! 04-01-2008, 06:10 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 12,463
Posted By PremierLand
I would not recommend advertising on their site....

I would not recommend advertising on their site. The demographic that the site is geared towards is not my type of client. I understand you can get clients from advertising on that site, but is it...
Forum: Lawn Care Marketing & Post your marketing material for review! 04-01-2008, 06:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,372
Posted By PremierLand
you need to talk to Tony from www.696signs.com...

you need to talk to Tony from www.696signs.com about these shirts.
Forum: Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job 03-31-2008, 09:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,748
Posted By PremierLand
Its quite simple to figure out what to charge no...

Its quite simple to figure out what to charge no matter what your doing... Its usually materials + x% of the materials + labor + profit for your business + $ for just in case.

Here, I will break it...
Forum: General Talk 03-31-2008, 09:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,656
Posted By PremierLand
I am surprised it is only $21,000. Where I went,...

I am surprised it is only $21,000. Where I went, one semester cost me $10,000 FOR ONE SEMESTER!

Nonetheless, I only attended one semester and switched schools. lol
Forum: Introduce Yourself 02-18-2008, 05:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,099
Posted By PremierLand
Its wonderful to see that its not just the Lawn...

Its wonderful to see that its not just the Lawn Maintenance business that is cut throat.


BEAT ANY PRICE and YOU WILL BEAT YOURSELF OUT OF BUSINESS!!!!!!!

Your prices need to be your prices, that...
Forum: Lawn Maintenance / Lawn Renovation 02-16-2008, 09:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,870
Posted By PremierLand
how much does installing irrigations systems...

how much does installing irrigations systems usually cost to install for a home owner. I know it depends on the heads and misters and all. Some of my jobs run around $2,000. Also i usually get half...
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 02-16-2008, 09:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,741
Posted By PremierLand
is your camera messed up, my computer messed up,...

is your camera messed up, my computer messed up, or did you lay sod that was dormant?

I lay at least 50,000sq ft of sod each year (starting last year) from March-Late Nov. and never have seen or put...
Forum: Lawn Maintenance / Lawn Renovation 02-11-2008, 12:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,870
Posted By PremierLand
There is more money into it, and alot less...

There is more money into it, and alot less overhead. However training employees that are not familiar with irrigation is more extensive than training to cut lawns.
Forum: General Business Discussions 02-11-2008, 11:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,629
Posted By PremierLand
"For 10 years, everything I touched turned to...

"For 10 years, everything I touched turned to gold. I was way ahead of my mates, I owned my own place, I had plenty of cash and a great lifestyle. But my arrogance got me into trouble,"

I wonder...
Forum: General Talk 02-11-2008, 11:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,834
Posted By PremierLand
i saw it before i logged in, then once i logged...

i saw it before i logged in, then once i logged in and tired to find it i couldnt.
Forum: General Talk 02-10-2008, 01:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,834
Posted By PremierLand
I was browsing the site, I saw a customer letter...

I was browsing the site, I saw a customer letter that I liked, it stated something like welcome back to the new year, and that if they did NOT contact the landscaper it was assumed services would...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization and Website Design Discussions. 04-13-2007, 07:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,149
Posted By PremierLand
im sorry, I didnt see it was for fertilizer, I...

im sorry, I didnt see it was for fertilizer, I thought it was for mowing. Anyway, Im still sure its cheaper than $125 around here though. Prices ARE dirt cheap.
Forum: Tree Care, Irrigation, Landscaping, Hardscapes 04-13-2007, 06:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,441
Posted By PremierLand
usually there is 700sq ft per pallet. So I would...

usually there is 700sq ft per pallet. So I would tell him $700.

If I were you I would talk him out of buying it himself since you can get the contractors discount. Plus your customer shouldnt know...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization and Website Design Discussions. 04-12-2007, 11:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,149
Posted By PremierLand
Wow $99 an acre, you guys are making a fortune....

Wow $99 an acre, you guys are making a fortune. Guys are charging $25 per acre around here.
Forum: Truck & Trailer Sign Design, silk screened apparel & uniform discussion 04-12-2007, 10:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,755
Posted By PremierLand
what do others think of it?

what do others think of it?
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