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Forum: General Talk 02-03-2011, 10:44 PM
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Lightbulb You can help your schedule by grouping your lawns...

You can help your schedule by grouping your lawns by geographic location. Do all jobs within a specific area on the same day. Scheduling lawns this way greatly reduces your drive time. Also, if...
Forum: Starting a lawn care business. 01-27-2011, 10:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,802
They prefer residents have their leaves raked to...

They prefer residents have their leaves raked to the side of the road where the city's leaf truck can vac them.
Forum: Starting a lawn care business. 01-26-2011, 05:41 PM
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Lightbulb Leaf Raking - Even in January

If you are still wanting to make money raking leaves, it's probably not too late for you. These signs went up in our areas last week. "Leaf Pickup. This Area Next. Last Round." This morning the...
Forum: Starting a lawn care business. 01-25-2011, 05:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,063
Exclamation This seems to be a constant question on this...

This seems to be a constant question on this board.

I believe you need to analyze your cost of acquiring similar customers. How much money and time will it take you to bring a similar customer onto...
Forum: Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs. 01-25-2011, 03:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,630
Properly maintained commercial lawn mowers can...

Properly maintained commercial lawn mowers can easily last 2,000 - 3,000 hours. I think one of the indications of a properly maintained (and non-abused) machine is if the oil, oil filter, and air...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization and Website Design Discussions. 01-25-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,520
Lightbulb You can resubmit your sitemap through the...

You can resubmit your sitemap through the "Webmaster Tools" section of your Google Webmaster account.

This process alerts Google that your pages have changed and they will normally visit your site...
Forum: Starting a lawn care business. 01-13-2011, 12:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,827
7" brings city to a standstill.

It's amazing how 7" of snow can shut down a city.

Schools are closed all week here. They won't open until after MLK day. I have a friend who has been trapped in the Atlanta airport for 3 days. ...
Forum: Starting a lawn care business. 12-08-2010, 05:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,789
Talking MAK, how about getting one of these to announce...

MAK, how about getting one of these to announce your presence?

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Forum: Starting a lawn care business. 12-08-2010, 04:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,789
Lightbulb 28" Safety Cones are also great to use to bring...

28" Safety Cones are also great to use to bring attention to your vehicle whereever it is parked.

Check your local laws about parking on the street in front of your customer's house. Even in some...
Forum: Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life. 12-07-2010, 08:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,313
I had the opportunity to drive through Montana...

I had the opportunity to drive through Montana last year. I agree that a person would never be found...that's some wide open country up there. :)
Forum: Starting a lawn care business. 12-01-2010, 09:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,839
Lightbulb GPS and Cell Phones

There have been a couple discussions here lately on Cell Phones and GPS systems. If you are searching for a GPS or Cell Phone solution for your lawn care company, you will find this very...
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 11-29-2010, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,268
I hate to admit that I was not familiar with the...

I hate to admit that I was not familiar with the term "French Safe."

But I did look it up. I guess it IS a place for your "valuables."

:p
Forum: Community Assistance 11-28-2010, 04:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,810
Lightbulb A 5 year customer deserves a personal visit from...

A 5 year customer deserves a personal visit from you.

They might be having cash flow problems. Or maybe they recently hired a new A/P person that mistakenly filed your bill without paying it.

A...
Forum: General Talk 11-27-2010, 12:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,095
I recently upgraded to a Droid2 from a 7 year old...

I recently upgraded to a Droid2 from a 7 year old brick.

Pretty amazing.
Forum: General Talk 11-15-2010, 09:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,270
It seems like alot of fuss if it smells bad for...

It seems like alot of fuss if it smells bad for only 2 weeks out of the year.
Forum: General Talk 11-15-2010, 09:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,817
Thumbs up I have used my Garmin for archival purposes for...

I have used my Garmin for archival purposes for almost 6 years.
I carry it absolutely everywhere I go. Each night, I download the trip log to my computer.

If there is ever a question where I was,...
Forum: Lawn Care Marketing & Post your marketing material for review! 11-13-2010, 10:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,836
Exclamation I agree with the others. I hate when I get into...

I agree with the others. I hate when I get into my truck in a parking lot with an arm full of groceries and realize I have to get out of my truck to remove a stupid flyer.

You will lose more...
Forum: Starting a lawn care business. 10-30-2010, 09:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,289
Lightbulb The robot radio controlled slope mower was fully...

The robot radio controlled slope mower was fully functioning.
Though I did not get to drive the slope mower, I was able to demo many new lawn mowers and other lawn care equipment.

It was a good show...
Forum: Health, Safety and Accident Issues. 10-29-2010, 11:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,158
Exclamation Tingling in your fingers can be an indication of...

Tingling in your fingers can be an indication of Raynaud's Syndrome.

Raynaud's Syndrome is a known health issue in occupations that induce vibrations on the hands and fingers. Using string trimmers...
Forum: Starting a lawn care business. 10-29-2010, 08:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,289
Lightbulb Lawn Care Expo

Hi Everyone:

I attended the Louisville, KY lawn care equipment expo today.

I learned a lot of information about new equipment lines for the 2011 season. The funnest piece of equipment for the last...
Forum: Community Assistance 10-16-2010, 10:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,031
I have owned a EBZ8001 for a couple years. It is...

I have owned a EBZ8001 for a couple years. It is the 7000 series' heavier older brother.

It has given me great service. I try to put only enough gas in it for the day. Supposedly, components of 2...
Forum: Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs. 10-15-2010, 11:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 12,047
Lightbulb My understanding is that it's a commercial...

My understanding is that it's a commercial machine.

It might not be a heavy duty commercial machine, as Justin said, but it definately is far above a residential unit.

Though the deck is...
Forum: Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs. 10-15-2010, 01:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 12,047
Lightbulb The only real reason I would suggest getting a...

The only real reason I would suggest getting a 36" over a 48" is if you have tight yards or yards with gates that prevent entry with a 48".

If you don't have tight yards or yards with small gates,...
Forum: Introduce Yourself 10-14-2010, 09:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,934
Talking The"Fall"Guy. For leaf cleanup. HaHa, I like...

The"Fall"Guy. For leaf cleanup.

HaHa, I like it.

Do you have a big nasty pickup truck like Lee Majors drove?

http://www.jalopnik.com/assets/resources/2006/08/fallguy_kit.jpg
Forum: Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs. 10-14-2010, 05:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 12,047
Thumbs up I've never used this particular mower but I have...

I've never used this particular mower but I have always liked Snapper and I LOVE the Kawasaki motor they put on the Snapper brand.

The welded, reinforced deck skirt and the hydro coolers are huge...
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