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 173
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: element009
Forum: General Talk 05-09-2012, 07:29 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 17,128
Posted By element009
True. Right now I'm trying to diversify my...

True. Right now I'm trying to diversify my clientele. I want to have a good mix of both small and large residential accounts. Ultimately , though, I want to add commercial accounts in the mix. They...
Forum: General Talk 05-08-2012, 07:03 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 17,128
Posted By element009
Yeah that's my point, there's got to be a minimum...

Yeah that's my point, there's got to be a minimum price that covers making the trip.
Forum: General Talk 05-04-2012, 06:56 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 17,128
Posted By element009
Steve, how can you charge someone 65 for 4 cuts...

Steve, how can you charge someone 65 for 4 cuts and still make money? That's about 16 per cut.
Forum: General Talk 03-25-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,545
Posted By element009
If advertising is you're problem then you're...

If advertising is you're problem then you're solution will air in about ten minutes on AMC in the form of Mad Men
Forum: General Talk 03-22-2012, 08:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,545
Posted By element009
My flyers are simple, black letters, white print....

My flyers are simple, black letters, white print. I'll attach it. No prices or specials, just info. I usually make copies at staples, or even better, I have my mother print them out at her job for...
Forum: General Talk 03-21-2012, 10:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,545
Posted By element009
i've gotten good responses from flyers so far...

i've gotten good responses from flyers so far this year. i don't knock on doors and obviously i only drop off flyers to houses i want. nj is very suburban so it's possible to get 100 flyers out per...
Forum: General Business Discussions 03-14-2012, 08:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,990
Posted By element009
how much would a lawyer and an accountant cost...

how much would a lawyer and an accountant cost for a small operation?
Forum: General Business Discussions 03-14-2012, 09:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,990
Posted By element009
Going Legit

Alright so last year I was not fully legit in terms of reporting my income, sales tax, etc. This year (my second), I would like to make the jump. However, I am a little confused over some of the...
Forum: General Business Discussions 03-05-2012, 12:51 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 16,794
Posted By element009
Based on the situation you describe, your pricing...

Based on the situation you describe, your pricing system seems to make sense. However, the potential issue I see is that you are depending on having multiple clients in close proximity in order to...
Forum: Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job 03-05-2012, 12:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,182
Posted By element009
I know you said you are doing the property for a...

I know you said you are doing the property for a lot less than you normally would....but assuming this wasn't the case, what would you normally be charging for this job?
Forum: Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job 03-04-2012, 10:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,182
Posted By element009
cemetery client? help!

One of my clients is a caretaker at his church and left me a message earlier asking if I had any interest in taking care of the grass of the cemetery. Anybody have any experience with this? I am only...
Forum: Lawn Care Marketing & Post your marketing material for review! 03-01-2012, 09:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,749
Posted By element009
LOL are you gonna put that on your website?

LOL are you gonna put that on your website?
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 03-01-2012, 09:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,501
Posted By element009
these magnets aren't the best, but they work. ...

these magnets aren't the best, but they work. Not sure if you've gotten them before, but they're very thin. And if you're gonna try to clean them off, don't use anything rough or it will completely...
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 03-01-2012, 02:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,331
Posted By element009
Yeah tell me about it. It was tough going through...

Yeah tell me about it. It was tough going through last year with a truck like that, but I've still avoided taking out a loan to finance the business, which I promised myself I wouldn't do until the...
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 02-29-2012, 09:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,215
Posted By element009
Slovak Republic may name a bridge for Chuck...

Slovak Republic may name a bridge for Chuck Norris
By Janon Fisher / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
Wednesday, February 29, 2012, 10:02 PM

Chuck Norris is in a pitched battle against an 18th-century empress ...
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 02-29-2012, 09:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,331
Posted By element009
I would say both. I think the image/presentation...

I would say both. I think the image/presentation of your business will certainly affect your ability to sell your product/service, regardless of what it is. I can't point to any particular...
Forum: General Talk 02-29-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,067
Posted By element009
Dr. Evil, don't you think we should ask for more...

Dr. Evil, don't you think we should ask for more than a million dollars? I mean, a million dollars isn't exactly a lot of money these days. Virtucon alone makes over nine billion dollars a year.
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 02-29-2012, 07:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,331
Posted By element009
yes it's a dent

yes it's a dent
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 02-28-2012, 11:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,331
Posted By element009
$1000, 6 days(4 if you didn't count the weekend)

$1000, 6 days(4 if you didn't count the weekend)
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 02-28-2012, 10:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,331
Posted By element009
I think the pic is attached to the first post....

I think the pic is attached to the first post. Let me know if it's not
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 02-28-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,331
Posted By element009
Spring Cleaning on Truck

Hey guys,

What a terribly boring, non-lucrative winter it has been here in NJ :-( . One snow storm the whole time. My beautiful plow is still sitting under a tarp. Well, I took it out for a few...
Forum: General Talk 12-06-2011, 08:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,754
Posted By element009
I don't do contracts yet, although I will be...

I don't do contracts yet, although I will be implementing that next season. Basically every estimate i do I make sure to let them know the other major services I provide before I do the job. It works...
Forum: General Talk 12-06-2011, 08:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,320
Posted By element009
Well it's already been a few weeks since this all...

Well it's already been a few weeks since this all happened. Should I decide to pursue this ,would it be better to send him a bill with the balance as I do the rest of my bills or should I call him on...
Forum: General Talk 12-03-2011, 08:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,320
Posted By element009
Honestly if it was anything 10 dollars or more...

Honestly if it was anything 10 dollars or more I'd pursue it but I think like picframer said, it was just an honest mistake. Plus he wants me to cut his lawn next year so I can always tack a few...
Forum: General Talk 12-01-2011, 09:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,320
Posted By element009
Is the principle of the matter worth 5 bucks?

I gave an estimate of $85 to a guy for the clean-up of his front yard. Everything went smoothly and he was very happy with the work, but when I received the check, it was only for $80 bucks. I know...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 173

 
Forum Jump
» Recent Threads
  RatingTitle, Username, & Date Last Post Replies Views
Share your stolen...
SGL1
05-27-2015 09:05 PM
Today 08:30 PM
by SGL1
12 162
gopher lawn care...
rvezakis
Today 06:50 PM
Today 06:50 PM
by rvezakis
0 20
Hello
designr69
Today 02:47 PM
Today 02:47 PM
by designr69
0 23
Hello All
HappyGrass
05-27-2015 10:10 PM
Today 05:05 AM
by Sprinkler Buddy
3 86
big job for me....need...
holymoly
Yesterday 06:15 AM
Today 03:42 AM
by holymoly
4 110
What a JERK!
Chilehead
05-06-2015 08:13 AM
Yesterday 03:13 PM
by HappyGrass
16 827
5 things you would...
Steve
09-11-2008 08:53 AM
Yesterday 03:02 PM
by HappyGrass
5 2,162
how to make customers...
Bradcook21
05-27-2015 05:04 PM
Yesterday 12:31 PM
by Steve
5 127
Equipment dealers
mattthelawnguy
05-21-2015 04:33 PM
Yesterday 12:20 PM
by Steve
6 221
Things your lawn care...
Steve
05-27-2015 11:48 AM
05-27-2015 11:48 AM
by Steve
0 65
I can't believe people...
ExtremeLawncareServices
05-25-2015 10:29 AM
05-27-2015 11:45 AM
by jrs.landscaping
9 271
Show us your stripes
Just for Cuts
05-21-2015 03:07 PM
05-27-2015 11:35 AM
by Steve
5 197
Pissed off customers
stonegatedesigns
05-26-2015 05:29 PM
05-27-2015 11:26 AM
by Steve
3 139
Great start to the season
jcurr33
05-25-2015 08:49 PM
05-26-2015 01:50 PM
by Steve
2 103
uploading video on here?
holymoly
05-24-2015 08:13 AM
05-26-2015 01:37 PM
by Steve
2 102
new here ! need help
pgrace
05-23-2015 11:29 PM
05-26-2015 01:35 PM
by Steve
1 121
What's your next...
Steve
05-15-2015 11:54 AM
05-26-2015 01:25 PM
by Steve
14 413
problems with a customer
LawnCareMan280
05-19-2015 06:28 PM
05-26-2015 01:22 PM
by Steve
5 237
More Rain or Less?
Steve
05-20-2015 12:06 PM
05-24-2015 04:37 PM
by SGL1
12 303
Irrigation
pboy8634
02-21-2010 12:46 PM
05-22-2015 10:05 PM
by biglee
25 8,487
Beginner Mistakes:...
Steve
01-31-2007 11:45 AM
05-22-2015 09:58 PM
by biglee
37 9,241
Peace garden ideas
SGL1
05-13-2015 03:15 PM
05-21-2015 07:51 PM
by avetslawncare
16 551
These are the days on...
ExtremeLawncareServices
01-11-2015 10:41 AM
05-20-2015 09:18 PM
by ExtremeLawncareServices
84 6,905
Total yard rehab
SGL1
04-23-2015 03:59 PM
05-19-2015 08:22 PM
by SGL1
15 848
Say Hello !!!
Steve
03-19-2007 11:18 AM
05-19-2015 04:12 PM
by NinaMarie86
1,223 390,459
New Lawn Service
carmelitaslawnservice
05-19-2015 10:02 AM
05-19-2015 02:51 PM
by Steve
1 148
Landscaper Jailed After...
SGL1
05-18-2015 08:15 AM
05-19-2015 02:37 PM
by Steve
5 251
Pictures of commercial...
avetslawncare
04-01-2015 09:47 PM
05-19-2015 02:29 PM
by Steve
38 2,061
feeling like im being...
Bradcook21
05-17-2015 07:33 AM
05-19-2015 02:11 PM
by Steve
6 258
good news yesterday
Bradcook21
05-17-2015 07:08 AM
05-19-2015 06:16 AM
by Bradcook21
3 186
ignition coil
jasonw
05-12-2015 05:31 PM
05-18-2015 12:07 PM
by Steve
3 300
Anyone need help? I have...
biglee
05-06-2015 12:22 PM
05-18-2015 12:06 PM
by Steve
13 739
Big (to me) mulch job
tl757
04-23-2015 05:32 PM
05-15-2015 08:46 PM
by biglee
22 1,551
big dog mowers?
Bradcook21
05-13-2015 04:03 PM
05-14-2015 10:55 AM
by Steve
4 329
Small HOA Bid
lxarth
05-06-2015 10:37 PM
05-13-2015 11:55 AM
by Steve
9 559
New company in Michigan
SEM
04-24-2015 09:27 PM
05-13-2015 11:51 AM
by Steve
11 680
Fired for refusing to...
Mr. Mow
05-09-2015 06:15 AM
05-12-2015 01:36 PM
by Steve
6 549
I have ZERO confidence...
Just for Cuts
05-01-2015 04:24 PM
05-12-2015 03:53 AM
by jrs.landscaping
31 1,154
landscape insurance
clarkslawn
03-30-2015 10:14 PM
05-11-2015 01:15 PM
by Steve
6 1,071
String trim BEFORE mow...
Mr. Mow
04-12-2015 08:13 AM
05-10-2015 07:50 PM
by ExtremeLawncareServices
9 1,100
Bought my first STIHL...
Mr. Mow
05-09-2015 06:29 AM
05-10-2015 08:36 AM
by Mr. Mow
9 456
advice wanted please and...
CHenricks
05-07-2015 08:40 PM
05-08-2015 04:20 PM
by CHenricks
7 473
Hello
SallyBorowicz
05-06-2015 11:14 AM
05-08-2015 02:21 PM
by Steve
3 378
Mower Advice
tl757
05-06-2015 02:31 PM
05-08-2015 01:45 PM
by Steve
6 511
Home today...Still...
biglee
05-06-2015 11:59 AM
05-07-2015 12:06 PM
by biglee
2 379
I'm Back With The Best...
aduttonater
02-21-2015 12:41 AM
05-07-2015 11:17 AM
by Steve
79 4,069
color fliers?
holymoly
04-18-2015 02:32 PM
05-07-2015 10:57 AM
by Steve
16 1,080
Looking good
mrsmichigan
05-06-2015 09:47 AM
05-07-2015 10:53 AM
by Steve
1 318
What are your biggest...
Steve
05-05-2015 01:24 PM
05-07-2015 10:52 AM
by Steve
2 373
is craiglist good to...
JBENI
04-16-2015 11:11 AM
05-06-2015 07:15 PM
by TheYardGuy
12 1,164
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 09:04 PM.


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

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:04 PM.

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