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Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery Today, 01:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 26
Posted By avetslawncare
My Newborn son

Instead of showing off equipment for once..thought I would show off my son, born on 24Feb2015...my twin

Just in time for the season to start here in SC (and 24 new commercial contracts starting the...
Forum: Community Assistance 02-21-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 445
Posted By avetslawncare
Trouble logging in

Steve...sometimes I cannot login for days....I type in the correct username and password though...It says thank you for logging me in and redirects me to a page for login info..I included 2 pictures.
Forum: Introduce Yourself 02-21-2015, 01:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 466
Posted By avetslawncare
o wow..not now that I know this, I can make...

o wow..not now that I know this, I can make millions. I never knew any of this, learn something new everyday....:D
Forum: Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job 02-13-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,190
Posted By avetslawncare
awesome...see, never hurts to ask...keep it up...

awesome...see, never hurts to ask...keep it up and sell yourself and they won't mind paying the extra $$ monthly.
Forum: General Talk 02-12-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 18
Poll: Just Quit?
Views: 1,480
Posted By avetslawncare
hell no...started in aug/sept 2011 and have made...

hell no...started in aug/sept 2011 and have made it sooo far in such a short amount of time...it is a lifestyle now and my first child (son) is due March 1st...even more motivation to make it even...
Forum: Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job 02-12-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,190
Posted By avetslawncare
best of luck...thinking they are looking...

best of luck...thinking they are looking at/currently paying $900 for the first and $1600-$1900 for the other a month..but you have seen the property so you should have a better idea....plus depends...
Forum: Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job 02-11-2015, 08:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 580
Posted By avetslawncare
break it down (they like stuff itemized)...this...

break it down (they like stuff itemized)...this will also cover you incase one of them shuts down... but don't cut yourself short....9 properties for that price seems very low
Forum: Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job 02-10-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,190
Posted By avetslawncare
What is snow? I live in South Carolina... The...

What is snow? I live in South Carolina...

The thing about many apartment is....in the growing season, you will probably have lots of hedges to do and all..weekly visits...if you are charging...
Forum: Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job 02-09-2015, 09:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,190
Posted By avetslawncare
Here are two properties I do... first one takes...

Here are two properties I do...

first one takes 3 guys 3 hours during the season..sometimes 4 if we are doing bushes and all....during the off season...2 guys about 2 hours...we go every week. ...
Forum: Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs. 02-09-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,279
Posted By avetslawncare
I just buy...not sure how it would work if you...

I just buy...not sure how it would work if you were leasing and one of your employees gets in a wreck...plus, you know you are going to bang that truck up a good bit... im looking at getting a third...
Forum: Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job 02-09-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,190
Posted By avetslawncare
seems high to me....it all comes down to hours...

seems high to me....it all comes down to hours that will be spent there...1/2 a day with 3 employees seems realllly long for a 2 acre property...sure about this? Not to mention...$500 for 2 acres is...
Forum: General Business Discussions 02-01-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,051
Posted By avetslawncare
I have never had an issue with the government...

I have never had an issue with the government contracts... I never start the work until I have a contract # and purchase order from the state. The purchase order states they must pay the contract...
Forum: General Talk 01-27-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,992
Posted By avetslawncare
I never would...was just making a point. I would...

I never would...was just making a point. I would never send more than 2 for residential.
Forum: General Talk 01-27-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,992
Posted By avetslawncare
50+ properties in a day.....nottttt possible. I...

50+ properties in a day.....nottttt possible. I don't care if you aren't taking breaks..eating on the run....especially not possible if you are not even mowing (just weed eating)... now, I have had...
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 01-27-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 16,723
Posted By avetslawncare
I'm actually in the market for a truck somewhat...

I'm actually in the market for a truck somewhat like this..anyone know the best place to look?
Forum: General Business Discussions 01-27-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,194
Posted By avetslawncare
Personally...I refuse to work in my...

Personally...I refuse to work in my neighborhood...old ladies knocking on the door all the time....people wanting deals...can you also do this and that...becomes a nuisance and I just don't like it.
Forum: Promote your products or services 01-27-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 416
Posted By avetslawncare
My advice...stick to what you're good at.

My advice...stick to what you're good at.
Forum: General Business Discussions 01-27-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,051
Posted By avetslawncare
Can't disagree with you...shouldn't base your...

Can't disagree with you...shouldn't base your whole business on them bc they autoatically go up for rebid...no matter how good you're doing. What websites do you use to find the contracts?
Forum: Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job 01-27-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,929
Posted By avetslawncare
malls/shopping centers is the only thing I can't...

malls/shopping centers is the only thing I can't seem to get in the door with...many shopping centers are owned or managed by a company in another state...anyone have advice on these?

I have been...
Forum: General Business Discussions 01-27-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,051
Posted By avetslawncare
Steve....the government does not give any %...

Steve....the government does not give any % towards being a veteran...unfortuantely....being a white man, you get nothing....

In state contractor is 3%...the others are minority (anything other than...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization and Website Design Discussions. 11-15-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,114
Posted By avetslawncare
....is that English......of course it will show...

....is that English......of course it will show up first for you bc that is what you constantly search, this does not mean you are #1....you will know when you are toward the top when you want your...
Forum: Introduce Yourself 11-15-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,639
Posted By avetslawncare
My advice for new guys

I have been in the business for a few years now... have come a long way (keep in mind... I was in the business for 5+ years before I was in the Army)...my first year...made about 30k....now, about...
Forum: Online Lawn Care Estimator - Help me bid this job 11-15-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,258
Posted By avetslawncare
I do it by month... it is easier for me and the...

I do it by month... it is easier for me and the client.... If I did it weekly... that would be 4 times the amount of invoices I had to do... I don't have time to commit a full day every week to do...
Forum: General Business Discussions 11-15-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,051
Posted By avetslawncare
Government contracts

How many of you do government contracts? This is something I have been getting into over the past year. I am actually considering dropping all 100 residential clients but don't want to bc it pays so...
Forum: General Talk 11-15-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,683
Posted By avetslawncare
I live in South Carolina...so no snow but some...

I live in South Carolina...so no snow but some leaves. My yards that are weekly go to every other week...the yards that have no leaves I push to every other week. The thing that truly keeps me afloat...
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