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 103
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: NewLeafca
Forum: General Talk 08-25-2010, 09:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,551
Posted By NewLeafca
The plain text ones that I have posted under farm...

The plain text ones that I have posted under farm & garden haven't gotten a lot of response. The HTML ones under farm & garden have made me busy. I also have posted 2 ads under labor section. These...
Forum: Community Assistance 08-25-2010, 08:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,952
Posted By NewLeafca
I had somewhat of the same problem I think when I...

I had somewhat of the same problem I think when I started. The welcome email I got though sent me to a place where I could customize settings and it let me change the way I few threads. So this may...
Forum: Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life. 08-24-2010, 09:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,605
Posted By NewLeafca
Replacing a head gasket is not all that hard I...

Replacing a head gasket is not all that hard I agree. However it was leaking antifreeze through plugs 1 and 3. This usually means that there is machine work to be done and possibly valve problems...
Forum: General Talk 08-23-2010, 09:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,551
Posted By NewLeafca
For anyone interested you can go to...

For anyone interested you can go to http://www.deliverysuccess.com/ and create a free HTML ad for Craigslist. They do have costume ads available also for $30 but there free ones work just as well....
Forum: Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life. 08-21-2010, 07:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,605
Posted By NewLeafca
The Saga continues

Well got the news on my truck today. It is as I feared, a blown head gasket. It will cost around $2100.00 to fix it. My old truck is a 1992 Ford Ranger. It is not a bad truck but I think the towing...
Forum: Starting a lawn care business. 08-19-2010, 08:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,122
Posted By NewLeafca
I am assuming that you are not giving up your...

I am assuming that you are not giving up your full time job. It's just that the government is now cutting back and you are looking for a few extra bucks. If this is correct then I would just start...
Forum: Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life. 08-19-2010, 08:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,809
Posted By NewLeafca
Checked with the insurance company today about...

Checked with the insurance company today about the policy. The good news is that because I found the trailer and have a police report for a recovered stolen vehicle that speeds things up. So will be...
Forum: Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life. 08-19-2010, 07:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,809
Posted By NewLeafca
I have a Trailerguard ELS alarm system on it. It...

I have a Trailerguard ELS alarm system on it. It is solar powered with a backup backup battery. There is a control box on the inside of the trailer that looks like...
Forum: Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life. 08-19-2010, 11:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,809
Posted By NewLeafca
The towing company said they could tow it for...

The towing company said they could tow it for $55.00 hook up fee and $5.00 a mile. So it would have come out to around $130.00 for them to tow it. I thought I would save money by just renting and...
Forum: Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life. 08-18-2010, 09:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,809
Posted By NewLeafca
Yes I do have insurance however I don't have the...

Yes I do have insurance however I don't have the coverage I thought I was getting. Lesson #1 if you don't understand all the legalize in the insurance forms get someone who does.

So basically the...
Forum: Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life. 08-18-2010, 02:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,809
Posted By NewLeafca
Angry It's all gone

I was doing great and my week was full. Had just gotten 2 new commercial clients. Updated all my equipment and had a new enclosed trailer. Life was good until....

Driving back home my truck broke...
Forum: General Talk 08-11-2010, 09:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,284
Posted By NewLeafca
The center is on a main road that is very busy. I...

The center is on a main road that is very busy. I am hopping that as people drive buy and see the transformation they will like it. I always park my truck and trailer where my name and logo can be...
Forum: General Talk 08-11-2010, 01:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,284
Posted By NewLeafca
Sorry pics didn't come out in first one. All the...

Sorry pics didn't come out in first one. All the red fan palms are coming out and will be replaced with other more colorful plants.
Forum: General Talk 08-10-2010, 08:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,284
Posted By NewLeafca
New Project hopping to bring in more buisness

I have been slammed lately which is a good thing. I recently got a call from a non profit group here in town. They have a fender museum and offer discount and free music lessons to kids in need....
Forum: Starting a lawn care business. 08-06-2010, 10:12 PM
Replies: 6
Poll: LLC or DBA?
Views: 2,729
Posted By NewLeafca
Forget LLC just go as DBA. There is no real...

Forget LLC just go as DBA. There is no real advantage to being an LLC if you are on your own. The only advantage of an LLC is if you have partners in your company. So go with DBA and insurance and...
Forum: Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life. 07-24-2010, 04:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,911
Posted By NewLeafca
I have a Trailerguard ELS alarm. It is nice...

I have a Trailerguard ELS alarm. It is nice because it is solar-powered. The alarm is in a steel enclosure to make it weather proof. It has an adjustable vibration sensor and it also has hardwired...
Forum: Starting a lawn care business. 07-24-2010, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,567
Posted By NewLeafca
Here in CA you do not charge sales tax on...

Here in CA you do not charge sales tax on services. You do have to charge sales tax on everything else. So if you are doing a mulching job and "sell" the mulch to the client you have to charge sales...
Forum: Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life. 07-24-2010, 10:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,911
Posted By NewLeafca
It all depends on what you have. I have an...

It all depends on what you have. I have an enclosed trailer now also. We have a carport and I have a large work shed at the end of the carport. At night when I am done I back the trailer into the...
Forum: Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs. 07-10-2010, 08:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,695
Posted By NewLeafca
It could be several things. Do you know what...

It could be several things. Do you know what model it is? Is it a manual lever clutch or a electronic clutch?
Forum: General Talk 07-06-2010, 08:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,590
Posted By NewLeafca
We had a great 4th. My brother and his family...

We had a great 4th. My brother and his family came over and I cooked all morning. I love to cook but I really love to cook outdoors. I have built my own barbecue and smoker complete with side burners...
Forum: Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs. 07-06-2010, 08:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,897
Posted By NewLeafca
Yes how high and also will it cut palm trees? My...

Yes how high and also will it cut palm trees? My first pruner extended out far but was not tough enough for palms
Forum: Starting a lawn care business. 07-06-2010, 08:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 13,531
Posted By NewLeafca
Might not be professional buy you might get a lot...

Might not be professional buy you might get a lot of cougars calling you :eek:. Sorry Steve I know this is a family show.

Any way my slogan is We'll make your neighbors green with envy.

Some that...
Forum: Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs. 07-06-2010, 07:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,228
Posted By NewLeafca
I am also wondering about this. I am looking to...

I am also wondering about this. I am looking to maybe buy some used commercial equipment but have doubts and questions. Usually commercial equipment are like rental cars and have been used long and...
Forum: Truck, Trailer, and Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs. 07-06-2010, 08:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,914
Posted By NewLeafca
If you have an adjustable carburetor and turning...

If you have an adjustable carburetor and turning the "H" needle out 1/4-1/2 turn has no effect you will need to remove the carb and soak and service it. If the riching of the needle does have...
Forum: Show Off - Picture Post - Photo Gallery 07-05-2010, 07:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 13,198
Posted By NewLeafca
Well first off yes for some small lawns I only...

Well first off yes for some small lawns I only charge $40.00. However, I have received 5 new clients from my ad and they all are paying $70.00 a month for service. I know some think I am underbidding...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 103

 
Forum Jump
» Recent Threads
  RatingTitle, Username, & Date Last Post Replies Views
Ferris FW35 questions
Chilehead
03-10-2015 08:31 PM
Yesterday 03:14 PM
by Dan Tanner
5 387
bidding a cemetery....
NPM_LLC
Yesterday 10:56 AM
Yesterday 12:43 PM
by jrs.landscaping
3 69
First big mower decision?
SGL1
Yesterday 08:58 AM
Yesterday 08:58 AM
by SGL1
0 55
Employee job training...
brookline
12-15-2014 07:15 PM
Yesterday 08:43 AM
by biglee
28 2,397
Mower vs lot size advice
jcurr33
03-25-2015 09:29 PM
Yesterday 08:37 AM
by Dan Tanner
5 187
Billing methods
jcurr33
03-26-2015 01:33 PM
Yesterday 08:29 AM
by biglee
5 158
Finally got a warehouse
avetslawncare
03-12-2015 07:52 PM
Yesterday 08:25 AM
by SGL1
11 527
Trepidation about...
michellemarvin
03-23-2015 07:46 PM
Yesterday 05:35 AM
by Dan Tanner
2 157
How do you get...
ESREVER
03-25-2015 01:30 PM
Yesterday 12:18 AM
by lxarth
7 197
Bid for large home...
lxarth
03-22-2015 11:06 AM
03-27-2015 11:56 PM
by lxarth
8 301
I lost a long term...
Sprinkler Buddy
09-04-2011 02:24 PM
03-27-2015 11:42 PM
by lxarth
15 3,440
hoa bid need help
bigdaveha12
03-24-2015 08:29 PM
03-27-2015 11:17 PM
by lxarth
6 224
introducing myself
chris2500hd
03-24-2015 11:16 AM
03-27-2015 02:02 PM
by Steve
8 229
Commercial Jobs
CurbAppeal1
03-25-2015 04:22 PM
03-27-2015 12:29 PM
by biglee
5 192
Flag or no flag
Matther777
03-24-2015 02:41 PM
03-27-2015 12:25 PM
by biglee
10 341
Office Administration...
Girlfriend
03-26-2015 05:40 PM
03-26-2015 05:40 PM
by Girlfriend
0 77
Is this tree beyond help?
SGL1
03-22-2015 05:35 PM
03-25-2015 08:55 PM
by SGL1
14 494
Opinions on truck wrap
Trupro
02-28-2015 03:21 PM
03-25-2015 07:54 PM
by Trupro
33 1,573
The New Wave!!!! Read...
Jamesw86
03-22-2015 08:33 PM
03-25-2015 02:50 PM
by Steve
10 317
grass in the gas tank
robkattankate
03-23-2015 04:37 PM
03-25-2015 02:36 PM
by Steve
5 190
Helping others
hansenslawncare
09-15-2011 08:50 PM
03-25-2015 02:33 PM
by Steve
11 2,662
DOT Number
acrajchel
03-20-2015 05:56 PM
03-25-2015 02:28 PM
by Steve
7 320
Michelin x tweel.
apmAkron
03-23-2015 04:22 PM
03-24-2015 12:40 PM
by Steve
3 143
spike aerator???
Bradcook21
03-21-2015 01:55 PM
03-24-2015 10:32 AM
by acrajchel
4 223
Hello from Maryland
michellemarvin
03-23-2015 12:44 PM
03-23-2015 07:33 PM
by michellemarvin
2 135
hello from south GA.
CCandALawnCare
03-23-2015 03:46 AM
03-23-2015 07:06 PM
by CCandALawnCare
2 132
Say Hello !!!
Steve
03-19-2007 11:18 AM
03-23-2015 06:14 PM
by jethro
1,218 380,139
Is anyone doing mosquito...
BWild
01-27-2015 11:30 AM
03-23-2015 12:28 PM
by Steve
9 840
35,000 Eddm
greenscaper123
03-18-2015 12:51 PM
03-23-2015 11:48 AM
by BLC7
18 479
Should i take on this...
christw
03-17-2013 01:23 PM
03-22-2015 09:02 PM
by ExtremeLawncareServices
36 7,570
mower stalls when...
boog
03-19-2015 08:20 AM
03-21-2015 08:13 PM
by Wolf4dk
7 270
Weed and Feed
robkattankate
03-19-2015 09:00 PM
03-21-2015 01:53 PM
by Bradcook21
4 316
These are the days on...
ExtremeLawncareServices
01-11-2015 10:41 AM
03-20-2015 10:00 PM
by ExtremeLawncareServices
32 3,623
Hello Emily Reyes from...
Webster14829
03-20-2015 11:23 AM
03-20-2015 03:36 PM
by Steve
2 186
Finally going to give it...
jcurr33
03-12-2015 08:09 PM
03-20-2015 03:31 PM
by Steve
10 559
Weed id?
SGL1
03-17-2015 08:20 PM
03-20-2015 02:37 PM
by Steve
6 288
Mobile small engine...
luckylogger
03-15-2015 02:05 PM
03-20-2015 06:17 AM
by jrs.landscaping
15 490
Brad Cook 21
SC93
03-16-2015 10:40 PM
03-19-2015 09:04 PM
by Bradcook21
4 361
honest opinion please
uppercut
02-17-2015 01:30 AM
03-18-2015 02:55 PM
by Steve
15 1,330
Repair or replace the...
lxarth
12-17-2014 04:07 PM
03-18-2015 02:49 PM
by Just for Cuts
21 2,034
new to the site
bigdaveha12
03-17-2015 09:13 PM
03-18-2015 02:33 PM
by Steve
1 213
Small dovetail truck...
ExtremeLawncareServices
03-04-2015 06:47 PM
03-17-2015 10:14 PM
by ExtremeLawncareServices
17 869
New Site Hows it look
Infinitelawn
03-16-2015 10:32 AM
03-17-2015 08:15 PM
by SGL1
3 288
mulch questions
Bradcook21
03-08-2015 08:37 AM
03-17-2015 07:00 PM
by Bradcook21
23 1,005
Scag hydro w/b frame...
Just for Cuts
03-11-2015 03:32 PM
03-17-2015 06:37 PM
by lxarth
11 508
Buy new or used?
lxarth
12-26-2014 09:50 PM
03-17-2015 06:11 PM
by lxarth
14 1,717
New to 2015
Infinitelawn
03-16-2015 08:29 AM
03-17-2015 11:47 AM
by Steve
4 298
Pulling trailer was...
SGL1
03-07-2015 07:14 PM
03-17-2015 08:11 AM
by SGL1
30 1,149
Diesel conversion?
Just for Cuts
03-02-2015 09:59 AM
03-16-2015 03:26 PM
by Just for Cuts
10 649
trimmer racks.
apmAkron
03-12-2015 09:07 AM
03-16-2015 03:17 PM
by Steve
4 367
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 08:09 AM.


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

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:09 AM.

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