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Starting a lawn care business.

How to start a lawn mowing business, lawn care business, or landscaping business. If you are starting a lawn care business, ask your questions here.
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I look forwards to seeing it! It's amazing they are so close to the U.S. and things are so messed up.
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Well Hello Boys and Girls! So far I have billed around 4 grand total this year and have worked about 15 hours a week. I have 9 yards 5 weekly, 4 bi weekly. I am currently looking to expand next year to about 20 yards. I would like to buy a 14 foot trailer and more good hand held equipment. I am learning slowly but surely. I have screwed myself on many accounts, but its ok. A lot of it is done by family members telling people I'll cut their yard for 20 bucks, and since I am still a 'kid' that is at home and in school. I can't tell them that my parents are stupid and make a friend of the family mad. So in short, biggest draw back have been family members, and people thinking I am still little johnny up the road that cuts grass for twenty bucks. Only problem is, I am a senior in highschool with a girlfriend, diesel truck, 8 grand of mowing equipment and an addiction to the outdoors. Haha! Hope everyone's year is going well!
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It's good to hear from you! Will you be doing any marketing this year to reach that customer goal?
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I sure will! You have to in my area. Soooo many people cut grass, but run illegal operations. So they do it for 20 bucks.
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