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Hey everyone! I'm a 14 year old kid and I'm really liking mowing lawns for people. Right now my parents are driving me around with my gear in the back of the station wagon. I have 10 clients and am staying busy. I'm getting ready for fall by buying a backpack blower and getting a few more rakes and bags. But for now I'm just spending my Summer mowing lawns and playing baseball.

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Welcome to our forum!

How far apart are your customers? Is it possible you can get them within walking distance of your house?
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Hey Steve,
Yeah I have three customers a couple blocks away, and many more just a five minute drive. But I've had to turn down two people so far do to the distance.
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Is it possible you could set up some kind of trailer that you can pull with a bicycle? Would something like that be helpful or no?

Maybe something like this setup?

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Yeah I've looked into it and might try to hook up a trailer system, or just wait til I can drive.
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