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Old 10-02-2010, 12:03 AM
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so my name is JK Lawn Care
stands for justin and kaleb

as some of you know..i seperated with kaleb last year since he really didnt do much..

i plan on getting a new partner for the year, as much as i enjoy single work, theres always the issues of time and man power.

His name is zack and i know hell work for the money
id like to have a name that dosnt involve his name incase something is to happen..

The only thing i have with my name left is some rememberances in peoples heads of my advertisements. My car decals (i plan on getting rid of the car anyways) and about 100 door hangers.

and if your afraid i would lose my word of mouth i could even put formerly jk lawn care under or in the corner of the ads..


I have an email also but i can change that no problem

I want to start working on paperwork and Advertisements tonight and this weekend and am not sure of to keep the name.

any and all advice would help a great deal

thanks so much
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ive been trying to think of names and i just cant come up with anything

everythingi come up with is taken and i dont want to be bland with justins lawn and landscape or somehting like that


i came up with one idea
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lawn gone lawn care

i like the sound and i cant find anything on it but does it portray that i wont be reliable?
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That sounds ok to me, but does it indicate the lawn will be gone? Can you incorporate your home town into the name some how? For example Pittsburgh Lawnscaping or lawn care, maybe your county if your able to expand that far.
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it sounds to generic to me
chesterton lawn care
plus my town sounds weird

every name i like is taken by someone or multiple people
all in far away states so i know i could use it if its not trademarked but i want to be original in a way
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Here's a bunch I copied off a site of suggestions:

A Cut Above
aaa low mowers [first one in the phone book ]
AFFORDABLE LAWN CARE
Alien Lawn Care, "Service that's out of this world."
Almost Perfect Landscaping
April Showers Lawn Care and Landscaping
Barber of the Grass
Better Lawns and Gardens
Blow and Go
Classic Gardens
Clean Cut
Copper Valley Landscaping
Creekview Lawn Care
Cut Right
Cuttin' it Close
Cutting Edge Lawn Care
Dalmatian Lawn Care...."We don't miss a spot!"
Down to Earth Lawn and landscape
Earthworks
Easy Green
Executive Lawn Care
From the Ground Up
Grass Busters
Grass Hoppers
Grass Masters
grass masters
Green Grass
GREEN THUMB
Green, Greene, and Greener
Greener Pastures Lawn Care
Greens Keeper Lawn Care
Greens With Envy
Greenscapes
Ground Control
HORDICARE
Island Breeze Lawn Care
Lawn and Order
Lawn Gators
Lawn Sharks
Lawncrafters
lawns r us
LawnWorks
Leisure Time Lawn Care
Mighty Mow
Miracle lawn mowing, "If its done right, its a miracle"
Moe Loenz
Mow Better
Mow Blow and Go
Mow n Go
Mulch N’ Mow
Oasis Lawn Care
One Man and A Goat
Personal Lawn Care
Progressive Lawn Maintenance
Pro-Landscape
Pro-Lawn
Root Bound
SNIP N TRIM
The Grass Barber
The Grass is Greener
The Green Machine
The Lawn Rangers
The Lawn Stylist
The Lawndromat. “Neat Clean and Green!”
The Sod Squad
The Three Amigos Landscaping
Turf Surfers
Weedaway Lawn Care
Who Did It Lawn Service
YARD DOCTOR
Yard Smart
ZOOM! lawn care

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Is there a geographical sites/sites/landmark you could name after. Thats where we get the "Mountain View" as we have mountain views every direction, a high school(did not go to/asked that one alot), and a few different communities named that.
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Naming is tricky. I'm going through that nightmare myself right now.

Draw a line through "Lawn Gone". Why would anyone want their lawn to be "gone"?



Don't sweat it though. Sometimes a bad idea turns into a better idea.
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Naming a company is critical, I was thinking if this today as we have a host of services, it's interesting that I thought I chose a name that would cover everything, yet I get so many "Oh you do that" comments on sites I am up selling other work,,,,,no idea
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i like easy green

so ill be sticking with that or working off of it i think
its small and catchy

i cant relly find anyhting on it either

therses really no landmarks except a thing called coffee creek and lake michigan haha

umm highschool is Chesterton Senior High School...nothing good there really...

open to any more ideas and advice this has been great
dead start but its been going good
thanks so much guys
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I like the name you have now. It's already got history associated with it. You don't need your old partner to be around anymore to keep it.


You could go with a slogan like "when you see us mowing, you'll want to say HI-JK."

or

"when your lawns growing and you need mowing, pick up the phone and say HI-JK"

You could even get personalized plated that say HI JK.

Maybe play up the fact that your company is friendly while playing off that hijk are 4 letters that follow each other in the alphabet.
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