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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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Yeah I'm with you on this one. It is better to test the waters first rather than diving right in
even so, there are always unforseen mishaps in our line of work.
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I know most of the guys in our area that offer that service own a compact tractor with a 3pth tiller. They line up the jobs early and trailer the compact from job to job.

I agree that you would want to have the jobs lined up prior to going out and buying more equipment.
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Thanks for your imput gentlemen... So far I sent out about 15 tilling flyers... sending out more today and see what kind of result I get. Keep your fingers crossed
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