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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 believe its a word processor file. But mainly all the flyer says is:
"Before & After Emerald Green Arborvitae's are Installed.
Arborvitae's, especially Emerald green are known as the most popular "Instant privacy" Tree
Why don't you add some privacy to your home & landscape

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$35 OFF any shrub Installation
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does anyone have any marketing templates for bush installation???
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Do you mean like flyers or door hangers to promote only that service?

What's your view on why you would want to focus on that?
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yes mainly flyers... and I am looking to make a division of my business strictly for hedge trimming to increase business revenue and increase net profit to re-invest in my company... and who knows that one little job could lead into multiple upsell's you know what I mean? If you could help me out I would greatly appreciate it
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Steve do you have one on how to price shurb and or bush trimming? I have a good size job I need to bid.

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My first question would be how are you marketing your services now? That would effect how you could add these services on.

It could be as simple as adding a new line to your current marketing material. Or you could take it as far as working with a local nursery to see if you could do their plant installs.

Here is a great article from my blog on pricing shrub installations.

How to price tree and shrub installations.

Some lawn care business owners double the cost of the plant to install it. So if they buy a shrub for $20, then they will plant it for $20 and bill $40 for the shrub and install of it.
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Not yet, but what would you like to see in them?
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