Lawn Care Business Forum Lawn Care Business Book Lawn Care Business Blog Lawn Care Software
Home Forum Contract & Flyer Templates Blog Software Videos Podcast Calculators / Estimators Store Mower Review Design It Yourself Lawn Business School

Go Back   GopherHaul Landscaping & Lawn Care Business Marketing Forum > Lawn Care, Landscaping, and Property Management Forums > General Talk

General Talk If it doesn't fit anywhere else, post it here.

CRT or Flat Screen?

General Talk

If it doesn't fit anywhere else, post it here.
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 10-24-2006, 02:39 PM
Steve's Avatar
Steve Steve is online now
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 38,073
Rep Power: 10
Steve has disabled reputation

Have you recently bought a monitor for your computer or television?

Was it a CRT or a flat screen?

It seems you can still get some good deals on CRTs but the flat screen prices have fallen dramatically.

Flat-panels rule, old boob tube all but dead - The lone conventional television set at Anderson's TV store sat along a side wall like a castoff. Its screen was dark as dozens of other gleaming flat-panel and big-screen models flashed nearby with vivid color images.

The staff at the Redwood City store hadn't even bothered to turn on the cathode-ray tube TV until a reporter asked to see it on a recent afternoon.

The obvious neglect reflected the wallflower status of today's CRT TVs, as well as the mature technology's doomed future. Experts say the old-fashioned boob tube that catered to generations of Americans will soon be all but extinct.

"It's already dead, but it doesn't know it yet," said Jon Paul Belstler, an audio/video consultant at Anderson's. "It's just trying to hang on."

Across stores and in homes, sleek LCD and plasma televisions are taking over.
- Subscribe to my Lawn Care Marketing Blog Feed and get daily tips sent to you. Free!
Download your Free trial of Gopher Lawn Care Software.
Reply With Quote

Stop guess-timating. Learn how to estimate and make money! $$$
Mow Time Estimator Lawn Care Price Estimator Mulch and Topsoil Calculator Snow Plow Estimate Calculator

Old 10-25-2006, 08:09 AM
John/Logo-Mechanix John/Logo-Mechanix is offline
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: New Jersey
Age: 47
Posts: 114
Rep Power: 11

Lawn care business tipsLawn Care Business Book
I have a picture tube TV but I have an LCD flat screen for my computer. While prices have come down on the TV's I have trouble justifying $1,200 for a television.
If you come to a fork in the road take it.
Logo's, Identity Design. Print Advertising, Your Project from Design to Print.
Reply With Quote
Old 10-25-2006, 02:49 PM
Posts: n/a

I agree about not paying that much for a tv.

I have an LCD screen for my computer as well. Switched over to it back in 2005, and love it to death. I even switched my wifes computer over to an LCD. I feel that the picture and color quality is better, and also puts less strain on my eyes
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Forum Jump

» Recent Threads
  RatingTitle, Username, & Date Last Post Replies Views
Say Hello !!!
03-19-2007 11:18 AM
Today 10:11 AM
by Steve
1,262 446,637
Been here for a while
01-29-2014 04:49 PM
10-12-2016 09:57 AM
by Steve
3 1,537
Any successful one man...
09-26-2016 06:04 AM
10-06-2016 05:07 PM
by WarriorLandscapingCAN
9 784
Is there a sticky about...
10-03-2016 06:08 PM
10-04-2016 09:50 AM
by Steve
1 196
What were your top...
09-13-2016 05:10 PM
09-30-2016 11:49 AM
by AKDave
6 2,319
Define Successful
Fireman Gus
05-10-2012 05:12 PM
09-30-2016 11:39 AM
by AKDave
12 5,841
A quick Intro
08-14-2016 05:17 PM
09-29-2016 12:53 AM
by myrlage
3 1,665
Enter to win Free...
09-25-2016 11:28 AM
09-26-2016 05:41 PM
by Steve
1 565
I have a new show!
09-19-2016 06:50 PM
09-23-2016 05:45 AM
by Chilehead
7 716
First commercial estimate
09-19-2016 12:42 PM
09-22-2016 05:42 PM
by acrajchel
7 744
» Popular Tags
annual apartment become an entrepreneur best mower be your own boss bidding business business education business help business management complex contractor hacks contracts convention converting customer dethatcher edging entrepreneur entrepreneur education estimate estimates fuel problems fuel pump half moon blade intro introduction jjandm lawncare landscape landscape design landscaping landscaping design company landscaping richmond va lawn lawncare lowering grade marketing mulch planting raising grade residential lawn care richmond va richmond virginia lawn care seasonal snowblower snow plowing snow shovel sprayer start a business start a lawn care business start business start up toro timecutter townhome tree tree service web design websites what to charge work from home z-max z-spray
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.1.0

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:39 PM.

(C) 2011 Riggs Publications - Terms of use & Privacy Policy

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:39 PM.

(C) 2011 Riggs Publications - Terms of use & Privacy Policy