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 > Business > Lawn Care Marketing & Post your marketing material for review!

Lawn Care Marketing & Post your marketing material for review! Lawn Care Marketing, Advertising, and Public Relations Discussion.

Perforated paper for Gopher


Lawn Care Marketing & Post your marketing material for review!

Lawn Care Marketing, Advertising, and Public Relations Discussion.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 01-21-2009, 12:35 PM
justin_time justin_time is offline
Justin
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: French River, ON, Canada
Age: 30
Posts: 1,801
Rep Power: 0
justin_time is on a distinguished road
Default Perforated paper for Gopher

I have manage to get myself 500 sheets perforated 3 inches from the bottom for my invoices. It only cost me 43$ to get those done here at Kwik Kopy here in town. It was the only place that I found that they could do it

I will also be purchasing a bar code scanner (found one on ebay)





I hope I inspire people to get their paper perforated and get the bar code scanner for their gopher software

Last edited by justin_time; 01-21-2009 at 12:40 PM.
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


  #2  
Old 01-21-2009, 06:23 PM
clarklandscaping
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Lawn care business tipsLawn Care Business Book
What exactly is the bar code scanner used for?
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 01-21-2009, 08:14 PM
justin_time justin_time is offline
Justin
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: French River, ON, Canada
Age: 30
Posts: 1,801
Rep Power: 0
justin_time is on a distinguished road
Default

Entering your completed jobs
Entering payments

All in Gopher
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 01-22-2009, 10:02 AM
justin_time justin_time is offline
Justin
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: French River, ON, Canada
Age: 30
Posts: 1,801
Rep Power: 0
justin_time is on a distinguished road
Default

Here's a preview of what the barcode looks on an invoice



Then the customer would detatch the bottom part and send it to me so I can scan it in the computer and I don't have to type anything
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 01-22-2009, 03:55 PM
justin_time justin_time is offline
Justin
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: French River, ON, Canada
Age: 30
Posts: 1,801
Rep Power: 0
justin_time is on a distinguished road
Default

Does anybody use the bar code scanner with Gopher ?
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 01-23-2009, 11:59 PM
Steve's Avatar
Steve Steve is online now
Administrator
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 38,038
Rep Power: 10
Steve has disabled reputation
Default

That is fantastic Justin. Nice work.
__________________
- 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
  #7  
Old 01-24-2009, 06:03 AM
grounded
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default I use the barcode software

I use it and find it to be a great time saver.

well worth the money!
You can use your barcode scanner for much more than just Gopher.
Put barcodes on estimates, coupons, equipment etc..
track maintenence records.

There's a competitor to gopher that uses a Mini batch scanner that is battery operated out in the field and allows you to scan in and out at a customers property for time tracking. Back at the computer, you plug in and download the data for analysis.


Tom
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 01-24-2009, 09:43 AM
justin_time justin_time is offline
Justin
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: French River, ON, Canada
Age: 30
Posts: 1,801
Rep Power: 0
justin_time is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by grounded View Post
I use it and find it to be a great time saver.

well worth the money!
You can use your barcode scanner for much more than just Gopher.
Put barcodes on estimates, coupons, equipment etc..
track maintenence records.

There's a competitor to gopher that uses a Mini batch scanner that is battery operated out in the field and allows you to scan in and out at a customers property for time tracking. Back at the computer, you plug in and download the data for analysis.


Tom
Thanks, Tom. I am looking forward to try that out

I am waiting at the end of the bid so I can bid on my barcode reader on Ebay
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 01-24-2009, 06:11 PM
grounded
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default perforated paper supplier

Data-label.com sells the right perforated paper for gopher invoices
3.5 inch perforation
24# ream is 20.00
Right now they have a 10% discount until January 31st. Enter "Tough" at checkout

Hope this is useful to everybody!

Tom
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 01-24-2009, 07:30 PM
justin_time justin_time is offline
Justin
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: French River, ON, Canada
Age: 30
Posts: 1,801
Rep Power: 0
justin_time is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by grounded View Post
Data-label.com sells the right perforated paper for gopher invoices
3.5 inch perforation
24# ream is 20.00
Right now they have a 10% discount until January 31st. Enter "Tough" at checkout

Hope this is useful to everybody!

Tom
I've actually did my perforation at 3 inch from the bottom..
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

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

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
News paper ad elitelawns General Talk 3 01-13-2009 12:13 PM
Jay gets in the paper. Steve Lawn Care Marketing & Post your marketing material for review! 2 12-04-2006 01:00 PM
PDA vs. Paper tiedeman General Business Discussions 1 04-10-2006 12:46 AM
Perforated paper lawnsrusinc. Gopher Software Support Archived Question & Answers - Read Only 4 02-07-2005 10:38 AM
Invoice paper Lil Mule Gopher Software Support Archived Question & Answers - Read Only 1 05-25-2004 11:04 AM

» Recent Threads
  RatingTitle, Username, & Date Last Post Replies Views
Review of our lawn care...
Lawnline
07-12-2016 06:40 PM
Today 10:58 AM
by Lawnline
6 1,791
Start My Own Business?
mowandblow1980
01-12-2016 07:43 PM
Yesterday 12:55 PM
by Steve
19 2,120
fliers
joshp
08-19-2016 03:23 PM
Yesterday 07:16 AM
by Chilehead
6 281
Looking for new host
Just for Cuts
11-26-2015 06:58 AM
08-24-2016 09:05 PM
by Stephen Alberts
10 1,896
Facebook advertising
Just for Cuts
12-13-2015 07:49 AM
08-24-2016 08:59 PM
by Stephen Alberts
14 13,071
Landscaper taking on odd...
WarriorLandscapingCAN
08-07-2016 06:57 PM
08-24-2016 10:27 AM
by Steve
6 493
Breaking into commercial...
SGL1
08-19-2016 07:02 AM
08-24-2016 10:12 AM
by mowandblow1980
7 297
Snow Plow
acrajchel
08-17-2016 10:21 AM
08-22-2016 11:21 AM
by Steve
5 281
Quarter Acre Woodland...
ew411
08-16-2016 06:50 AM
08-18-2016 12:25 PM
by Steve
4 269
Bidding Bushhogging
acrajchel
08-15-2016 11:52 AM
08-17-2016 05:32 PM
by acrajchel
4 264
Hello From the Florida...
KevinShuman
08-15-2016 08:57 PM
08-16-2016 01:52 PM
by SC93
2 259
I'm making stupid money...
WarriorLandscapingCAN
08-07-2016 07:07 PM
08-16-2016 12:42 AM
by SC93
5 548
A quick Intro
BLE
08-14-2016 05:17 PM
08-15-2016 10:54 AM
by acrajchel
2 258
New Customer - Gettting...
acrajchel
08-05-2016 05:00 PM
08-15-2016 10:52 AM
by acrajchel
4 521
helping out a friend set...
Doug D
08-13-2016 11:33 AM
08-15-2016 09:45 AM
by Steve
1 269
Small bed job
Bradcook21
08-09-2016 09:52 PM
08-10-2016 03:51 PM
by Steve
1 388
Hello from NoVa
jtwlawn
08-03-2016 11:20 AM
08-09-2016 10:45 AM
by jtwlawn
4 519
How much to charge for...
jymie
03-31-2013 05:59 PM
08-08-2016 04:33 PM
by Steve
27 6,632
Needing a website built
burtle
06-17-2015 09:02 AM
08-07-2016 10:21 AM
by Just for Cuts
18 19,790
New Site Hows it look
Infinitelawn
03-16-2015 10:32 AM
08-07-2016 08:37 AM
by Lawnline
8 11,262
Hey guys! Greetings from...
thegardener
08-05-2016 05:45 AM
08-05-2016 03:26 PM
by Steve
1 430
First Time Bidding-Need...
capitallawncrew
08-01-2016 08:30 AM
08-03-2016 09:52 AM
by Steve
3 564
Show us your stripes
Just for Cuts
05-21-2015 03:07 PM
08-01-2016 08:28 PM
by ExclusiveLawns
7 3,782
String trim BEFORE mow...
Mr. Mow
04-12-2015 08:13 AM
07-31-2016 10:36 AM
by joshp
13 5,927
» Popular Tags
apartment become an entrepreneur best mower be your own boss bidding break business business education business help business management complex contractor hacks contracts deck lift dethatcher edging entrepreneur entrepreneur education estimate estimates fuel problems fuel pump half moon blade intro introduction jjandm lawncare l.t.rich landscape landscape design landscaping landscaping design company landscaping richmond va landscping lawn lawncare lawnservice lowering grade marketing mulch planting raising grade residential lawn care richmond va richmond virginia lawn care safety scag snowblower snow plowing snow shovel sprayer start a business start a lawn care business start business start up toro timecutter townhome tree tree service video 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 05:40 PM.


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

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:40 PM.

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