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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 like the website and it sounds like you have a good marketing plan to get you going this Spring. But I have one question. Is it "triming" or "trimming". Just curious. And in case you meant "trimming" I wanted to point out the typo before you had a bunch of flyers, cards, etc. printed out.

Good luck on the upcoming season and with the business!
I purposely misspelled the name for later advertising purposes Example:Tensen Triming Trimming Everything Inluding Our Name
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I purposely misspelled the name for later advertising purposes Example:Tensen Triming Trimming Everything Inluding Our Name
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Maybe you could create some type of online group or club for the nicest lawn in your area and get other home owners to submit pictures? Or nicest landscape? Or something like that? Something where people would want to submit photos to show off how nice their property is.

The original plan is to have a a wall of fame where i spotlight a different home each month as decided by group members so I'm not the one saying this house is the best each month. the way it works is i will pick 5 different homes each month and let everyone vote on it and once the winner is decided on my next visit i will present them with a certificate and a coupon for a free service probably a garden weeding or someting to that nature.
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How were you planning on using Facebook to drive business in your direction? That is a very clever idea.

I just wanted to update you on how things are going with the facebook advertising. Just for the fun of it yesterday i put my status as Peter Says, a BIG announcement is coming!! and just from doing that i have had about 30 comments. So I figure that kind of feedback could spell good things when I actually launch my group and start my business. i also plan on updating it every second or third day whith something new to catch peoples attention.
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Oh great! I am looking forwards to hearing what kind of announcements you make and how your members respond!

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