Archive for September, 2007

A Halloween contest can get you more customers for your lawn care business

This Halloween, if you have trick-or-treaters that come to your house or business. Why not do this.
Take pictures of the kids that are dressed up in costumes. Then when you give the kids their candy treats, include a little business card size ad that is attached to the treat.

On the card tell them you will [...]

Would you offer a free 1 time lawn mowing, check this out.

I think this is the first time I have seen a lawn care business website that offers a free trial mowing.
“At Wright Lawn Care we are confident that you’ll love our services. In fact we’ll mow your lawn for free, just to prove it. The bottom line is that if you like the level of [...]

Free Lawn Care Business Halloween Door Hanger 2

Attract new customers and sell more to current customers with this Free Lawn Care Business Halloween Door Hanger 2.
This door hanger design should help your lawn care business reach out to customers to promote your fall decoration services.
Download file here. Make sure you logged into the Gopher Lawn Care Business forum to download all files.

Marketing your lawn care business with myspace for Fall Decorations

We have been talking a lot lately about using myspace to market your lawn care business. One of our friends Adam, really has been doing a great job. He was able to utilize one of our free halloween door hanger templates as well as our free halloween lawn care business postcard design and include them [...]

Now is the time to think Halloween Decorations to Boost your Lawn Care Business Sales

Halloween is a great time to get out there and be creatinve if you run your own lawn care business.
I added a new photo section in my Gopher Lawn Care Business forum of halloween decorations other lawn care business owners have done in hopes of inspiring you to go out, create and sell your own [...]

Lawn Care Marketing Idea - “Marketing with a cause gains you attention”

Here is an apparel company called Arrow that is helping to raise money for Ellis Island and they have gotten a bunch of stars behind the project. It also has brought them tons of media and exposure.
Doing good deeds helps you build goodwill. Goodwill helps you make sales!
Have you seen this campaign? What do you [...]

Marketing Idea: Your lawn care business goodwill tour map!

What if you had a page on your website where you had a map of your town. Then you had images on it you could click to see the good deeds you did in town. Maybe even have some video of the project you did. Tell the viewer who you helped and what you did. [...]

New Free Lawn Care Door Hanger Template

I just added a new lawn care door hanger template you can download from our forum at then click on the door hanger & flyers link at the top of the page.

GopherHaul 13 is online

GopherHaul 13 is online!
Watch it here. 
In this episode we talk about a new lawn care business start up success story who was able to start their lawn care business without even owning a lawn mower! Then we talk about how you can use an autodialer to help market your business while you are out working. [...]