Archive for December, 2007

GopherHaul 19 plus great lawn care marketing ideas.

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Our lawn care business forum member of the month is Tim.

Tim has shared with us three new contracts including a lawn cutting contract, a full [...]

Added three new lawn care and snow plow contracts

I’d like to send a big thanks to our forum member Tim for sharing with us three new contracts. One is a lawn maintenance agreement, the other is a full service agreement and the third is a snow plowing agreement. I hope you are able to find them useful. If so, send or post a [...]

FREE Flyer, door hanger and postcard GIVEAWAY!

Do you have a wild or different marketing idea for your lawn care business?
If you do, jump on our forum here and post it. You don’t have to create the actual image, just describe it. There will be two winners of either flyer, door hanger or postcards printed and shipped to you!
Here is a wild [...]

Sample letter to Property Management Groups

This is a letter Patrick sent to us to share with everyone.
Patrick prefaced this letter with this statement: “The other day I was doing random searches on Google trying to find different groups to whom I could market our services… of course, Property Management Groups were high on my list. I found TONS in [...]

Using lawn care signs to market your business

Can you imagine creating your own marketing lawn sign, similar to what Tru-Green has created?
Then you fill in your information and insert them up and down every street, you want to service. It would be faster to do this than to have to walk up to each and every door. It would also make a [...]

Free Lawn Care Customer Survey

Thanks to Shane for sending in this lawn care customer survey file. It is in Microsoft Word. You can also open it in a free program called
You can download the file here. Make sure you logged into the forum to download all files
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Sample commercial lawn care business letter

Here is a letter Tim sent to us. He suggested you send this letter out in December. Thank you Tim.
These letters let potential customer know that you are there and ready to be placed on their bidders list.
Here is an example of one I use: