Archive for February, 2009

Make your own animated tree removal and stump grinding banner ad.

I just added some new animate banner ad templates for tree removal and stump grinding. Here is what the tree removal banner ad looks like when it is completed. You can make your own animated tree or lawn care business banner ads by visiting the Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum here.
Tree removal animated banner ad.

Lawn Care Business Door Hanger Designer Online!

Do you have a tough time creating professional looking lawn care marketing material for your lawn care business? If so, you have got to try this new lawn care business door hanger and flyer designer.
You simply enter your information and the online designer creates a pdf file you can download, print out or send to [...]

How to bid gutter cleaning.

If you are looking to submit some bids this season to clean leaves out of your customers gutters make sure you read this article first.
John got on the Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum and asked his gutter cleaning question. He wrote “I have been asked by a neighbor to do a gutter cleanup. She has [...]

Spring Lawn Care Business Brochure

We are starting to see more and more lawn care business marketing material being displayed on the Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum. Check out this Spring Lawn Care Business Brochures DJ just got back from the printer. They are really nice looking.
DJ was asked how he would distribute these brochures and he said “these brochures [...]

New lawn care business animated banners added

I added some new lawn care business animated banners to our online designer. Now you will be able to offer more seasonal graphics to your lawn care business website or online advertisements.
Here is the Seasons Greetings animated lawn care banner.

Lawn care business press release idea.

In general I don’t think lawn care business owners utilize press releases as much as they should. The media, especially the local media, is always looking for a news story. Why not give them one? What does it cost to offer them a news idea? Nothing more than a little time to write up a [...]

Justin’s new spring lawn care business post cards.

Justin was nice enough to show us his new spring lawn care business post card designs. These should be going out soon. He had them done at Plan-it Graphics and they really look top notch. I hope they inspire you to get your lawn care post cards designed soon and get them out so you [...]

How your landscaping business can make $200,000 in a month.

$200,000 in one month? Is your lawn care or landscaping business able to do that? Well if you’re not there yet, read this article and find out how to do it.
If you are looking to grow your lawn care and landscaping business you need to think big. Let’s take a look into how one of [...]

The Spring lawn care flyer and postcard designs are now coming in!

If you have been on the Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum lately you have seen more and more lawn care business flyers being posted. Take a look at this one made by fellow forum member Sean.
He wrote to us and said ” I will be printing 10,000 of them and will be putting [...]

You don’t need a truck to start a lawn care business.

If you have been waiting to start your lawn care business because you are saving for a truck, you need to reconsider. There are many lawn care businesses started with just a car. Look at what Jason has been able to do.
Jason wrote us on the Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum and said “Hi my [...]

Make your own animated Lawn Care or Snow Plowing Banner Ad.

Have you ever wanted to make your own animated banner ad to promote your lawn care or snow plowing services and found it difficult if not impossible to do so? Well here is a simple online service that allows you to enter your lawn care business contact information and creates an animated banner quickly, [...]

Sprinkler head replacement bidding pitfalls.

Replacing sprinkler heads can be very profitable but be wary of potential pitfalls. Know what is involved with the job before you submit your irrigation bid. Let’s take a look at this interesting story from our fellow Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum member who told us about one of his irrigation repair disasters.

How to price spring and fall lawn care cleanups.

With Spring just around the corner your lawn care business will be asked to bid on yard cleanups but head these warnings so as not to go broke while trying to make money.
One of the members of the Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum had an interesting experience with bidding her first Spring cleanup and she [...]

Lawn care price estimator now available.

Do you have a hard time figuring out what you should charge to mow a lawn? Are you including your overhead costs when you calculate how much to charge a lawn care customer or are you just winging it? If you want to find profits and find success, you need to be scientific with your [...]

Desktop mow time estimator now available.

A lot of forum members wanted a copy of the mow time estimator to use on their computer in the field so I put together a downloadable version of the mow time estimator. If you would like a copy of it, I’ll email it to you after purchase.
Many times I see newer lawn care business [...]

How to price residential snow plowing jobs.

With winter here and a lot of people losing their jobs, many are looking for ways to make money and offering snow plowing or snow shovelling services is a great way to get started.
I was contacted by a new lawn care and snow plowing business owner and he asked “I have always wanted to start [...]

Collections at the end of the lawn care season.

Are you find it difficult to collect on your overdue lawn care business accounts? Are your lawn care customers holding off on paying? This article should help you with some tips and tricks on how to collect payments.
Gary got on the Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum and asked ” last year was my first year [...]