Archive for August, 2019

Lawn obstacles that keep you from profiting.

Making money mowing lawns is all about maximizing your time. Little problems along the way can become thieves of time. Showing up to mow a lawn and finding furniture you need to move. Moving toys. Picking up after pets. All of these things rob you of time. Let’s look at a discussion from the Gopher [...]

How I landed upscale mowing customers.

It can be tough breaking into a new neighborhood when trying to expand your lawn care service area. In this discussion from the Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum, we hear from a couple of entrepreneurs on how they were able to do it and expand their business into an area that was once out of [...]

Is that estimate call a setup for a robbery?

Sometimes bad things happen. Sometimes warning lights pop up before issues occur. In this discussion from the Gopher Lawn Care Business Forum, we hear from some landscapers who had concerns when shady potential customers called and they decided discretion was the better part of valor. Have you ever received strange phone calls for mowing estimates? [...]