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Stephen r Brook-Smith replied to Stephen r Brook-Smith's discussion Toro issues
"The finish was terrible with mine , the dealer had to come and take pics it was that bad 
Leaving some strands uncut ...
 
Very very poor in damp,  my Honda which is not a commercial model put it to shame,  I'm going to try the stihl 7 series ..."
3 hours ago
John F replied to Stephen r Brook-Smith's discussion Toro issues
"I bought mine Eight years ago new for £495 , although the deck is rusting away now its served its purpose and its reliability has been awsome . 
The finish has never really impressed me on fine lawns , mainly used it for mulching those rough lawns…"
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Lawn Legends replied to Jim Murray's discussion Who on here do.
"we done the same, but we offered some low maintenance options ahead of stopping service ie barking borders or decorative stone etc in hope to retain some clients who we also done lawns for, most took up the offer with exception of one large property…"
4 hours ago
Stephen r Brook-Smith replied to Jim Murray's discussion Who on here do.
"Sounds great , thats ideally where I'd like to be 
It's just nice to have some jobs to fall back on if it's bad weather , myself I can earn enough mowing to cover the bad days , but I have a staff member who relys on me to provide him work."
4 hours ago
Lawn Legends replied to Jim Murray's discussion Who on here do.
"when we started 7 years or so ago it was everything we done, but scaled it down through the years as got more clients. now we only do grass cutting and lawncare and weed spraying with odd hedge during season for clients but majority we push onto…"
4 hours ago
Stephen r Brook-Smith posted a discussion
Having purchased a toro pro recycler last week I was so dissatisfied with the quality of cut and bagging I've sent it back to my local dealer, has anyone else had any problems with these ? Toro still haven't responded to my email and messages online…
4 hours ago
Stephen r Brook-Smith posted a discussion
Having purchased a toro pro recycler last week I was so dissatisfied with the quality of cut and bagging I've sent it back to my local dealer, has anyone else had any problems with these ? Toro still haven't responded to my email and messages online…
4 hours ago
Jonny replied to Jonny's discussion How to price a client list for sale??? ASAP
"Thanks Andrew. Will keep you posted. Not having much luck with our calls so far :("
11 hours ago
Andrew Watts replied to Jonny's discussion How to price a client list for sale??? ASAP
"Leafletting an area still has costs - printing, time to distribution, quoting/assessing and admin to get into the system. For 130 customers it's a significant investment in time - if you've loads of freetime, then sure, small costs, but not many…"
12 hours ago
Jonny replied to Jonny's discussion How to price a client list for sale??? ASAP
"Thanks Dave,
I know, it's a worry, but we'll try maybe the cost of one treatment 1st and negotiate from there..... 
Then again, they will have the client details, rounds set up for them in each area with historical notes so they can see whats…"
14 hours ago
Stephen r Brook-Smith replied to Jim Murray's discussion Who on here do.
"This is true but I can earn double an hour what I would weeding so I should be able to sit comfortably during any down time :)"
17 hours ago
Daniel Challis is now a member of Landscape Juice Network
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David Benson replied to Jonny's discussion How to price a client list for sale??? ASAP
"sorry to put a downer on it jonny but i dont think you will get mutch for it you might get a tenner per custermer for a introduction fee thats about it as you are not selling contracts or tools so the cliant can just walk away and get another…"
yesterday
David Benson replied to Jim Murray's discussion Who on here do.
"the onley problen i can see if there is a drought and the grass stops growing for over a month or more  it will make it a short season for grass and a lot of people will not waite till november or beond to have there hedge cut as some want cutting…"
yesterday
Stephen r Brook-Smith replied to Jim Murray's discussion Who on here do.
"Hi Jim, I'm trying to phase out all my weeding and general tidying jobs , I enjoy mowing lawns and cutting hedges and my end game is just to do this,  as I get more mowing  jobs I'll drop my jobs I don't like 
I'll probably lose a few customers but…"
yesterday
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Toro issue

Having purchased a toro pro recycler last week I was so dissatisfied with the quality of cut and bagging I've sent it back to my local dealer, has anyone else had any problems with these ? Toro still haven't responded to my email and messages online…

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