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Lawn Care Business Overhead Cost Estimating

I have received several emails requesting information regarding pricing and calculating overhead cost for a lawn care business.  Thus, the following article is a brief breakdown of a way to estimate your lawn care companies actual overhead cost.  This does not take into account advertising, uniforms, insurance, etc.   Like so many individuals out there […]

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Lawn Care Business Advertising Tips

This section will discuss advertising methods most commonly used in commercial lawn care businesses. Though this is just a partial list as the possibilities are almost limitless, we will try to touch on the most common methods of advertising used by new lawn care business startups.

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How To Offer Landscape Financing To Your Customers

How many times have you spent hours drawing up a landscape design customized to your clients specifications only to have them gasp when you showed them the estimate and give you that “Oh, we weren’t planning on spending that much money” routine? If your like me, it has happened to your more times than you care to admit to.

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Commercial Lawn Care Maintenance And Landscaping Business Tips

Whether your planning on mowing a few yards on the side as a means to earn extra income, or your planning on becoming the next authority in your areas Green Industry, understanding the basics on how to get started is very important. Though not rocket science, there are several things that are important to consider and practice when just starting a commercial lawn care business.

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Texas Lawn Care Business Sales Tax Requirements

If you do landscaping or lawn or plant care, you should be collecting sales and use taxes. Landscaping and lawn and plant care services include any work you do to maintain or improve lawns, yards and ornamental plants and trees.

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The First Steps In Starting A Lawn Care Business

Listed within this page is a breakdown of the steps needed to start your own commercial lawn maintenance company within the State of Texas. Keep in mind that this list is always growing, and that it should be considered in no means a diffinative collection of everything that you must or should do prior to staring your lawn maintenance business. It will assist you in what steps are needed to get your new business up and running and may offer some insight on items that you may not have thought of when planning your new venture.

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