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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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Irrigation Systems – A Must Have

Gone are the days when a homes landscaping was left to fend for itself. Like everything else, landscaping and plant cost have gone through the roof over the past decade, and thus our need to ensure their livelyhood and growth has never been more important.

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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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Homeowner Watering Tips

Frequency and saturation is an important key in your lawns root development. Infrequent or insufficient watering can cause the grasses roots to develop close to the top of the soil and make your lawn more susceptible to weeds. Think about it this way, if water is being applied to the top one or two inches only, then your lawn will be more apt to grow roots in these areas. Infrequent and penetrating water is recommended when your lawn needs supplemental watering. By insuring that the water is penetrating to a depth of 4-5 inches, your grasses root system should develop deeper roots and become overall healthier.

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