Are you one of the people that spend a lot of money on lawn care to the point where you are putting more into maintaining your lawn over your home? This may be because you really want that amazing green lawn that looks better than anyone else in your area. You may just have the need to keep your lawn at the right length. No matter what your reason for doing this amount of work on your lawn is, the fact is, when you step back to look at it, you enjoy the results that it provides to you.
Still stuck for ideas? Why not start with your logo and work backwards. Think about the kind of image that you would like to have on your logo design and then work backwards from there. For example, if you think that a shark would look cool on the logo for a Lawn Mowing Business company than consider the name ‘Lawn Sharks’ (note that variations of this name are already in use by many lawn mowing services).
The average new landscaper who just got his business started tries to follow along with what everyone else does to attract customers. Normally this includes hiring a professional graphics designer and having them create some flyers, door hangers, lawn care business cards and brochures. Then they will have thousands of these items printed through a local printer. Next they will either mail out these pieces or they will go door to door to place their printed material in the door of home owners in their service area.
I love to go to conventions and walk the floor with a bag picking up tons of free stuff. Honestly, most of it goes right in the trash. I keep pens and other useful stuff, but who has time to look through 500 company brochures? While they are cute, wacky toys and stress relief pillows just clutter up my office. That stuff is very expensive, and I think the marketing value is very small.
It doesn’t matter whether it is a lawn care business that you’re contemplating starting lawn care business or any other type of business, if you allow yourself to indulge in these types of behaviors, you are setting yourself up for failure. Your best bet to avoid these mental errors is to get some assistance from someone who has already overcome the pitfalls in setting up and running this business, someone whose knowledge is proven and who knows how to make money with lawn care.
Once again the expectations have increased. You have 2 or more people taking care of the yard and you must pick up the amount of houses and the quality of work to succeed. You are looking for quantity to provide a paycheck to you and others. The customer wants full service from mowing to edging sidewalks and driveways to trimming tall grass around obstacles.
Now you know 12 ways you can make money without a job. You can make a good living with each of these services without much of an investment in money. Usually businesses with low invest in money require lots of invest in time and work. These are no different if you want to be successful. Although, you don’t have to have a job to make to money. You still have to work!! Best of Luck!!