Are You Paying Yourself Enough As A Lawn Care Business Owner? Do you take a percentage of the revenues? Do you have a set salary with a raise every few years based on profits? Alternatively, even worse, do you share the business account with your personal account and just use [...]
Sometimes in the Fall, when the grass isn't growing as fast, or the wind just blew a pile of leaves down 5 minutes after your guys did a leaf cleanup, a customer might ask you to prove that you were there. If you've built a great relationship with your customers, [...]
The air's getting a bit cooler, and the leaves are starting to change. As you get closer to the end of the mowing season, you may be asking yourself, should my lawn care company discount fall clean-ups? It's tempting to consider discounting your services to extend your season to reach [...]
Do you understand operating cost and how it affects your lawn care business? We give 4 facts that can help you keep your small business afloat.
If you haven’t set up a Facebook page for your lawn care business, you may be missing out on opportunities to connect with your customers and get more business. I’ve said it before on this site, According to Pew Research, 69% of online adult Americans use social networking sites, and [...]
Reviews have a significant effect on your local search engine optimization efforts. You may have some at the moment on your Facebook page or your Google Business listing, but you will need more and better ones to be seen by your potential customers.Here are some tips for getting your local [...]
These Facebook video tips will allow you to be dynamic and engaging and can help you showcase the personality and quality of your lawn care business. Also, video these days doesn’t have to cost money, so even on a flat budget, you can make a Facebook video for your lawn [...]
You have a full schedule each day — managing operations, leading your crews, making your customers happy, handling emergencies, etc. This likely leaves you with little time for other things that come up. Something you likely don't have time for is collections.
It's tough to wade through every page and figure out which Instagram accounts to follow so we thought we'd offer a few ideas. Most lawn care companies maintain a social media presence, it allows your customers to find you and to interact with you. Entrepreneurs these days live on Instagram, [...]
Creating Customer Loyalty For Your Lawn Care Business Can Be Hard But It Doesn't Have To Be. You may need to get creative.
Your website and social media are the face of your business. We've compiled this list of resources to help you create imagery that will engage people. Because I understand not everyone is a designer, they're listed in order of difficulty of use. 5 Ways To Create Shareable Images To Market [...]
Using CLIP Payments to integrate your payment solutions with CLIPitc can save you time, money, and a huge headache. Let us show you how it works.
Spring is here, but so is the Coronavirus pandemic. Social distancing and smart sanitary practices can help keep your lawn care business running smoothly.
The Earth's temperature has changed 1.7 °F since the turn of the 20th Century. We take a look at the effects of climate change on the green industry.
The lifeblood of a small business is word of mouth. We show you how to easily rate a small business on Facebook.
Spring is nearly here, which means customers will be calling soon for estimates. We take a look at how easy CLIPitc can make the process.
While the green industry might be more forgiving, it's still important to set a business owner salary for yourself. We share how best to determine that number.
Every flower or seed has a right time to be planted for best results. From grass to garden, we take a look at a spring planting guide.
Can buying a franchise be more lucrative than starting a lawn care business from scratch? We take a look at some pros and cons.
Preparing your business for spring lawn care success means putting in the work during winter. We offer six tips to get you on the right track.