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$10 per drive

Discussion in 'Business Fundamentals' started by Burkartsplow, Oct 23, 2008.

  1. Burkartsplow

    Burkartsplow PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,248

  2. ducatirider944

    ducatirider944 Senior Member
    from Iowa
    Messages: 469

    Give one of your buddies a bill that says you plowed his drive for $7.50! Then when it snows laugh!:D
  3. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,477

    I'd go for $5.
  4. Mick

    Mick PlowSite.com Veteran
    from Maine
    Messages: 5,546

    I'll pay you $5 to plow your driveway.
  5. scitown

    scitown Senior Member
    Messages: 422

    I may email these guys and see if they have a "division" in my neck of the woods. I would be willing to pay them $10 each for my drives. I'd make more than doing it myself.
  6. sparky8370

    sparky8370 Senior Member
    Messages: 234

    sub to this guy. Get paid $35 for a driveway and give him $10
  7. ducatirider944

    ducatirider944 Senior Member
    from Iowa
    Messages: 469

    Talk about a hole in one! He profits because he has more work, you profit because you won't have too. I'm starting to see how this wealth redistribution thing works. I might have to really look hard in how I need to vote in 2 weeks!:D
  8. Farm Boss

    Farm Boss Senior Member
    Messages: 183

    This is crazy...to think its real:realmad:
  9. scitown

    scitown Senior Member
    Messages: 422

    Thats all Im saying. Think about it. What could possibly go wrong? :eek: No insurance to pay (for anyone by the looks of it) no fuel to buy...Hell yeah Im gonna hire these guys.
  10. ScnicExcellence

    ScnicExcellence Senior Member
    Messages: 352

    there is only one way i would do drives for $10
    1 i don't get out of the truck to shovel at all.
    2 I have 100 houses all on the same street.
    3 all houses are at biggest a 2 car drive in width and one car length.

    If i could meet all these requirements then i would for sure do drives for $10.
    but the chance of this happening is so slim i don't even want to try it.

    I think i might try to advertise for $20 per drive just driveway no walkway. Per push, see what happens. (hmmm maybe next year)
    Last edited: Oct 23, 2008
  11. 06HD BOSS

    06HD BOSS 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,611

    how many people would hire a company named "criminal customz"

    NICHOLS LANDSCA PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,286

    Nice add he only has 1 truck the pic. on the left is backward.
  13. bribrius

    bribrius PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,609

    could just be a leader to suck the customer in, then they get the profit another way.
  14. Sno4U

    Sno4U Senior Member
    Messages: 480

    ya, I noticed that too. You said "team" how do u know this is more than one guy?
    I think its just one "smuck" with a truck:nod:
    Obviously not a real business. Needs a lesson in grammar.
    Not a very good ad. in my opinion.
  15. Farm Boss

    Farm Boss Senior Member
    Messages: 183

    Anyone ever call this cracker jack and find out what his story is on the $10 drive??
  16. SnoFarmer

    SnoFarmer PlowSite Fanatic
    from N,E. MN
    Messages: 7,921

    Give him a call his number is right up there:rolleyes:
  17. Farm Boss

    Farm Boss Senior Member
    Messages: 183

    I will see if he is willing to travel!