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Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Tim Baden, Dec 29, 2004.

  1. Tim Baden

    Tim Baden Member
    Messages: 38

    Your plowing and your competition was plowing next door and you see they got stuck would you go over and offer to pull them out?
    Was just curious after reading lots of posts lately where guys got stuck.
    I personaly would offer but thats just me.
  2. dlcs

    dlcs 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,160

    I sure would and hopefully they would do the same for me.
  3. cja1987

    cja1987 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,407

    Unless iam in a rush or just don't feel like doing it, i will pull out anyone that is stuck. Who cares if its a competitor, maybe sometime he will be in a position to help you out somewhere down the road.
  4. flykelley

    flykelley 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,127

    Yes Tim I would also go help them. You never know when you will need help.
    Also it helps to know your competition. You can network with them and you never know he might send you a job that he can't do for one reason or the other.
    I would help any plower out till they give me a reason not to. Life is like one big circle it's going to come back around sooner or later.

    Regards Mike
  5. Mick

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

    I actually exchange cell phone numbers with my competition just for that purpose. Or if we need other help.
  6. CamLand

    CamLand Senior Member
    Messages: 301

    Without a doubt I would be more then happy to help them out,and a matter of fact I did this past storm.We try and get along with all the companies in the area.I have many comps cell numbers in case one of us gets into a bind...

    Remember the saying "what comes around goes around"
  7. The Boss

    The Boss 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,099

    Anybody with a plow is a friend of mine regardless of competition or disagreements. :nod: :drinkup: