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Stepping in to introduce myself!

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself to the Community' started by DSLND, Nov 11, 2007.

  1. DSLND

    DSLND Senior Member
    Messages: 110

    Hey Guys,

    I've been a member here for a while, just thought i would introduce myself.

    My name is Mitch, and i'm fourteen years old, and own my own company, DreamScapes Landscaping. I started when i was ten, mowing my neighbors yard and things have grown a lot since then!

    I get my driver's permit in February, allowing me to drive with an adult (mainly grandma, she's my #1 driver). Its getting to the point in my business where i NEED a truck. So right now, i am looking for the truck i've always wanted: a 95-2000 Chevy/GMC K2500 with less than 100k miles. Next season, i plan on putting an 8' Western on it, and start plowing a little with an adult/employee with me. I've always wanted to plow, and am very excited that the time will be here.... soon!

    Here is the link to pictures of my equipment: http://www.lawnsite.com/showthread.php?t=197450

    Thanks for reading!

    WALKERS PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,138

    :waving: Hi Mitch:waving:
  3. Clapper&Company

    Clapper&Company PlowSite Veteran
    from NE OHIO
    Messages: 4,413

    Hi Mitch, I seen your Post on Lawn Site aswell, Keep up the Good Work.
  4. Clapper&Company

    Clapper&Company PlowSite Veteran
    from NE OHIO
    Messages: 4,413

    Wait Since Your only 14, Using :drinkup: this smile is out of the ??

    You better not be looking at Grandviews Post, and the Calendar Girls !!!!!:rolleyes:
  5. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,194

    Welcome. You'll learn alot about your future plow truck here. Good luck.
  6. jcesar

    jcesar Senior Member
    from Mi
    Messages: 492

    welcome to plowsite. Congrats on being sucessful at the ripe age of......14?

  7. iceyman

    iceyman 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,925

    nice equipment you got. all looks in good shape. :salute:
  8. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    Hey Mitch...welcome to the site. Wish you the best of luck in your job future. Too bad more kids your age aren't as motivated as you are. :salute:
  9. deere615

    deere615 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,919

    Hi Mitch:waving: Welcome. Hope you find a good truck soon!
  10. DSLND

    DSLND Senior Member
    Messages: 110

    Thanks for the nice comments!

    I found a truck i am calling on tomorrow, and could potentially get! VERY EXCITED!!!


    THEGOLDPRO PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,136

    first rule of thumb when buying a vehicle is try not to fall in love with anything right off the bat, take you're time and dont jump on the first truck you see just because you get excited. make sure to have it checked by a mechanic then go from there.

    Good luck in your business ,you seem to be doing very well for a 14 year old.
  12. DSLND

    DSLND Senior Member
    Messages: 110

    Thanks! I've learned not to jump when i see something. I've been in and out of places ALL year so far this year, and i'm finally finding deals. I'm very specific in my questions i ask sellers, trying to not buy myself a POS!


  13. topdj

    topdj Senior Member
    Messages: 396

    amazing for a 14 year old to be this motivated, I wasnt :)
  14. mmplowing

    mmplowing Member
    Messages: 56

    Damn that is impressive...way to go. With all the money you will be raking in the women will be soon to follow :)
  15. Jon Geer

    Jon Geer Member
    Messages: 834

    Welcome:waving: Sit back and enjoy.:drinkup:
  16. ABES

    ABES PlowSite.com Addict
    from MN
    Messages: 1,322

    i did that and had the power steering pump go out the first night i had it that was a nice $450 repair bill the 2nd day of owning my new truck.

    but anyways welcome to the site Mitch. :waving:

    THEGOLDPRO PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,136

    yeah i know the feeling, lol i speak form experiance as well :)
  18. deere615

    deere615 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,919

    That would stink, luckily my truck has been pretty good too me so far.