Want some tips for growing your lawn mowing business? Great, you’re in the right place.
As you know, it’s relatively easy to start a lawn mowing business. This is good because it means you can start a mowing and gardening business quickly, but bad because it means so many other people can do the same thing. So, how can you stand out and prove your...read more
One of the most powerful ways to get new customers and grow your lawn care business is to get testimonials from customers who are currently happy with your lawn service. If you are too scared or too busy to ask your customers for a testimonial, let today be a wake up...read more
If you have a lawn mowing business and are interested in bringing in more customers (and money) to your business, you might be interested in the term growth hacking. What is growth hacking? In a nutshell, growth hacking is the process of rapid experimentation to learn...read more
Is it worth my time getting to the top of Google? How do I get on the map? How much does it cost? I can’t really beat Jims Mowing and the other guys, can I? Lawn Mowing SEO These are questions I commonly hear from lawn mowing professionals....read more
For lawn mowing pros, rain is both a nightmare and a godsend. It ruins your jam-packed mowing schedule, but it also gives you time to breathe and catch up on all those things you never get time for when you’re rushing from one mowing job to the next. On the very...read more
Last month, we published part one of our Lawn Mowing Business FAQ (frequently asked questions) to help answer some common questions in the lawnmowing industry. Here is part two, which we hope might again be helpful to you (or someone you know) in some way! 1....read more
So, you quit your regular job and you’ve started a lawn mowing business. You’ve got yourself some regular clients and you’re feeling pretty good about your prospects. But you wish you could bounce some questions off someone else who’s already...read more
If you are serious about your mowing business, a website is no longer just a good idea, it is a must-have. So the real question is not, “Do I need a website for my mowing business?” – it’s “Am I serious about my mowing business?”...read more
Unless you are a lawn mowing superhero who loves juggling lawn mowing, with driving (to and from mowing jobs), with marketing (time and money to get customers), with customer service (to book, invoice and keep customers), with payment collection (painful), GreenSocks...read more
So, you’ve quit your job and have decided to start a lawn mowing business. You love the idea of being your own boss, choosing your own hours, working outside in the sun and making an immediate difference to a customer’s lawn (and life). But your budget is...read more
If the idea of working outside in the sunshine, running your own business and being your boss appeals, you might be thinking of starting a lawn mowing business? I mean, how hard can it be to get started… just buy a lawn mower, whipper snipper, leaf blower and...read more
If you want to start a lawn mowing business but you don’t want to do it on your own, you may be asking “Which lawn mowing franchise should I buy?” Ultimately, the decision is yours alone, so we can’t give you advice about which lawn mowing...read more
Ah yes, the million dollar question! Should you buy a lawn mowing franchise or should you start a lawn mowing business on your own? There’s really no right or wrong answer. It will depend on your own personal financial situation, goals, timeframes, skills,...read more
If you run a mowing business, you are free to charge whatever lawn mowing prices you like. After all, isn’t that one of the reasons you became your own boss in the first place? But, if you want to make sure that your mowing business doesn’t go out of...read more
Okay, so you’ve bought the best lawn mower, whipper snipper, leaf blower – and you even picked up a great lawn edger on sale. You’re also driving around in a new trailer that is branded with your new lawn mowing business name and phone number....read more
Ever heard your mates talking about a BAS and wondered what they were talking about? Well, the good news is that there’s no need to hide when your BAS comes in the mail. It’s a pretty straight forward form that you’ll get the hang of very quickly....read more
Let me guess… you want to start or buy a mowing business but you hate red tape, so you’re not sure if you need to register for GST for a lawn mowing business here in Australia? We hear you. We hate red tape too. But love it or hate it, Australia has a GST...read more
If you have a busy day planned and want to start mowing early, it’s important that you know your State’s noise restriction times – because the last thing you need on a $50 mowing job, is an abusive neighbour or a $1000* on-the-spot Council noise...read more
Now that you’ve got your paperwork sorted and you’re ready to make money mowing lawns, you might be asking, “But how can I get customers for a lawn mowing business?” The short answer is that to spread the word of your amazing lawn mowing...read more
If you’d like to register a business name for a mowing business (in Australia), but you’re not really sure how to go about it, you’re in the right place. We’ll walk you through the six steps on our checklist, plus explain what an Australian...read more
If you enjoy mowing lawns and would like to start to make money from lawnmowing – either full-time or part-time – one of the first things you’ll need (if you’re here in Australia) is an ABN for your lawn mowing business. What is an ABN? An ABN...read more
How To Grow Your Mowing Business
We’re here to help. So this is where we’ll gather as many helpful tips and advice as possible for growing a successful lawn mowing business. Because the more that you’re a success, the more that we’re a success!
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