Do you have green fingers? Make money by starting
your own grass and bush cutting service. It is a nice way to make money and get exercise!
People are getting busier these days. What used to be a habit, such as tending the garden once a week now changes into using outsourcing or only tending it once in a few months.
This is where you come in. start your own grass and bush cutting service. It is not really tending to an entire garden, because you are only cutting the grass and bushes. Nevertheless, for the busy people among us this may just what they need.
First of all you should have your own equipment, for not everyone will have good equipment for cutting grass and bushes. Then, you should decide how you want to handle is. If you are only going to cut grass and bushes than it will perhaps be too much effort to design a real business plan, set up a website and spent money on serious marketing.
You should make flyers and spread this in your own living area. You should also leave them at supermarkets and other places where a lot of locals come. This will mean that you create awareness of your
grass and bush cutting service. It is very important to have your contact details on the flyers/leaflets!
It is also important to establish a price. Do you charge one price per garden? Or do you charge per hour? You have to decide by yourself what is best. Perhaps do some research on what the best price is. Please, do not charge crazy prices, because you are only cutting grass and bushes. It is a way to make some money without really investing too much money and time into it. Do not expect miracles.
After a while you will receive clients who want to hire you. Perhaps you can even make a sort of contract making sure that you will be there every week or every two weeks. This ensures that you will receive a set amount of money on a longer time length.
If no one has made contact with you, then you may try other ways to promote your service, such as putting an ad in a local magazine or a article in a local newspaper. If you think no one is waiting for a grass and bush cutting service, ten it is better to start with something else instead of spending useless money on extra promotion.