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Old December 10th, 2008, 09:26 PM   #1
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Always loved ford, But I bought this 01 hd with the 6.0 and out on the plow and salter for a grand total of 9500. I am in love and ready to ma ke some cash

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Old December 10th, 2008, 09:54 PM   #2
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Nice setup. How much can a feller make (outside of a full time job) pushing snow?
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Old December 10th, 2008, 10:01 PM   #3
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lots of money to be made. if you know what your doing. cannt jsut jump into it. lots of problems can fall into that loop. do you have insurance for plowing. know how to price charge for lot or drive.....


dont get in over your head. seen it done a few times and a buddy got royal screwed by not having any insurance


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thats a badass truck for the price.
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Old December 10th, 2008, 10:32 PM   #4
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You can make some good coin plowing. If you find the right guy to sub for you can make up to $75-80 an hour.
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Old December 10th, 2008, 10:35 PM   #5
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this is true on the price range. i was maken 70 an hour last season.
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no you werent
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lots of money to be made. if you know what your doing. cannt jsut jump into it. lots of problems can fall into that loop. do you have insurance for plowing. know how to price charge for lot or drive.....


dont get in over your head. seen it done a few times and a buddy got royal screwed by not having any insurance


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thats a badass truck for the price.
I have been doing it for years for my fathers company, but I just bought out another business this year and goin off on my own. I took official ownership yesterday and my insurance will go into effect tomorrow. As for pricing I have all records of the company for the last 3 years and pretty much stuck to the previous years pricing, aside from a few I bumped up.

Right now I have about 20 residentials (including Zetterberg ) and 10 commercials. Currently I am doin it all with the same truck, but once we get some heavier snows I will be sending out a couple guys with my jeep to clear walks with snowblowers/shovels

I also have 3 uncles who also have their own snow companies and will gladly use me if I am up to it when I clear my stuff (one is actually taking care of an account for me now that is just too far from the rest of mine)

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