Gardening can be at its peak, but don’t forget some of those quiet categories that pull down profits.
Be sure to support your product line with information and a well-educated staff. You want to sell the entire project, encourage other projects, and be the answer to the questions for those projects.
|Project||Tools, Services to do the Job|
|Raking the Leaves||Rakes, Tarps, Wheelbarrows, Leave Blowers|
|Winterizing the Home||Caulk, Weather Stripping, Foam insulation, Rope Caulk, Door Shoes, Door Sweeps|
|Maintaining Outdoor Power Equipment||Replacement parts, Rental, Repair Services|
|Pruning Trees and Shrubs||Tree saws, chain saws, pruners|
|Cleaning out the Gutters||Gloves, Ladder, Bags|
|Painting||Paint, Paint brushes, Tape, Tarps, Paint Trays, Rollers|
|Staining the Deck||Stain, Brushes|
|Pest Proofing||Insecticides, Mouse traps|
|Cooking out||Grills, Grill accessories, Recreational products like Frisbees and footballs|
|Prepping Back to School||Pencils, Paper, Binders, File Cabinets|