Year-Round Tree Service & Landscaping Business

Franklin County, MO (Relocatable)

Tree Services
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Asking Price: $245,000

Cash Flow: $124,000

Gross Revenue: $242,000

EBITDA: N/A

FF&E: $25,000

Inventory: N/A

Established: 1998

Year-Round Tree Service & Landscaping Business

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Business Description

This tree service business provides a range of traditional tree and landscaping services for both residential and commercial customers. In business for over 20 years, this business offers tree removal, tree trimming & pruning, storm damage removal, stump grinding, tree clearing, lawn mowing, lawn aeration, lawn over-seeding, lawn fertilizing, weed control, landscaping, lawn & bed edging, mulching, bed removals, plants & shrubs, and retaining walls. Other services include larger commercial projects involving heavier equipment, such as bobcats, trenching, clearing, and digging.

Detailed Information

Location:
Franklin County, MO
Inventory:
Included in asking price
Employees:
4
Furniture, Fixtures, & Equipment (FF&E):
Included in asking price
Facilities:
Business sale includes two wood chipping machines. Wood chips and mulch are currently discarded, but could be re-purposed and sold as an additional revenue stream. (Home Based)
Competition:
There is very little competition in this area. This business has relied on it’s reputation and word-of-mouth. There is excellent opportunity to increase social media awareness and interaction by educating the public and sharing capabilities (event pics & videos) where currently very little effort is spent and could be established as a low-cost or no-cost marketing campaign. Additionally, commercial contracts, such as schools, churches, and non-profit organizations, could be more aggressively targeted. Another recommended approach is to leverage strategic partnerships within the industry to become a trusted and valued service provider. The most common reasons given by people who use this type of service are: • 86% The ability to enjoy the outside space. • 77% A sense of personal pride. • 69% Having an outdoor entertainment area. Marketability Highlights: • Well-established Customer Base • MODOT “Speed-Dial” • Experienced Team • Year-round Services • Enjoyment of the Outdoors • Pride in Your Work
Growth & Expansion:
This business opportunity would be an excellent revenue stream to expand into this market segment or to offer complimentary services, such as a roofing company that must manage overhanging trees or a concrete company that repairs driveways and sidewalks from tree root damage. Being able to offer expanded services or complimentary services is an excellent way to present added-value and benefits beyond those currently provided by direct competitors. Additional inspiration for extended and expanded services may be realized through other services and sectors as noted below: NAICS: 561730 – Landscaping Services This industry comprises of establishments primarily engaged in providing landscaping care and maintenance services and/or installing trees, shrubs, plants, lawns, or gardens and establishments primarily engaged in providing these services along with the design of landscape plans and/or the construction (i.e. installation) of walkways, retaining walls, decks, fences, ponds, and similar structures. SIC: 0783 – Ornamental Shrub and Tree Services Companies primarily engaged in performing a variety of shrub and tree services make up the ornamental shrub and tree services industry. Activities common to this industry include ornamental bush and tree planting, pruning, bracing, spraying, removal, and surgery. Tree trimming around utility lines also constitutes a significant share of industry revenues. Companies that perform lawn and garden installation and maintenance are described in SIC 0782: Lawn and Garden Services, and companies offering shrub and tree services for farm crops are included in SIC 0721: Crop Planting, Cultivating, and Protecting.
Support & Training:
Generally operates M-F 8am-5pm with hours as needed to accommodate client schedules and to work around inclement weather. Sales appointments and services are generally managed by appointments only, but there is flexibility for last minute calls and emergency service needs. Work crew's consist of 2-man teams with a pickup truck and equipment trailer. Teams are easy to scale and training is generally handled on the job. 4-weeks of Owner Training are included. Additional time for training is negotiable. 12-months of business consulting is included for FREE with any sale through our local business brokerage.
Reason for Selling:
Owner desires to retire and pursue other personal interests.
Home-Based:
This business is Home-Based
Business Website:
http://www.vrbusinessbrokers.com/Listing/Year-Round-Tree-Service-Business.aspx
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Jeff Kalil

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VR Gateway Business Brokers of St. Louis

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