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Plowz and Mowz phone app brings landscapers and plows to homes within minutesSubmitted: 02/26/2020
Maya Reese
Maya Reese
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Plowz and Mowz phone app brings landscapers and plows to homes within minutes
RHINELANDER - The Northwoods is no stranger to heavy snow storms, but imagine having your driveways and sidewalks cleared - without ever having to touch a shovel.

A new app called Plowz and Mowz could make that dream a reality. The phone app includes nearly 8,000 landscapers available at the touch of a finger. 

Similar to Uber, users can request services and within minutes they'll have a snow, lawn, or landscaping expert at their home. Co-founder Wills Mahoney says the best part of their app is the flexibility it gives to all users.

"Customers love it, they love not having a contract. They love the flexibility of it," says Mahoney. "We go a step further, we even have 24/7 customer service so if there's ever an issue, we're always a phone call away."

The app started in bigger Wisconsin markets like Green Bay and Madison, but it is making its way to smaller areas like the Northwoods.

Mahoney says Plowz and Mowz moves so quickly due to the homes being assigned within a plowing company's typical routes.

"For snow plowing, a customer can say 'Hey, I need a job as soon as possible,' we get jobs done in as little as 10 minutes and that's just unheard of in the industry," says Mahoney. "Obviously, the flexibility is a big winner for a lot of our customers."


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