View Full Version : Clean-ups in the Wind

03-16-2006, 10:10 AM
How many of you actually do Spring clean-ups when its windy 10-20mph? I can work with the wind if its around 10 mph and one directional but 15+ with 30 mph gusts not happening. Any of you have certain techniques you use when its really windy?

MJM landscaping
03-16-2006, 10:26 AM
Works good when the wind blows leaves into neighbors yards. Then they call for a clean up.:laugh:

03-16-2006, 04:56 PM
That's why I only use backpack blowers. So much more flexible than a push model. You can fight the wind with a backpack. With a push blower you just have to take it until the wind stops and then back up and redo the last 20'. As far as working in the wind, A day without work is a day without income.

03-16-2006, 06:48 PM
Rakes, backpacks on half throttles and the Lazer to suck them up. When its really windy I just give up.