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View Poll Results: Work all year or take Winters off
Work all year 80 54.05%
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Old 01-29-2007, 01:24 AM
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Work all year or Winters off

I was wondering would you guys work all year if you lived where you could work all year mowing. Or would you rather not mow in the winter?
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Old 01-29-2007, 07:39 AM
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we work all year hear and wouldn't have it any other way. Revenue is down usually around 10-15% in the months of January and February so it gives us a little relaxation time. We are only working 40 hours weeks during those two months, so it really leaves me feeling like vacation.
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Old 01-29-2007, 11:50 AM
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If it snows I work, if not I'm on vacation
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Old 01-30-2007, 01:08 PM
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I work all season doing the landscape thing. Winter I technically consider the "off" season, but I plow snow, so I still work
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Old 01-30-2007, 01:24 PM
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Sometimes I'm off, sometimes not, depends on the weather here in OK, but one thing's for sure, the grass doesn't grow
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Old 02-03-2007, 05:52 PM
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It depends on where you live, if you live in the south or south east then yes you can work all year long. I live in the midwest where its pretty cold most of winter and we never seem to get much snow if any so there is not much to do. I used to do snow removal years ago but then things changed do to global warming I guess and now we never get any snow these day's that amount to much.
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Old 02-03-2007, 08:21 PM
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gotta love Florida
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Old 02-03-2007, 09:14 PM
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I have a floor care business also so I work year round, twice as much during mowing season.
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Old 02-04-2007, 07:20 AM
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Have full time year round job. Spring/summer/fall do lawn maintenance.
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Old 03-17-2007, 03:35 PM
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Year round ,winter months I stay busy pushing snow for a buddy's ground maintenance co. using his equipment and cutting meat in a local butcher shop.
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