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Old 10-14-2013, 11:57 PM
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I couldn't even buy the materials for 600.00
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Old 10-15-2013, 09:45 PM
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I couldn't even buy the materials for 600.00
We finished today putting on mps, but one valve wouldn't turn on Replaced the entire top still failed. Then we realized we made an error forgot to clean pinhole in bottom part, it was clogged. 4manhrs down the drain.
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Old 10-16-2013, 09:16 PM
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The big machine finished knocking down the 4 homes across from our shop. They wasted no time the lot is full
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Old 10-16-2013, 10:31 PM
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I must ask, where are your wye strainer and ball valve? And what is the capped leg coming off of down stream side of the D/C?
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Old 10-17-2013, 06:59 PM
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I must ask, where are your wye strainer and ball valve? And what is the capped leg coming off of down stream side of the D/C?
On off valve is in front of backcheck just out of view, and that stub out is for future valve. By mistake wehooked to a dry supply line then all hell broke loose in moving things. The BC had tb moved.
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Old 10-21-2013, 08:02 PM
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I got the sod down on the property with the $600 irrigation system, just one problem I forgot the rain sensor. The rain is coming down big time, ,another cold front.
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Old 10-29-2013, 08:46 PM
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Whoa!

This KRBS is really big this year and has a purple color to the tips. I need to find some new kind of blades. I get a nice clean cut if I go backwards.
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Old 10-30-2013, 04:46 PM
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Could not buy rain two years ago, some thought it would never rain. Now we are getting a rain about every other week.

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One of our biggest customers wanted to expand one area and it hydroseeded. We tried and tried to get em to put temporary watering in but they rolled the dice. Only got about 25% covered and mainly in sun area. So they cut out some trees and hope seed will come up. I threw out some rye today so they won't be disappointed.
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Old 10-30-2013, 09:40 PM
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Our flower beds versus the big company.

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When the condo people drive out they would see our flowers just across
the road. We have worked these beds hard hoping somebody notices.

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This big company is landscaping a very big apartment complex across from
one of our other condo complex. Obvious they will get to do the maintenance because that is only way they will warrant the plants. So they get larger and larger.
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Old 10-31-2013, 06:35 PM
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Lawn guy pulled up next to me had coated half his truck.

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Never can get tarp positioned on trailer so water will drain off. Got the frame off old
boat cover and put it up for this trailer. Total cost $150 and it won't be taxed.
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