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Old 08-27-2013, 09:06 PM
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Garden Center pics

I have the landscaping business, Townhouse Yards, but I also work part-time at a major garden center in my area. Mostly, I load cars with bagged items, but I also do heavy lifting of plants and benches, and I operate machines at the garden center. I thought I'd take some pics of what was onsite this past Sunday. There were two more pieces I couldn't get pictures of which was the parking lot sweeper and the mini roller. I don't operate the bobcats, but my manager hinted that evantually he would train me.
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Old 08-28-2013, 04:34 PM
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Bump please

The green carts we have are made by Taylor and Dunn. They are electric and we have about 20 on the main site.They seat two and have a large flatbed in the back
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Old 08-29-2013, 02:28 AM
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That forklift has seen better days.
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Old 08-29-2013, 01:42 PM
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Do you get a discount?
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Old 08-29-2013, 05:38 PM
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That forklift has seen better days.
It probably has. I think the place opened in 1971, so they are probably easily 30 years old.
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Old 08-29-2013, 05:39 PM
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Do you get a discount?
I do. It's great for mulch, topsoil, plants. It's nice to have.
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Old 08-29-2013, 06:28 PM
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Awesome, that would come in handy.
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Old 08-31-2013, 06:49 PM
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Awesome, that would come in handy.
It really does. I use their materials on most every job I do.
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Old 08-31-2013, 10:41 PM
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Except for that first job LOL
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Old 08-31-2013, 10:52 PM
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Except for that first job LOL
Yeah, that bad mistake. I learned my lesson and I'm shopping here for everything from now on.
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