How many of you work on Saturdays

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by Andrew S, May 18, 2003.

  1. Andrew S

    Andrew S LawnSite Member
    Posts: 150

    How many of you guys work Saturdays?
     
  2. goodbeus

    goodbeus LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 392

    I'm one unfortunaly:(
     
  3. Bigfoot

    Bigfoot LawnSite Member
    Posts: 167

    Work Saturdays to make up for lost time due to rain when needed.
     
  4. DanaMac

    DanaMac LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 13,156

    Only in April and May to get all the sprinkler start ups taken care of.
     
  5. Georgiehopper

    Georgiehopper LawnSite Member
    Posts: 187

    April, May, June work Saturdays and Sundays
     
  6. wriken

    wriken LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,154

    Try not to only to catch up, took sat off, working today from noon on.
     
  7. AL Inc

    AL Inc LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,218

    Unfortunately, we work most Saturdays. Usually I can get a few off during August and September, but that's about it. I really get run down working 6 days week! Got to take more time this year for myself.Mike
     
  8. LB Landscaping

    LB Landscaping LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Maine
    Posts: 1,309

    I work alot of Saturdays and some Sundays if need be.
     
  9. Doc Pete

    Doc Pete LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,469

    Yeah, me too, as need, then they slow way down.....
     
  10. 1MajorTom

    1MajorTom Senior Moderator
    Posts: 6,074

    April, May, and June Matt will work on Saturdays for a couple of reasons. One, if it rained during the week, then he will use Saturday to mow. Or else he uses Saturdays to schedule other type of work. Like yesterday, he installed a few beds, trimmed some hedges, planted a few plants, and laid down a few yards of stone for a one time customer. One time customers get scheduled for Saturdays.
     

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