Looks like I will b mowing on a three week cycle

Discussion in 'Florida Lawn Care Forum' started by williams lcm, Jan 5, 2012.

  1. williams lcm

    williams lcm LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Between the frost and the last 2 nights below freezing in my area. I will most likely be mowing every three weeks. I drove by some today but did not need cutting. My cutting week. All shrubs are trimmed neatly, no leaves on driveway basically nothing to do. I guess I will keep on driving. How are the lawns looking in your area? I have seen some guys cutting when they don't look like they need cutting. I guess they are just trying to make noise to look like something is being done. I drove buy other lco houses and their trucks are parked. I guess they are inside watching tv or sleeping.
     
  2. unkownfl

    unkownfl LawnSite Gold Member
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    i cut a few today that didn't need cutting but I'm going away to NYC next two weeks.
     
  3. stickleylawncare

    stickleylawncare LawnSite Member
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    Got back from a two week Xmas/New Years break and most of the annual customers didnt need cutting, mostly just picking up fallen fronds and a bit of blowing leaves off of things. Will start removing them as they fall more heavily.
     
  4. BCboy

    BCboy LawnSite Member
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    You guy are lucky to be able to work at yard maintenance most of the year.
    Up here (Canada) we work about 8 months (March-Nov) but we make enough to sit the rest of the year.
     
  5. justanotherlawnguy

    justanotherlawnguy LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Everybody's on 3 weeks!!!!! Finally
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  6. That's what I'm sayin!!
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  7. jvanvliet

    jvanvliet LawnSite Gold Member
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    No frost, no freeze, still cutting every two weeks.
     
  8. williams lcm

    williams lcm LawnSite Bronze Member
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    I love the smell of cut grass year round. They say it helps promote positive mood. I dont know if this is true. I know what it is like to be up north with the snow. Especially Canada. You can have it. I hate the cold and don't like to shovel. I rather to be in a t-shirt and shorts most of the year.
     
  9. Patriot Services

    Patriot Services LawnSite Fanatic
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    Checking on yards right now. No growth and browning turf. Winter annuals still look ok. Tampa hasn't had a real freeze yet. Still waiting for the acorns to drop. That storm they are predicting for next week should be interesting.
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  10. williams lcm

    williams lcm LawnSite Bronze Member
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    What storm do we have next week? have not heard anything
     

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