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Love stripes, but lets talk edges....

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by Greyst1, Jun 17, 2013.

  1. Greyst1

    Greyst1 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 897

    Alright guys, we all know stripes are king on LS but lets take it up a notch. Lets see them edges.... Bed edges, crete edges, etc....

    Here is one of a recent mulch install i did

    FYI, the image loader on LS sucks big time so i had to crop it down. Hope it didn't reduce the pic quality.

  2. Exact Rototilling

    Exact Rototilling LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 5,354

    Along for the ride on this thread. Tons of hideous scalped to zero, moss clinging to life with a thin edge of soil protruding over the concrete edge....in my service areas.
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  3. Exmarkboy13

    Exmarkboy13 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 507

    heres two. Ill take some tommorow


    photo 1 copy 3.jpg
  4. LandFakers

    LandFakers LawnSite Fanatic
    from CT
    Posts: 6,227

    I suck at edging onto hard surfaces, then again I only use a string trimmer. Better leave the pics to the pros
  5. blk90s13

    blk90s13 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,452

    I think I do ok ? using a trimmer only

  6. Arena landscaping

    Arena landscaping LawnSite Senior Member
    from wayne
    Posts: 371

    looks good i thing a trimmer does better than an edger sometimes
  7. Exact Rototilling

    Exact Rototilling LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 5,354

    I really only use a blade edger to establish an edge or make a clean edge in the spring. I always clean out the fresh cut edge with the string trimmer flipped vertically and walk backwards.
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  8. KG26

    KG26 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 134


    Please excuse the clippings.
  9. J Dawg

    J Dawg LawnSite Member
    Posts: 70

    Some of my work from today. I use a husqvarna 125e stick edger for all the edging.

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  10. Greyst1

    Greyst1 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 897

    Looks good guys, keep them pics coming.

    To me i think bed edges really separate the men from the boys in landscaping.

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