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new shirts and hats this year..

Discussion in 'General Industry Discussions' started by fga, Mar 5, 2006.

  1. fga

    fga LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,449

    thanks, came up with this 8 years ago. wheni went to the county clerks office, i was thinking, "do i really have to look through all these books to see if anyone else has my name?"
    you should have heard some of the bombs i was brainstorming..:clapping: :) :hammerhead:

    but if i am home to answer the phone, its something like,:
    " hi, this is adam of full green ahead, what can i do for you?".. then ofcourse i get from the older folk, HUH? what? whoodie whatty? is...is adam there?
  2. fga

    fga LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,449

    that was favorite color combo on the convertible vette! nice green, with a tan rag top (drool)
  3. miacharger

    miacharger LawnSite Member
    Posts: 68

    I have never found a color that doesn't show sweat, what style shirts do you use. collared t-shirt , long sleeve, short sleeve, sleeveless shirts? When we hired US born guys they always wanted T-shirts or sleeveless, the imported guys from down south always preferred the long sleeve shirts. Funny they didn't seem to sweat as much. I always wore the grey or blue collared shirts and tried to get in air conditioning as much as possible. Love your business name though!
  4. Lux Lawn

    Lux Lawn LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,267

    Looks good I like the colors, just make sure I get mine.I'll send you my address later.:clapping:
  5. fga

    fga LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,449

    s/s t's. its just a given that immigrant workers fair better in the heat. my guy will guzzle "aqua", but never look like he is busting a sweat... however, my nose tells me different.
  6. fga

    fga LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,449

    i'll do one better, and hire ya.. then i can kick back like so many of you guys do.. and actually go on a vacation (daydream).
  7. Envy Lawn Service

    Envy Lawn Service LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 11,062

    I tried yellow cotton tees.... what a mess!

    After one day in the field they looked like a yellow and green dalmation.
    Grass stains that would not lift.

    What yellow shirts are you having luck with?
  8. Trinity Lawn Care  LLC

    Trinity Lawn Care LLC LawnSite Senior Member
    from NJ
    Posts: 946

    I like it. Looks sharp.
  9. Freddy_Kruger

    Freddy_Kruger LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,064

    Black and Yellow are my colours too(for window cleaning), Navy blue and brown is boring to my eye, sorry.
  10. Envy Lawn Service

    Envy Lawn Service LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 11,062

    Down here you would bake with anything black on.
    Here you have to wear light or bright colors... otherwise you roast in them.

    Red has been a good color for me. Cool because it is bright and dark enough not to show so much filth. The bright Lesco/Athletic/Irish/Shamrock/Varsity green is good too. Not as cool as red, but bearable.

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