Who wears shorts or pants

Discussion in 'Industry Surveys & Polls' started by 944own, Feb 2, 2011.

  1. tallrick

    tallrick LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 682

    Shorts make no sense if you are climbing in a machine to service parts. My legs get hotter when exposed to the sun than when in pants so I only wear pants. I can see the value of sleeveless shirts if it is hot and you are not working in the sun. Since I do not own shorts it is always pants/jeans for me.
  2. Ben's Landscape

    Ben's Landscape LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,438

    I only wear dickies work pants when i work. I find them very comfortable and durable.
  3. exmark user

    exmark user LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 460

    rocky boots ( i hate steel toes ) no just plain rockies , carhartt kakhi colored jeans and a polo with my logo.
  4. andyslawncare

    andyslawncare LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 812

    It is in our company policy to wear boots. We prefer steel toed boots. Personally, I don't care if someone wears shorts or jeans, but it must be of sturdy material---I don't want an employee whining to go home early because they ripped their pants. I wear jeans year round, don't care how hot it gets-my shins are protected, and dirt goes on the clothes and not my body.
  5. Guzzo856

    Guzzo856 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 295

    i wear tan BDU tactical pants and a long sleeve or short sleeve shirt during most of the summer. long pants dont bother me. I also wear wolverine 8 ins boots
  6. Ben's Landscape

    Ben's Landscape LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,438

    I know i replyed about the pants. as far as shoes go. I wear Redwing 8 inch non insulated steel toes in the spring and summer. Have to say they are the most comfortable boots ive worn. For the winter i wear 8 inch insulated non steal toes redwings also

    KFLAWN LawnSite Member
    from Mi
    Posts: 228

    shorts everyday. sometimes long socks if im going to be weed wackin
  8. 944own

    944own LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,160

    did you say if you were gonna be wackin.lol
  9. Jims Lawncare

    Jims Lawncare LawnSite Member
    Posts: 68

    T-shirt, Carpenter shorts and Timberland steel toe boots, but I bring a pair of sweat pants to throw on if I need to weed eat anything.
  10. Guzzo856

    Guzzo856 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 295

    idk how guys can get used to wearing shorts, Well i do have really hairy legs and i dont like getting grass in it lol

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