Florida LCO's that are still working

Discussion in 'Network: South' started by The Ripper, Dec 18, 2005.

  1. The Ripper

    The Ripper LawnSite Member
    Messages: 132

    I am so surprised that there are not more members from Florida on this site. There are probably ten thousand guys mowing just in Centrsl Florida alone. Well unlike everyone else in the country we are still mowing here and going strong. Anbody else in the same boat?
  2. work_it

    work_it LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 976

    Nope, not mowing. Just finished up a leaf removal a couple hours ago and have enough work to keep me going through most of January. I would much rather be snow plowing, but can't complain too much since I'm still making money.
  3. Rich's LS

    Rich's LS LawnSite Member
    Messages: 96

    Still cutting here... We are on a everyother week though....
  4. Cut-Rite2

    Cut-Rite2 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 74

    It's a little colder here in Lake County. I guess that's why none of my lawns have needed cutting in a month.
  5. miacharger

    miacharger LawnSite Member
    Messages: 68

    In south florida we can go for months without rain, so unless they irrigate there's no grass to cut. There's still a lot of hurricane repair and cleanup to do though. Of course I am in Hendry county which isn't exactly central florida.
  6. South Florida Lawns

    South Florida Lawns LawnSite Platinum Member
    from usa
    Messages: 4,784

    I have been wondering the same thing.

    You would expect this site to be mostly composed of guys from Florida, seeing every other guy down here has a lawn company.

    I have this week off, but I shure bust my butt last week.
  7. A Leaf Above

    A Leaf Above LawnSite Member
    Messages: 223

    Stiill cutting here but on a 10-14 day schedule depending on property..Landscaping is usually the ticket this time of year , at least for
    me it is .. As for the hurricane cleanup , there is still alot of it .
  8. Landscape25

    Landscape25 LawnSite Member
    from Florida
    Messages: 199

    Hey Leaf I am in Palm Beach County. I am so slow it isn't funny, but I am only in my second year.
  9. A Leaf Above

    A Leaf Above LawnSite Member
    Messages: 223

    Only your second year ..Dont worry . One day out of know where you pick up 3 customers , the 2 more the next day , then 3 more week after ..IT WILL GET BETTER !!! Get on your customers to get trimming done or what ever the property needs .....
  10. Landscape25

    Landscape25 LawnSite Member
    from Florida
    Messages: 199

    I don't mow lawns so I guess that makes it harder. I do design, installation, and bed maintenance. You are saying there is light at the end of this tunnel?

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