Gas Meters

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by turf dog, Apr 11, 2006.

  1. turf dog

    turf dog LawnSite Member
    Messages: 108

    Anybody ever hit a gas meter and and knock it off? I did that today and it scared the crap out of me. The guy from the gas company pulls up and is smoking a cigarette in his truck. He was real cool about the whole thing.
  2. grassyfras

    grassyfras LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,472

    I had a customer do that once with a riding mower. They said the gas company acted like it was no big deal. I also had a neighbor have a terminiex guy drill a whole through the gas line and seemed to not care and just told the homeowner to just call the gas company.
  3. lawnboyri1

    lawnboyri1 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 23

    About 14 years ago, one of the guys I use to work with, ripped the meter off of the shop with a power rake.
  4. Brianslawn

    Brianslawn LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,004

    2 years ago. day after girl ran over backflow valve for sprinkler at diff house. it was a bad week. nothing major since.
  5. Brianslawn

    Brianslawn LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,004

    same here. no big deal as long as i paid for new meter.

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