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Has the high heat in the northeast, cut your days short?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by General Grounds, Aug 2, 2006.

  1. General Grounds

    General Grounds LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 902

    :dizzy: its been stupid hot from tuesday and were expecting one more day, myself and a few friends in the business let there guys go home by 12, anyone else let the boys go home early? i saw guys still mowing 7pm wednesday, not sure how they did it, my guys were soaked by 9:30 tuesday and wednesday. tony
  2. CrewCutEnterprises

    CrewCutEnterprises LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 898

    I let them off today at 3, cuz it was hot
  3. J&R Landscaping

    J&R Landscaping LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,095

    I was out early this morning and worked till 2. I took off from 2 til 4 and then went back out and worked from 4 to about 7-730ish.
  4. jt5019

    jt5019 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,432

    We have been trying to work until noon so we don't get too far behind. Today was just too hot,didn't even bother working. I'm hoping to get a few in tomorrow morning but its supposed to be very hot again.
  5. AintNoFun

    AintNoFun LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,807

    my guys have been working till like 3 or 4, they are just pushing threw the week so they can have the weekend off..
  6. Green-Pro

    Green-Pro LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,420

    We have been starting early also and getting back to the shop around 2. Cool front is on its way though :)
  7. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 9,501

    1:30 - 2:00 and that is it
  8. WJW Lawn

    WJW Lawn LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,330

    I heard a lady died at a Red Sox game the other day. Ummm...thats really bad! Its crazy hot down here too....it's hard to get in a days work...just too dangerous.

    THEGOLDPRO LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,222

    yeah i went to the casino yesterday, and im gonna do like an hour or so of roto tilling today.
  10. mole

    mole LawnSite Member
    Messages: 199

    yep same here in buffalo but it's rained every night, the grass is as green as spring. wierd year havn't had a drive by yet. usually by know i would be just driving around looking at burnt out grass.

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