how many of you.....

Discussion in 'General Industry Discussions' started by outcold00, Apr 9, 2007.

  1. outcold00

    outcold00 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 31

    prepare food at home for lunch for yourself, and how many go to like a wawa, or for people who dont know what a wawa is, like a subway, to get lunch for you, or you and your men? do you pay for lunch for your men or not? just wondering thx
  2. Drew Gemma

    Drew Gemma LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,508

    pack lunch work through lunch eat while we drive if were doing something other than mowing we take a lunch break.
  3. Jake's Lawn Service

    Jake's Lawn Service LawnSite Member
    Messages: 127

    I usually pack a lunch, otherwise it will get expensive if your buyin 5 or 6 $ lunches 5 days a week
  4. AL Inc

    AL Inc LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,209

    I ask my men to bring lunch every day. I will stop for something for myself or stop home to eat. I will buy lunch for them on some Saturdays, usually pizza or Chinese.
  5. prizeprop

    prizeprop LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 822

    When I work with my guys, I bring lunch.Usually a can of cold Chef Boyardee.My guys laugh and call me a cheep skate.
  6. Bueller

    Bueller LawnSite Member
    Messages: 21

    It can get a little expensive, but I am solo, and think about how many times that you have picked up an extra clean up while waiting for your sandwich, cuz someone saw your truck in the lot.
  7. dcondon

    dcondon LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,246

    We will do the same thing by eating from job to job. Sure saves a lot of time and money.
  8. nmez21

    nmez21 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 712

    PHEW! I hope you guys don't work on sundays :rolleyes: .
  9. RedWingsDet

    RedWingsDet LawnSite Gold Member
    from Detroit
    Messages: 3,556

    Pack a lunch. Depending on the area we are in, there maynot be any fast food places, only high class places. PLUS I dont want to go somewhere new where the crew has never been, only because everyones stomach acts different, I dont want them getting sick, or FARTING the ENTIRE rest of the day. So they pack a lunch since its cheaper, eaiser, and they make what they want, so obvisouly, hopefully they wouldnt make themselves sick.
  10. topsites

    topsites LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 21,653

    The only consideration I have for packing lunch is money, but I usually don't.
    Wawa / Sheetz, Subway, McD's and Tacobell's dollar stuff, but I also like the mom & pop places.

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