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Hurricane all next week.

Discussion in 'Florida Lawn Care Forum' started by williams lcm, Aug 29, 2019.

  1. Keith4216

    Keith4216 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 102

    Send it up my way. Never want anyone hurt or put out but storms are great money. Board em up. Clean em up. Unboard em. $$$$$$
  2. RussellB

    RussellB LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 17,964

    Have you recovered from the storm last year? That was horrific.
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  3. RussellB

    RussellB LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 17,964

    Tough to keep food cold w/out ice. (of course if you have a generator and fuel).
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  4. Charles

    Charles Moderator, Friend, Angel
    Messages: 11,810

    Been a long time since SC has had a catastrophic type Hurricane. Watch a video on what Hurricane Michael did to Mexico city in Fla. That could not have been good for the lawn care business
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  5. Steve

    Steve LawnSite Bronze Member
    Male, from NE FL
    Messages: 1,709

    I honestly thought we were going to get the brunt of it here in Jax, but its a lot south. However, we are going to get tons of rain. Looks like I will mow Monday, Tues will be questionable, and looks like Wed & Thurs will be out of the question.
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  6. MowDaddy

    MowDaddy LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,712

    Canned food needs no refrigeration.
    Spam, sardines, soups, beans, dry goods, jugs of water etc.
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  7. Burnie

    Burnie LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 284

    I have a generator, and lots of propane, not a problem for us. :rolleyes:
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  8. sjessen

    sjessen LawnSite Fanatic
    Male, from Knoxville, Tn
    Messages: 23,179

    You might be spared. Latest models shows it heading up the coast. Jax is in the path.
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  9. KUMA01

    KUMA01 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,221

    Can you make any money in clean ups?? Is it primarily palm type trees down there or is there other various trees?
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  10. ShowCaseLawnCare

    ShowCaseLawnCare LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 574

    Yes you can make Money in clean ups, trees, stumps, debris. All the roofers are lined up and waiting for roof jobs. People will come from northern states down here for months making money. Of course it depends on how bad it is.
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