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landscaping for dirty jobs show

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by CAG, Nov 7, 2006.

  1. CAG

    CAG LawnSite Senior Member
    from ct
    Messages: 344

    after blowing and sucking fairly dry leaf's today i told a worker of mine that i think us landscapers deserve a spot in the show dirty jobs.. were not up on the top of the list because their is some crazy stuff on their, but what do u guys think!! o then one guy reminds me of when we are power raking yard's and get the heavy coat of dirt on our faces the sweat turns it to mud.lol.
  2. topsites

    topsites LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 21,653

    Some of my favorite video clips would be:

    Unloading at the landfill, too bad you can't include the smell, almost nothing beats that.

    Lawn gagging (think spring pollen).

    Having a freshly loaded grease gun break or fall apart on you.

    Leaving the gas cap open on the backpack blower after fueling it up, also getting a good shot of fuel in the face.

    Most anything involving unforeseen mud and a 300+ pound lawnmower.

    I'm sure there's tons more.
  3. Chop Stuff Up

    Chop Stuff Up LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 457

    dog poo
  4. prostriper

    prostriper LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 336

    Running sod compares with alot of jobs on there. Especially in the rain.
  5. sheshovel

    sheshovel LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,112

    I don't know, but I sure would get dirty for Mike Rowe any day!
  6. MOW ED

    MOW ED LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,028

    String trimming a pile of german shepherd turds on a hot summer day with your mouth open!;)
  7. prizeprop

    prizeprop LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 822

    :laugh: :laugh: :laugh:
  8. Raven386

    Raven386 LawnSite Silver Member
    from CT
    Messages: 2,169

    id quit. and start working behind a desk.
  9. DBL

    DBL LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,219

    send them an email and see what they say
  10. Total.Lawn.Care

    Total.Lawn.Care LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 840

    No you wouldn't. I work behind a desk and I would rather have to find ways to avoid dog poo than stay here behind this desk and away from the sun and outdoors anyday!!!!!:cool2: :cool2:

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