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Discussion in 'Landscape Maintenance' started by willgro89, Jun 21, 2010.
What is the best and quickest way to get the leaves on a trailer with out a leaf vac. Thanks
Tarp them and carry them on the trailer like a Santa Clause sack and dump them onto a larger tarp laying on the floor of the trailer...when you get to the dump just pull the tarp that is under the leaves to get them all off...if there is a ton of leaves you will want to go something like tarp,leaves,tarp,leaves etc...so you can pull off a more manageable amount of weight at a time.
That is positively the fastest way of doing it - short of having something to tie on to. The layering thing definitely works the best. Then, when your done. you have minimal sweeping to do. Myself, I always used a pitchfork and pushed decent sized bites out of the pile, but that's not as efficient.
For sure the tarp set up..
Easiest way to get them off if you don't have a dump bed is the load handler,just put the handle on and crank them off,works even when they are wet.Tarp them on,crank them off,bought it for $170 from a sponsor on LS.