look i found a sidewalk!

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by topdog, Mar 2, 2006.

  1. MMLawn

    MMLawn LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,569

    Man as bad as that sidewalk looks, I'd have told you to cover it back up :laugh:
  2. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,163

    I thought a sidewalk is city property and is there responsibility to keep it functional. Oh well, you did a really nice job on it and it gave you some business! Nice job!
  3. topdog

    topdog LawnSite Member
    from indiana
    Messages: 205

    here are some more pics from today's cleaning out the landscape beds from same place as sidewalk. they are supposed to let me know on monday if they can afford mulch.

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  4. topdog

    topdog LawnSite Member
    from indiana
    Messages: 205

    this is how much stuff i had to cut out and haul off today. b.t.w...i spoke with there staff today about trying to get the city to take care of those sidewalks. specialy since it's a day care center.

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  5. sheshovel

    sheshovel LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,112

    So where's your "after pics"this kinda stuff should go into your portfolio ya know
  6. topdog

    topdog LawnSite Member
    from indiana
    Messages: 205

    two things one my new camera only holds 9 pics...( found out today). gotta get a bigger memory card, and waiting to see if i can put mulch down. or i know i will get slammed on here...hehe. i was there for about 5 hours today.
  7. AintNoFun

    AintNoFun LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,807

    its funny around here they say its city problem untill it needs to be repaired or someone falls, then its our problem..

  8. zim bob the landscaper

    zim bob the landscaper LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,706

    looks good nice job looks like u need a dump insert. i hate the city they never clean our side walks when theres snow on the or anything.
  9. topdog

    topdog LawnSite Member
    from indiana
    Messages: 205

    ya, i hope i can get a dump trailer someday, but first i want to get another truck. one good thing is we have a little john deere tractor 410 with a front bucket goes right on the trailer, so it made quick work of unloading.
  10. topdog

    topdog LawnSite Member
    from indiana
    Messages: 205

    ok, here are a few after pics i toke today. i went back and pulled & dug up weeds for about 2.5 hours (give or take wasn't in big hurry on saturday).
    hopefully they can afford mulch, so this will look a lot better. total time spent around 10 hours by myself. i can't spend too much time cause i will start next week on there other day care center that is in about the same shape. they are on a monthly maint plan with me, so trying to budget time spent with each property(plus takeing a loss on clean ups the first month), but at same time make them look right for me to have my truck sitting there. be gentle with me on the reviews, i have about 15 more properties of theres to whip in to shape.

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