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uniforms what do you wear?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by joshua, Mar 8, 2001.

  1. joshua

    joshua LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,226

    i have my company wear jeans always. t-shirt, long sleeve t-shirt, and sweatshirt. all with my company name and phone #. how about you guys?
  2. GREG R

    GREG R LawnSite Member
    Messages: 105

    We do the same thing except no phone #
    on the shirts, really don't see a need for
    the phone #to be on the shirts, it is on all other advertizing.
    crew wears jeans (shorts or long pants)
    I wear tan pants to set me apart from the crews.
    Sometimes that not a good thing.
  3. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,497

    Jeans and embroidered company shirt. Creme color with forest green collars and sleeve bands. During the hot weather we wear Kacky colored shorts or a somewhat darker or medium green canvas type shorts - cargo style.
  4. joshua

    joshua LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,226

    greg and runner you guys have never hit yourself in the leg with i trimmer in shorts? i know thats why i stay with the jeans. plus i hate the feeling of grass on my legs.
  5. 1MajorTom

    1MajorTom Former Moderator
    Messages: 6,073

    I think comfort should be a major factor in choosing what you wear.

    For us, long sleeves are just too hot. And jeans just do not seem to give and move as easy as khakis.

    So it is t-shirts with our names on them and khakis for Matt, shorts for me.
  6. CommercialCuts

    CommercialCuts LawnSite Member
    from Mo
    Messages: 37

    Company Name and persons name, light green with dark green stripes. Shorts or jeans, must be clean, no religious wear.
  7. GREG R

    GREG R LawnSite Member
    Messages: 105

    Nope...can't say I have ever hit myself with the
    weed whipper but have caught a stone or two in the
    legs but not very often. We also wear work boots 6" or 8" high, and steel toed
    Some people don't like them but its a safety thing with
    Shorts are just alot cooler!
  8. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,497

    Once in a while. Try W.E.Chapps. They have these great chaps - easy on easy off with velcro. Padded shin protectors and keeps your legs AND shoes clean from grass.

    OBRYANMAINT LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 555

    jeans and embroiderd polo ...sometimes we wear shorts but prefer long pants for the protection
  10. GreenQuest Lawn

    GreenQuest Lawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 822

    Your legs get used to the dings and dents from flying debris. Unless of course its lava rock. OUCH! We wear shorts (when its warm enough) Black jeans (when its cold) Grey shirts with company name. and in the cold the forest green car-hart coat with our name. and of course we have long sleeve shirts for pest. apps.

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