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Hey guys, Im just getting done work for the day. I feel like im wasting half the day by finishing at 3 pm. Do you guys work the same hours every day or do you just work until you done for the day what ever time that might be?
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I work until the job os done but like you thay time is often in the middle of the days and im left wondering what i sjould do now
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I work until the job os done but like you thay time is often in the middle of the days and im left wondering what i sjould do now
Same here some days its noon other days its 6 pm .when done early i normally do office stuff till the wife gets home and also search forums for interesting tips ,and of course always stop by the mower store if done early to look and dream
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Same here some days its noon other days its 6 pm .when done early i normally do office stuff till the wife gets home and also search forums for interesting tips ,and of course always stop by the mower store if done early to look and dream
Thats exactly what I do too haha I just feel like Im wasting time but I know that would mess my schedule up.
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Depends on what we are doing, tomorrow is a big excavation job, we will be on the site 8 to 8 with an excavator, backhoe, loader and two additional staff using brush saws, the client can afford 12 hours so we will stop at 8 or so. It's a very long day, up at 5, bed by 11 if I am lucky.

Most days are 8 to 6
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Depends on what we are doing, tomorrow is a big excavation job, we will be on the site 8 to 8 with an excavator, backhoe, loader and two additional staff using brush saws, the client can afford 12 hours so we will stop at 8 or so. It's a very long day, up at 5, bed by 11 if I am lucky.

Most days are 8 to 6
How come you start at 8? I never know what a good time to start is.
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Sheesh. My wife celebrates any night we eat dinner before 8pm.
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How come you start at 8? I never know what a good time to start is.
Local By-Laws, I would start at 7 if we could and stop earlier in the day, that would be a dream, we do meet at 6:30 to 7 for coffee etc.
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Local By-Laws, I would start at 7 if we could and stop earlier in the day, that would be a dream, we do meet at 6:30 to 7 for coffee etc.
I find that if I start mowing early, I'm limited on productivity..because the dew on the grass kills my belt drive walk behind...need to look into a hydro unit. Most mornings I try and start the day with equipment maintenance to get me to 9 or so..i find myself hitting snooze though lately and sending my guy a text tellin him to pull weeds and such around my house until I get out
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Local By-Laws, I would start at 7 if we could and stop earlier in the day, that would be a dream, we do meet at 6:30 to 7 for coffee etc.
Thats intresting I have never herd of that. What is the reasoning behind that bylaw? I usually start at 7: 00 or 7: 30 and go untill im done.
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