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Poll what do you plow

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by theplowmeister, Sep 22, 2010.


Which do you plow

Poll closed Oct 22, 2010.
  1. Residential only

    8 vote(s)
  2. Commercial lots only

    20 vote(s)
  3. Mixture Residential and commercial

    32 vote(s)
  1. theplowmeister

    theplowmeister 2000 Club Member
    from MA
    Messages: 2,617


    Plow only residential
    Plow only commercial lots
    Plow both
    Last edited: Sep 22, 2010
  2. PTSolutions

    PTSolutions PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,537

    both, i think we'd go crazy if we only did driveways...
  3. MileHigh

    MileHigh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,827

    All Commercial.

    Never plowed a drive for money and never will...unless there was 50 right in a row.
  4. DareDog

    DareDog PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,438

    Residential only
  5. theplowmeister

    theplowmeister 2000 Club Member
    from MA
    Messages: 2,617

  6. cold_and_tired

    cold_and_tired PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,247

    Commercial only. Well, other than the 110 driveways I do for an HOA.
  7. MileHigh

    MileHigh PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,827

    I consider the HOA "commercial"
  8. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    we plow both....about 70% residentail and 30% commercial
  9. Young Pup

    Young Pup PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,522

    We plow both.
  10. forestfireguy

    forestfireguy PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,276

    We also consider HOA as commercial, we do commercial plowing, only residential work we do is tied into a commercial site, like the guy has a business in XYZ and his house is 3 blocks away, often the on ly way to plow his commercial lot is if you "throw in" the house. We have about 5 like this, plus the owners house, his mother in laws house etc........
  11. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,371

    I plow all residential driveways. Not much comercial work in my area unless you have a loader and a pusher.
  12. plowatnight

    plowatnight Senior Member
    from Mn
    Messages: 305

    I call myself a commercial operator, however I don't consider the 78 resi's in my HOA's commercial because the service parameters are distinct in that there is no definte "open up" time like you'd have at a gas station or bank, ins. office etc. So, my approach is different w/ resect to "Go time" based more apon keeping things passable and then clean up after the snow stops and equally important the wind dies down. My HOA's like this because they get good value for the money they spend and I don't turn wheels without getting paid.
  13. theplowmeister

    theplowmeister 2000 Club Member
    from MA
    Messages: 2,617

    bump it up.