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What happens around here?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by lotsoflights, Nov 16, 2003.

  1. lotsoflights

    lotsoflights Member
    Messages: 72

    So most places have not gotten snow yet....so being a new member it got me thinking...what happens around here when winter hits and it starts to snow? Is this place a ghost town? Is it even worth checking in on? Do people have laptop hook-ups in their trucks and eating a little snack while typing? :sleeping:

  2. Chuckwk

    Chuckwk Founder
    Messages: 225

    All of the above... do a search of all the threads over the past years... you can see what happens when it snows... remember its a darn big Internet and it usually is not snowing all over the world. :)
  3. accipiter12

    accipiter12 Senior Member
    Messages: 223

    I don't remember from last year, but I'd think there'd be a lot of talking, and a lot of picture sharing. I'd keep checking in, absolutley.

  4. NoStockBikes!!

    NoStockBikes!! Senior Member
    Messages: 213

    It's busy as heck in winter.
  5. David Smith

    David Smith Member
    Messages: 48

    I'm getting impatient...waiting for at least some snow to actually hit the ground!
  6. JohnnyU

    JohnnyU 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,040

    You won't beleive the amount of pictures that are posted here during and after ever storm in every area. DEFINATELY check in, HOURLY!! You don't want to miss anything:jester:
  7. kipcom

    kipcom Senior Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 455

    You mean like this wonderful view from the cab of my truck :eek:

  8. meyer22288

    meyer22288 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,003

    not everyone is out plowing so im sure this site gets some new posts and threads. some people plow with lap tops so they can post while plowing:)
  9. stslawncare

    stslawncare Senior Member
    Messages: 142

    hey, general pattern is during the warm season lawnsite is as busy as can be, right before snow and during and even right after plowsite is busy. and yes even during snow storms, guys are utilizing this wonderful resource to the max, asking questions for problems they have while plowing, pricing and much much more. good luck this year guys. scottie
  10. BushHogBoy

    BushHogBoy Senior Member
    Messages: 665

    Kipcom- that wasn’t from this year was it? Couldn’t be, I’m just an hour south of indy and all we’re getting is a crapload of rain :(

    As for accessing plowsite from a laptop in your truck, from what I know (which is little) this won’t work unless your internet goes through a cellphone number or something is that correct? My brothers each have laptops with wireless network cards (to have internet) but they won’t work outside of the house really. But I think there are some places of business that have “Hot spots” which let you get wireless internet just being around the hotspot, like in a coffee shop or something. But you can get those from your vehicle you don’t have to be in the building.
    Anyone know more on this?
  11. windmill

    windmill Senior Member
    Messages: 224

    Hey accipiter12 where abouts in WA are you? You must have had some snow by now too. I'm north of you and we've had two snowfalls and now it's starting again, although I think it will warm up and may not amount to much.