I love yard work!

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by ShiningN, May 9, 2018.

  1. ShiningN

    ShiningN Admin Admin

    597
    535
    Jul 30, 2013
    Male
    Law Enforcement (Police)
    Georgia
    United States United States
    So first day of yard work this year started today.
    Cranked up the mower the other day to make sure it didn't need any work, started right up and ran like a champ! was awesome that I didn't have to do the usual day worth of maintenance on my riding mower after the winter and only did the basic clean up! Did all the yard prep, you know removing sticks, pinecones, other debris. Weed eater probably needs a new wheel but I will get to that eventually. Started mowing my lot (1 acre) and got about 6-7 laps through when my carburetor seized.... and now its like 90 degrees outside and the sun is baking everything.... fuck yard work.​
     
  2. Fabio_Gonzalo

    Fabio_Gonzalo Admin Admin

    Age:
    22
    289
    237
    May 13, 2017
    Male
    Law Enforcement
    New York
    United States United States
    This is why I like apartments.
     
  3. Deputy Swan

    Deputy Swan Admin Admin

    Age:
    30
    372
    224
    Jan 1, 2016
    Male
    Street Sweeper
    North Dakota
    United States United States
    was 85 here yesterday in ND, now tonight a low of 29 haha. I been doing same, planted my cash crop of 4 acres of sweet corn yesterday.
     
    Soulzz, Fabio_Gonzalo and ShiningN like this.
  4. JoeLeb

    JoeLeb Admin Admin

    2,182
    2,004
    May 6, 2013
    Male
    cat whisperer
    Halifax, NS
    Canada Canada
    Feel free to come over and plant your tulips around my stump if you like. :)
     
    Last edited: May 9, 2018
  5. Raisinless

    Raisinless Registered User Registered User

    Age:
    48
    201
    7
    Jul 12, 2016
    Male
    BNSF
    minnesota
    United States United States
    Im in fargo let me know when the corn is pickable ill bring a case of PBR
     
    Deputy Swan likes this.
  6. ShiningN

    ShiningN Admin Admin

    597
    535
    Jul 30, 2013
    Male
    Law Enforcement (Police)
    Georgia
    United States United States
    Used to have an apartment, no maintenance was nice but around here depending on where you live apartments are more expensive. A decent apartment around here will run $800-$900 for a family on rent. That usually covers water but not electricity. We bought a house and pay $465 and less on electricity than we did with the apartment.
     
    Fabio_Gonzalo likes this.
  7. amarua

    amarua Registered User Registered User

    Age:
    38
    212
    138
    Mar 20, 2015
    Male
    Cholo cuz I kan!
    Hot ass Texas!!!!
    Time to plant my cash crop! ;)
     
  8. ShiningN

    ShiningN Admin Admin

    597
    535
    Jul 30, 2013
    Male
    Law Enforcement (Police)
    Georgia
    United States United States
    Yup... fuck it completely... I clean the carburetor, start it back up, runs smooth.... for about 50 feet and dies... nothing but blow back. So I remove the piston cover and bam
     
  9. ShiningN

    ShiningN Admin Admin

    597
    535
    Jul 30, 2013
    Male
    Law Enforcement (Police)
    Georgia
    United States United States
    upload_2018-5-13_22-0-37.png .
     
  10. F1tzwell

    F1tzwell Admin Admin

    Age:
    38
    1,172
    403
    Jan 13, 2014
    Male
    Concrete
    Auburn Washingotn
    United States United States
    Did it seize or just break the lifter?
     
  11. ShiningN

    ShiningN Admin Admin

    597
    535
    Jul 30, 2013
    Male
    Law Enforcement (Police)
    Georgia
    United States United States
    luckily looks like the rocker is just broke so waiting on new ones to come in.
     
  12. Bauhau3

    Bauhau3 TBG Trial Member Trial Member

    Age:
    48
    30
    6
    Apr 24, 2018
    Male
    IT Desktop Support
    OC -SoCal
    United States United States
    Yeah that's why I like apts or condos too. It's nice to have a yard but I have flashbacks of my dad making me mow the yards in 100+ degree Texas summers!
    $465 for a house--that's awesome...studio apts. here in Orange County are like $13-1500.
     
  13. muggingstick

    muggingstick Registered User Registered User

    26
    2
    Nov 15, 2013
    same lol
     

Share This Page