Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
 
No. of Recommendations: 1
"also, I would not have the fun of repairing the mower every spring and
about 4 or 5 weeks during the summer." - Howie52, "People do not always recognize what "fun" is to others."

----------------


For years we had a young man (Caleb) mow our lawn but he got married and quit the lawn mowing business after he graduated from college so I decided I needed the exercise and decided to do it myself. We did have an old little mower that I used for a couple of years. I bought it from a neighbor for $40.00. The rings were bad and it was too much $$ to fix it. We tried everything else, we could think of to try and keep it going. So I just bought a new Murray mower from Walmart for $158.00 + tax. It's a push mower and it has a 125 cc Briggs and Stratton engine. It's enough for our lawn. I mow it in sections, ~ 1/3/day. I've used it one time so far.

So far so good.

Art
Print the post  

Announcements

What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Community Home
Speak Your Mind, Start Your Blog, Rate Your Stocks

Community Team Fools - who are those TMF's?
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.
Advertisement