“I’d like you to put it right here.” This is what a customer once said while pointing down to his driveway.
“Right here,” I laughed.
“Yes, I want it on this side about ten feet from the garage,” he said. “I’d like it halfway over so that I can still park my car in the garage.” He wasn’t kidding.
“OK,” I said recovering back to my serious business tone as I realized this was no morning joke. “I’ll probably have to take up the asphalt.” Six hours later, my customer was the proud owner of an erected 18-foot round above ground pool built right onto one side of his two car driveway. (more…)