“I was replacing the other mowers after three or four years,” he says. “But the Grasshopper is still going. It’s a really well built mower. So I’ve saved money already by not having to replace it yet.”
Freitas says that he has yet to have any major maintenance or repair issues, so the savings goes beyond return-on-investment over time. The only repairs he has had to make have been to belts and blades, which he says is to be expected.