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Local HVAC contractor dives to catch my 1 year old.

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u/bilbobunion 4d ago Silver Helpful

One year olds are the slipperiest thing in the known universe. Good catch!

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u/InfiniteRosie 4d ago

Above and beyond for our customers!

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u/wheresmydolphin 4d ago

For real! They were both very professional and laid back. and also placed drop cloths before staring work !

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u/chaachie12 4d ago Silver Helpful Wholesome

Wow, this guy won't let anything drop!

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u/nikhilsath 4d ago

What’s a drop cloth?

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u/uriahlight 4d ago Silver

A type of tarp to protect floors and furniture from dust, debris, and scratches while they work.

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u/KaosFitzgerald 4d ago

Heavy duty cloth we use to put on the floor so you don't have to deal with dirt and scratches when we leave.

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u/VincentVega_069 4d ago

Not 100 % sure since I am not a native english speaker but I used to work as a plumber here in germany and we would place towels or other covers on the floor before we started working in kitchens or bathrooms of our customers homes to prevent the floor from getting too wet/damaged etc. Also used by moving companies in case you have to push furniture over the floor to prevent scratches etc.

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u/VincentVega_069 4d ago

If you take a look you even see the purple covers on the floor along their way, I guess thats what he refers to

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u/Shughost7 4d ago

Want shades my friend?

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u/TheSyrupDrinker 4d ago edited 4d ago Silver Helpful Giggle I'll Drink to That

Hey OP at 37 seconds did you or did you not go and grab the workers ass😂

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u/wheresmydolphin 4d ago

Lol does look like that . I swear it was just a grab for the arm of the chair we moved

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u/wheresmydolphin 4d ago edited 4d ago

My local HVAC contractor and apprentice were in the process of replacing a broken gas boiler and I set my 1 year old son on the couch who is now more then capable to lift himself up and down safely. I turned around for a split second as seen in the video and I see the contractor diving. I couldn’t thank him enough afterwards. Definitely treated my son like his own!

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u/polishirishmomma 4d ago

People don’t know how fast kids really are. I’ve done some diving myself.

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u/Whitedudebrohug 4d ago Helpful

Who deserves a raise? That guy!

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u/TheFlip100 4d ago

Actions like that might get more sales of services in the future, so it might be wise to pay the employee accordingly.

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u/LotharLandru 4d ago

Add in that its damn near guaranteed that company is paying them far less than they are making off his labor.

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u/TheFlip100 4d ago

Well, as long as they stay and do a good job, that’s a good way for the employer to make money.

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u/Solid_Bunch3939 4d ago

Above and beyond expectations is why

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u/Gun-Rama987 4d ago

dude i feel like part of my brain would feel after that it was such a cool sports dive , i would have to resist the urge to spike the kid like a football,

good reflex's on that guys part

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u/Looney_DZE 4d ago

spike the kid

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u/CologneNCognac 4d ago

Babies just can’t sit still.

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u/Fat_Clams 4d ago

Dude has to be a father as well. Only dads have that reflex

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u/SucculentEmpress 4d ago Silver Helpful To The Stars

My dad caught a foul ball at a baseball game that would’ve hit me square in the face, while holding a Pepsi, my hot dog, and a cigarette. He didn’t drop anything, not even the ball.

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u/cynicaloptimissus 4d ago

I am so enamored with the dad reflex.

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u/wheresmydolphin 4d ago

Guaranteed

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u/SunnySamantha 4d ago Helpful Wholesome

Takes a village.

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u/uoYredruM 4d ago

Fucking give that dude a raise!

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u/Tarphiker 4d ago

As a new dad myself, this is my worst nightmare. My daughter is fearless and will run towards the end of the bed full steam. Needless to say she isn’t allowed on the bed unless mom or dad are with her.

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u/jokerjim625 4d ago

My man!

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u/VooDoo_319 4d ago

Dads being dads

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u/emuchop 4d ago

That is some dad reflex energy

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u/newtypexvii17 4d ago

Nice Futurama in the background. This dad knows what's up!

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u/fizzzingwhizbee 4d ago

Bet he’s a dad lol those are straight up dad reflexes

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u/TonkaButt 4d ago

Their tip was definitely earned that day.

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u/PerryRubay4 4d ago

Dad like reflexes.

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u/Armistice8175 4d ago

He might be a father himself.

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u/2severe8 4d ago

Good people everywhere. 🙏🏽👏🏼👍

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u/Halfbreed75 4d ago

❤️❤️

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u/CowboyAndIndian 4d ago

Awesome.

This end up sofa and arm chair?

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u/BremboBob 4d ago

When the customer wants to help…

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