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Seth Burgess replied to James Todman's discussion Want to start a business only focusing on hedging and would really appreciate some feedback.
"I'd suggest if you're only getting one to get a long reach. Bit awkward of the really small hedges but more than makes up for it when doing tall and wide ones (and you could get some £40 odd shears for when its too awkward)"
9 minutes ago
Daniela McGhie replied to Rob Bury's discussion Lightweight Mower
"That's bad news. Mine is still going strong into year three.  But then I dont use mine as often as others. I try to cut as few lawns as I can get away with.
Yesterday I cut one huge lawn. I was knackered. The grass was longer than it looked. Filled…"
14 minutes ago
James Todman replied to James Todman's discussion Want to start a business only focusing on hedging and would really appreciate some feedback.
"Sounds excellent. What would you suggest as a good starting investment because not sure I could afford all the different size trimmers in one hit."
17 minutes ago
Daniela McGhie replied to Rob Bury's discussion Lightweight Mower
"Well I have the 448 and the wet grass wont go into the box. If it does go in its a worse pain to get out. That's why I use my other mower on wet grass. The wet grass churns around the machine and is turned into this hard blob and forces the engine o…"
24 minutes ago
Billybop replied to James Todman's discussion Want to start a business only focusing on hedging and would really appreciate some feedback.
"Definitely a selling point to the client and a lot less intrusive to neighbours etc, i have found a topiary job of 5 large golden conifers which have to be trimmed into a wine glass shape every autumn, used to take me 7.5 hrs now takes 6 hrs includi…"
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James Todman replied to James Todman's discussion Want to start a business only focusing on hedging and would really appreciate some feedback.
"Guess using battery power can be a good selling point too in terms of low noise and more eco friendly. Is there any difference in perfornance compared to petrol powered tools?"
1 hour ago
Billybop replied to James Todman's discussion Want to start a business only focusing on hedging and would really appreciate some feedback.
"If you have some outdoor space it might even be worth buying in some small hedging plants if you can get them for pennies, and potting them up into big bucket sized pots, or planting them out in the ground. In a year or three (if kept watered in the…"
2 hours ago
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Hi all, I hope everyone is well.I am just sorting out new gear for this season and was wondering what you guys use as a small lightweight mower for those small lawns with difficult access.I have been looking at the Viking mb448 and wanted to know if…

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