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Simon replied to Adam Pilgrim's discussion Alternatives to the traditional 'panel van'...
"I'm in the same boat regarding looking for a new vehicle but feel there is nothing out there that ticks all the boxes, please point it out if I'm missing something! I'd be really interested to see what others have gone for? We currently run a transi…"
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Darren Walters replied to Gary RK's discussion Achieving Better Work/Life Balance in 2015
"Thanks for posting this Gary, I'd recently been googling "burnout" ( after being warned about it by yourself and others quite some time ago) and this just serves to remind us that we do need to take stock from time to time.

Even if you think everyt…"
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matt evans replied to Gareth Leek's discussion labour costs
"A fair bit of our work is priced by the meter.

We have just completed a shrub cutting contract for a housing association, around 15,000SQM priced at 0.33p per meter. To stick to the daily rate we had to do around 1000sqm per day.

Im going to try t…"
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paul doyle replied to Phil Voice's discussion How commercial growers root-ball open ground stock for lifting
" Gimmick ! It will never catch on :-)"
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Kieran Ray replied to Gareth Leek's discussion labour costs
"Hi Gareth I know I'm in a completely different area to you, but we operate as a team of 3 and for that team the day rate is £400 minimum, thats for 2 skilled guys and 1 labourer. we usually price work by m2 or linear m so its even more in the long r…"
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Exeter garden maintenance replied to Phil Voice's discussion Wishing everyone a happy Christmas
"Merry Christmas to you all. Thanks for all the help. Now for a well earned break.

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labour costs

Im thinking of increasing the daily rate on our labour charge in 2015. The reason being we are fortunate to be mostly more than 3 months booked in advance, we have a great reputation in my area and to be honest for the work we undertake I still…

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