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Craig F replied to Andrew Midgley's discussion Hourly Rate or Daily Rate?
"Don't suppose you could recommend a book please, I'd be interested to read one on that subject being newly self employed. Cheers mate."
18 minutes ago
pete left a comment for Ofer El-hashahar
"Thoughts are with you Ofer - they will not win - Pete"
39 minutes ago
john mcmaster replied to john mcmaster's discussion what to charge for decking?
"Thanks for the great feedback guys, Yeah rooky mistake not talking money first, advice taken on board so won't happen again. Anyway the customer was undecided on how to finish the curved side after I advised him about using decking boards with relie…"
46 minutes ago
Ben Rostron and Caroline Fishburn joined Landscape Juice Network
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Chris Jackson replied to john mcmaster's discussion what to charge for decking?
"As others have said it sounds cheap to me. Your rate of £15 per hour is low. Once you take your overheads into consideration, and some put aside for time you aren't working (due to holiday or poor weather) then you aren't on a lot.
When I'm working…"
1 hour ago
Ben replied to Gavin Gray's discussion Does anyone on here work in sportsturf?
"After all this rain this week can I make an extra maintenance suggestion.................. Do something with the Worms....obv legally and with care to the welfare of the worms........Worm casts and mowing are hard work!!!!! "
1 hour ago
Ben replied to Richard Carden's discussion The great age and location dilemma
"Well said Paul, the sucker punch for everyone who wants to get on however "intelligent" you are is you need experience experience experience ie laborer/assistant/working in the field but not necessary the position you want at first, ie garden center…"
1 hour ago
Gavin Gray replied to Helen GreenGirl's discussion Rigger boots
"i wish i could get a year and a half out of boots!!!

i bought a pair of stihl boots in april and just chucked them out 2 weeks ago as they were leaking, soles were worn right down to the metal and burst around the seems

i've went for dewalt this t…"
1 hour ago

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Rigger boots

Well as summer seems to have abandoned the south east I've pulled out my wet weather boots and found that the sole has come away. I like rigger boots as I can tuck my trousers in so no soggy cuffs and easy to pull off and on when I need to go inside…

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Tanaka Strimmer

Hi All, My Tanaka 270 strimmer has run great all last season and up to present Today i noticed it seems to be revving too high on tickover and i can't slow it down with tickover adjustment screw - Any ideas cheers

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