"I've fallen into the trap a few times of giving a new customer a cheaper quote in the hope that it leads to more. So price what you think make sure you have covered your costs and if you get it then great, if you don't keep smiling and price up the…"
"I replaced my echo petrol cutter with a Stihl HSA86, I bought a bundle with 2 AP200 batterys and charger for just over £500. I've been blown away by how good it is, the batteries last ages and it cuts really well. "
"I prefer to use a straight edged board with a half moon tool to create an edge. Only trouble I find is the back of the tool isn't completely flat so I have to use a board thin enough that I can go in deep with the tool before it hits the ridge and…"
"Over the last year we have concentrated on making our crews more efficient and more profitable, and getting rid of all the time wasting that takes place, plus upgrading our marketing system so its all automatic and run out of our software. The way…"
"We need to get purchase a new stock of equipment which we purchase at the beginning of the year to get a bulk discount, which I was going to do this week, but have now delayed it until after the 1st of April."
HelloJust wondering before I spend my money in the wrong direction is there a pedestrian mower that somebody can recommend that they are happy with. 21 inch or there abouts, non roller. Don't care how heavy it is.Ideally as close a mower as you can…
"It will be good if the benefits are passed on right through the supply chain .
What shape has the pandemic left the landscaping industry in ?
Will landscapers need to access grants as well as taking advantage of tax incentives ?"
"It makes it a small window of opportunity for the current tax year. We will all be wanting our new gear between the first of April and the fifth of April for the invoice date to be valid for the 20/21 tax year. I am sure for most of us our machinery…"
"The budget is giving you an incentive to purchase to purchase machinery and computer equipment with an extra tax reduction.
Instead of the normal 100% purchase price being able to set against tax, as from the 1/4/21 it will be 130%.
That works like…"
"I agree with what you say.
We have just put all our contracts by 5% for the annual increase and we lost one customer who says they can't affrd the extra £2 a fortnight. That customer is the one we are glad to see the back of.
By increasing all our…"