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Billybop replied to James's discussion What is average cost for mowing a garden?
"fair do's Lee, obviously after allowable expenses etc, you could well be under the threshold, I don't disbelieve you. Plenty of businesses racking up losses so if can keep your head above water on what you do fair play to you. To my mind this…"
11 hours ago
Lee Davis replied to James's discussion What is average cost for mowing a garden?
"I fill my tax returns out every year and they tell me I don't need to pay any. All my big customers pay online. But they closed the bank so I don't pay the cash in anymore. There is nothing wrong with that."
12 hours ago
Mjc replied to Lee Davis's discussion New mower time!
"Hi, to be honest I was wary of the 476 only going down to 25mm, but I have hardly ever had to use lowest setting. If I have a really short lawn to mow I can use my hayter 41 pro. Maybe it's partly down to the mild, wet spring weather we have now…"
13 hours ago
Paul Matischok posted a discussion
I have an Etesia mkehh 12 months old with 250hrs on clock. When mowing the elecric clutch sounds like it is switching off and on quickly, never cutting out. All cut out switches seem to work correctly. Any ideas out there please ?
14 hours ago
Tony, Paul Matischok and robert pryor joined Landscape Juice Network
14 hours ago
Tim Bucknall replied to Stephen r Brook-Smith's discussion Please help , what is eating my lily’s!!!??
"Never known a year like it for slugs and snails- too much rain, and not enough frost."
15 hours ago
Tim Bucknall replied to robert pryor's discussion edging shears problems
"Are they properly tightened?  Shear blades are often slightly curved and sprung, so only touch at the ends when shut."
15 hours ago
The Wall posted a discussion
As the title says what is the worst peice of branded machinery or tool you have purchased, i had the misfortune to invest in a Toro 22280 commercial lawnmower which has to be the biggest load of junk out there, as i only have about a year left so…
16 hours ago
Glen Stillman replied to robert pryor's discussion edging shears problems
"They're (very) expensive, but I've never had any problems with ck legend shears.
I've also got a set of the orange handled professional (p75 or something like that) bacho shears which have also served me well. "
17 hours ago
robert pryor posted a discussion
Hi, I have had numerous pairs of edging shears and they only last at most a season. The blades only appear to contact one another at the ends with gives a cutting area of about 1 inch, somewhat shorter than the length of the blades. Ay ideas other…
18 hours ago
Dave Colton replied to A. Latta's discussion Driveway weedkiller recommendations
"If you don't like the chemical route you could use white vinegar with a bit of salt in it. "
22 hours ago
Adam Woods replied to James's discussion What is average cost for mowing a garden?
"Like"
23 hours ago
Lee Davis replied to James's discussion What is average cost for mowing a garden?
"I don't earn enough to pay tax. I pay my national insurance, but with winter taken into account I'm under the threshold."
23 hours ago
Adam Woods replied to A. Latta's discussion Driveway weedkiller recommendations
"In theory you would only use a residual once a year, the dilution is massive - and one assumes you have massive storage tanks somewhere - thereby further dilluting things. All that said I would proably avoid - you can ask the manufacturers…"
23 hours ago
Kris Baker replied to A. Latta's discussion Driveway weedkiller recommendations
"I don't have a problem with weeds in my gravel drive such that I think I need a residual herbicide, but I am curious on two points:My driveway is gravel (on hardcore / hoggin), with lawn alongside. Will these chemicals "travel" into the lawn? or are…"
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edging shears problems

Hi, I have had numerous pairs of edging shears and they only last at most a season. The blades only appear to contact one another at the ends with gives a cutting area of about 1 inch, somewhat shorter than the length of the blades. Ay ideas other…

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