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Graham Taylor replied to Tom lew's discussion Selling a small gardening round
"so right..............  if you're any good and you have a good relationship with your customers and if you have say 5 customers a day, I'm pretty sure they'll pay an extra £2 or so to keep you on when you explain the problem. "
1 hour ago
Andy Garside replied to Tom lew's discussion Selling a small gardening round
"Without any contracts the sale price is limited, if not nothing at all. Sorry but there is just no value; the vaue of your goodwill is not tied into a brand name presumably, there is no legal commitment from customers to retain the new buyer. There…"
4 hours ago
Tom lew replied to Tom lew's discussion Selling a small gardening round
"It's based in Orpington, pratts bottom, Bromley and chislehurst"
6 hours ago
Busy Bee Garden Services Limited replied to Tom lew's discussion Selling a small gardening round
"Where is the work based please?"
7 hours ago
Neil Ruddick replied to Tim Bucknall's discussion Waterproofs
"Fort Airflex Fortex Breathable Jacket is only £22.43 from Hollands Country Clothing.   I haven't tried the overtrousers.
14 hours ago
paul watson replied to Peter sellers's discussion Wiebang 50 svp
"I have 2 AL-KO  4 in 1 machines, great pick up in the wet, packs the solid box, mulches great, side discharge spits out knee high stuff. They plough through everything. Never had a problem in 7 years apart from a drive cable
,belts and bearings.…"
15 hours ago
Tom lew posted a discussion
Hi, I'm looking at selling my small gardening round and wondered if anyone on here has sold or bought a round in the past and has any advice for me please?It's only a small round with a minimum take of £10,000 per year but usually more with extras.…
17 hours ago
Peel Projects updated their profile
23 hours ago
Billybop replied to Rachel Bould's discussion DeWalt hedge trimmer
"That Buko might seem a lot of tools for the money but would recommend reading all the reviews, maybe you are mechanically minded to keep fixing it !  Am no brand snob but I would be reluctant to use one personally even if it was supplied for free,…"
23 hours ago
Rachel Bould posted a discussion
Is the DeWalt hedge trimmer range a worthwhile investment? I already have several DW tools, and handy because they all use the same battery system. A colleague has also recently reccommended to me the BU-KO 52cc multi functional tool. It comes with…
Miro Lazarini is now a member of Landscape Juice Network
Fusion Media posted a blog post
Craig Richardson, head of grounds and gardens, is using a range of MM and Designer grass seed on a variety of sports pitches at the prestigious Millfield School in Somerset.Boasting a fascinating history and a brilliant present, Millfield is one of…
Fusion Media posted a blog post
API confirms supportGroundsFest is proud to announce a new strategic partnership with the Association of Play Industries (API), with the first event being held at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire on 20 and 21 September 2023.The Association of Play…
Matthew Fairclough liked Peter sellers's profile
Billybop replied to Peter sellers's discussion Makita bhx 2501
"Definitely worth considering a decent battery hand held blower for those type of tasks. Considerably cheaper to run, quieter, etc. The hand held one I use has literally over twice the output of that Makita, but more expensive. Especially once you…"
Jack Wright replied to Peter sellers's discussion Makita bhx 2501
"Picked up one of these last January, used daily all year, great bit of kit for the money, never skipped a beat. Doesnt have the grunt of the larger blowers but perfect for light blowing as you say "

Makita bhx 2501

Anyone got one of these?Our old Echo hand held blower finally died. We only use a hand held for occasional light use EG grass clippings on hard surfaces,  use backpacks for serious clearing.  At £168 Inc vat online seems a bargain ? Appreciate it's…

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3 Replies · Reply by Billybop on Monday
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Wiebang 50 svp

Any got a weibang 50 svp 3 in 1 mower?Interested in long term reliability,  mulch and collect performance,  operator comfort and any issues.  Going to be used commercially 7 days a week. At £600 it's less than half the price of the Honda 537 HRX…

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4 Replies · Reply by paul watson 15 hours ago
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