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Progreen Weed Control replied to James ODonnell's discussion Weedkilllers
"Yes, definately there should be no confusion over licensing & qualifications. To spray a professional pesticide anywhere, or to spray an amateur pesticide on any land that you do not own or rent, requires a Certificate of Competence (eg, PA1 & PA6…"
1 hour ago
Kieron Glover replied to Jane Harries's discussion How to construct a curvy wall...
"Bring in a trades person with the correct skills and add a wedge on for yourself.  Professional job done and everyone is pleased 😀 I hope my experience helps "
14 hours ago
John Ryan replied to Jane Harries's discussion How to construct a curvy wall...
"Hi Sorry 
I should have said rendering with a 3-1 mix of plastering Sand and Cement . It will take several coats to build out over the corbels to shape them."
yesterday
David Benson replied to Jane Harries's discussion How to construct a curvy wall...
"john when you say plaster do you meen sand and cement render as you cannot use plaster outside "
yesterday
Billybop replied to Brian's Garden Maintenance's discussion Spraying long grass
""Gallup" glyphosate 360 is what I am using at the moment. Seems to last pretty well if left diluted in the sprayer. One 5 litre tub  of concentrate lasts me all year as just letting weeds proliferate then loads of remedial spraying is bad practice"
yesterday
Max Wiesner is now a member of Landscape Juice Network
yesterday
Brian's Garden Maintenance replied to Brian's Garden Maintenance's discussion Spraying long grass
"What weedkiller would you use for it please? Dose the weedkiller go off if part use at all, please?"
yesterday
Richard Shelton replied to James ODonnell's discussion Weedkilllers
"It was verbally Gary. Though from your answer, it would seem to me there should not be any confusion - either you need certification or you don't eh?
Thanks again, Richard"
yesterday
Gary @ Landscape Juice Network replied to James ODonnell's discussion Weedkilllers
"Was that advice taken from a post on LJN, if so let me know where I can/will follow it up to clarify?
If verbally, maybe some confusion as what was being asked / answered by either party existed ?
If I am wrong, I've totally misunderstood the need…"
yesterday
Richard Shelton replied to James ODonnell's discussion Weedkilllers
"Thanks Gary RK,
Interestingly, the latest bit of advice we got on this subject, came direct from one of the professional suppliers of weed killers that comments on this site. Who knew that 'old wives' existed even there?
However... point most…"
yesterday
Gary RK replied to James ODonnell's discussion Weedkilllers
"I can think of no exception of the PA1/PA6 etc licensing for ANY business where you are applying pesticides with a MAPP no. as part of service to a 3rd party - whether you are making a profit or not, nor charging or not. 
The only loophole was…"
yesterday
Peter Cermak replied to James ODonnell's discussion Weedkilllers
"We used roundup after explaining things to customers. You have a reply from weedcontrol and I can highly recommend them as we used their services when I was still fit and running my company. You could try a weed burner. We bought one from Amazon or…"
Saturday
Richard Shelton replied to James ODonnell's discussion Weedkilllers
"I would like to add an additional question to Jame's...
We use Round-Up Provantage. We don't specifically do it for profit (though the cost is built into our service of course), and we only use a 7L pressure sprayer to apply it in accord with the…"
Saturday
John Ryan replied to Jane Harries's discussion How to construct a curvy wall...
"This could easily be built using a soft style stock brick. You would roughly cut the brickwork to the shape required and then shape with plaster. For the corbels you can lay bricks sideways overlapping the main structure and then smooth out with…"
Saturday
Adam Woods replied to Gary RK's discussion Value your time ....
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Saturday
Billybop replied to Brian's Garden Maintenance's discussion Spraying long grass
"yes that's not necessarily the way I would do it, I think these people didnt have a strimmer so they put the cloth over the vegetation which was 3 foot tall and pegged it down at the edges! After a few days all the grasses and weeds underneath…"
Friday
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