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The head groundsman at Durham School has found a way of getting its main rugby pitch fit and ready for cricket action in the brief gap between seasons. This year for the first time Barry Boustead used Evolution5, a coated, controlled release fertilis

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Tottenham Hotspur FC grounds manager Darren Baldwin has chosen a SISIS tractor mounted brush combination of a Zig Zag brush and Flexibcomb which have been fitted to a Twinplay frame for use on both the synthetic and natural surfaces at the club’s new

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A SISIS Veemo tractor mounted heavy duty de-thatcher and SISIS Multislit tractor mounted deep slitting aerator are helping Clemson University in South Carolina, USA keep on top of its grounds and turf maintenance schedules following head groundsman E

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Colfe’s school, which is one of London’s oldest school’s dating back to 1574, has become the latest SISIS customer to invest in dedicated machinery with the purchase of a SISIS Brush-Pro ride-on brushing system for all regular synthetic surface maint

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As part of its plan to significantly increase business and provide customers with the highest level of service, Complete Weed Control has appointed Ben Smith as a new member of its head office team with immediate effect.

3314216495?profile=RESIZE_480x480A former general manager at In

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Replay Maintenance has always been at the forefront of advances within the synthetic sports surface market. Replay Rejuvenation, Aquatrax and Replay Revive are all industry leading processes that have helped shape modern techniques for synthetic spor
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Sam Wharton is now a member of Landscape Juice Network
2 hours ago
BCH Gardens replied to John F's discussion Battery indicates fully charged but does not operate ?
"John
check your charger manual to make sure the green/red flashing does not indicate a bad cell - a good charger should point blank refuse to charge a battery with a bad cell.  Li-ion batteries can do very weird things when they have a bad cell. …"
10 hours ago
john jones replied to John F's discussion Henchman Most Practical Position
"My next door neighbours painted their whole house inside and out during lockdown using my 12' tripod. (Massive high ceiling in the hallway.)  "
10 hours ago
Andrew Betteridge replied to John F's discussion Henchman Most Practical Position
"Has anyone tried painting a house using a Henchman tripod stepladder?
 Andy "
11 hours ago
Dave Hooper replied to alan mcmillan's discussion I'm looking for a decent duplicate Invoice book?
"Didn't see that🤣🤣🤣"
12 hours ago
Billybop replied to John F's discussion Battery indicates fully charged but does not operate ?
"probably not charging up to quite the voltage of a healthy battery of the same type which can indicate a cell gone bad in it. or even a battery managent system failure. does that flashing sequence on your charger indicate a fault, as brands are…"
12 hours ago
BCH Gardens replied to alan mcmillan's discussion I'm looking for a decent duplicate Invoice book?
"LOL. Thanks John.  Thought there was something about it didn't seem right."
12 hours ago
John F replied to alan mcmillan's discussion I'm looking for a decent duplicate Invoice book?
"The original post is 10 years old ."
12 hours ago
John F replied to John F's discussion Battery indicates fully charged but does not operate ?
"No i have not Billybop  . what indications should i be looking for ?  I have tried charging it up again but charger is flashing green / red  /green / red / i gave the terminals a gentle poke with a penknife but nothing ."
13 hours ago
John F replied to John F's discussion Adhesive that will stick slate paving to membrane ?
"I agree Seth and that is the correct method in my opinion .    I would feel uneasy about sticking the pavers down . 
The problem is someone has laid a deep layer of 20mm pebbles which are not easy to walk on so then someone has put 20 unsuitable…"
13 hours ago
Billybop replied to John F's discussion Battery indicates fully charged but does not operate ?
"hi john have you put a multimeter on the battery to see what voltage it's giving?"
13 hours ago
John F replied to John F's discussion Adhesive that will stick slate paving to membrane ?
"The existing membrane looks as if its breaking down , soiled ,and riddled with bindweed i am going to advise replacing it otherwise i feel it will be a bodged job . 
Thanks for the recommendation Kieran "
14 hours ago
Seth Burgess replied to John F's discussion Adhesive that will stick slate paving to membrane ?
"CT1 is a decent shout but the membrane itself will still move and shrink over time. would it not be better to cut the bit of membrane there build up with a proper subbase and bed and then put the membrane back around the correctly laid slate?"
14 hours ago
Kieran Ray replied to John F's discussion Adhesive that will stick slate paving to membrane ?
"How heavy duty is the membraine? CT1 could possibly work its a wonder adhesive tbh. ive not fount anything it cant do! "
14 hours ago
John F posted a discussion
I know this sounds obscure but its a specific request . Just surveyed a job where the client has specified they would like some slate pavers they have supplied as stepping stones ( for pedestrians ) securing with adhesive on top of a membrane to run…
15 hours ago
BCH Gardens replied to alan mcmillan's discussion I'm looking for a decent duplicate Invoice book?
"HMRC plans to have tax all completed digitally - including uploading images of your paid receipts- starting from 6th April 2023.  You should consider learning to use software now to help you get ready for digital income tax.…"
16 hours ago
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petrol v battery

Any views on battery v petrol for a long reach pole trimmerI have had a petrol husqvarna for quite a few years but unfortunately coming to the end of its life I feel as blades have ceased (although this one is only 3 years old ! and maintained…

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