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  Following the Association of Fencing Contractors (AFI) timber fencing report, Gloucestershire based business, Postsaver, is urging the industry to continue to support the use of wood.  

 The report claims preservatives are causing increased prematur

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Perhaps you own or run your own business and need your grounds maintaining or are in a HR department and have been tasked with finding a grounds maintenance contractor to maintain your site(s)?

Some things you need to ask for from anyone tendering or

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ANP Services Spalding are well known throughout the Spalding area and due to demand, we are happy to announce we have now extended our coverage into the Bourne, Baston and Morton regions too.

We have had several requests for works throughout this regi

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we are about to open our first trade counter based in sheffield, designed to supply wet and dry gravels,slates pebbles,paving sealers and joint compounds to the landscape contractors in the region.

the trade counter is designed to help the small lands

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Open forum activity

David Benson replied to Ricky Watkins's discussion 5 Most Essential Tools For Your Business
"i used to have a old spit till a social carer run over it with her car she jumped out and ran into the house before i realised what had happend i am convinced she knew what she had done  i finished the job befor she came out so i left a brick under…"
1 hour ago
Sean Clarke replied to Andrew Betteridge's discussion Smallest chipper shredder with feed rollers?
"Sounds like an Eliet might be what you're looking for, although they can be slow to feed through and still prone to clogging!"
6 hours ago
Andrew Betteridge replied to Andrew Betteridge's discussion Smallest chipper shredder with feed rollers?
"The small Cobra and Lumag look virtually identical and even have the same engine.
The Cobra is sold as a chipper and shredder, but Lumag specifically say there’s is a chipper and will not handle green waste on its own. I suspect Lumag are being a…"
10 hours ago
Andrew Betteridge replied to Andrew Betteridge's discussion Smallest chipper shredder with feed rollers?
"TLooking on the internet last night I think I have got a grip the difference between shredders and chippers.
It is all about the knife action.
The hobby grade Ryobi electric machine I have has blades on a flat rotating disc, as branches are fed in…"
10 hours ago
Will replied to Ricky Watkins's discussion 5 Most Essential Tools For Your Business
"Yeah, they only made one of them though.
Collectors item."
10 hours ago
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Sean Clarke replied to Ricky Watkins's discussion 5 Most Essential Tools For Your Business
"Out of curiosity, is there a Honda 476 "Pro"?"
11 hours ago
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12 hours ago
Will replied to Ricky Watkins's discussion 5 Most Essential Tools For Your Business
"It's tough to try to pick 5. I could easily add secateurs, shears, rakes, blowers, spades, bags etc to this list, but these are the tools that come out of the van the most:
1. Honda 476 Pro 
2. Etesia Pro 46
3. Stihl HLA 135 
4. Stihl HSA 86
5.…"
13 hours ago
Neil Darby replied to Neil Darby's discussion Stihl chipper
"Thanks David, that's no more weight than my Wiebang 48.  It's also a lot less than the Timbewolf tw13 which I managed to drag in to the van a while back, on hire. 130Kg that was a bit of a awkward one. Next time it will be on the trailer!
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15 hours ago
Vic 575 replied to Ricky Watkins's discussion 5 Most Essential Tools For Your Business
"Stiga 740 Pwx
John Deere Z535m
Stihl FSA 130
Stihl HSA 86
Easy Lift Harness. – The huge difference that this one piece of equipment makes to working is difficult to overstate. Basically you are hedge cutting with a weightless hedge cutter. I could…"
15 hours ago
John F replied to Ricky Watkins's discussion 5 Most Essential Tools For Your Business
"A good question as my van is usually overloaded with uneccessary tools but my go to most versatile tools are . 
1. A pair of vintage rolcut mini loppers picked up for 50p at a car boot , cost about 1 p to repair with a new spring washer , ideal as…"
16 hours ago
Tim Wallach replied to Andrew Betteridge's discussion Smallest chipper shredder with feed rollers?
"If you really want feed rollers would you consider an Eliet Mega Prof approx £27K?
Otherwise, I'm happy with the Eliet Major."
yesterday
Tim Wallach replied to Ricky Watkins's discussion 5 Most Essential Tools For Your Business
"1. secateurs
2. hand fork
3. stainless steel spade
4. mower
5. long reach articulating hedgecutter
(really useful: rake, leaf grabber, silki saw, combi stepladder/platform, edging shears, blower, posthole digger, mattock, backpack sprayer)
(could…"
yesterday
Vic 575 replied to Andrew Rimmer's discussion Best mower for cutting old graveyard
"I have been mowing churchyards and modern cemeteries for many years. Depending on the number of cuts etc. the work is very well paid [or should be if priced and approached correctly].
All my old churchyards are on eleven cuts per year, which means…"
yesterday
Ricky Watkins posted a discussion
Hi People What are you top 5 tools that you couldnt go without as part of your Grass cutting/Garden maintenance rounds.
yesterday
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