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Local Landscaping Firm Scoop Their Fifteenth Award

Local landscaping firm Aura Landscapes have proved they really are the best in their field, after winning three awards at the Regional Marshalls Register Awards, taking their award total to fifteen.

Leading hard landscaping manufacturer Marshalls plc

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Driveway Extension using Marshalls Cobbletech

Today we are starting a new project in the Netherton area of Liverpool. The customer has requested that we extend her already existing tarmac driveway as she is currently stepping out of her car onto the

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We undertake Permeable block paving, hard landscaping, soft landscaping, driveways, patios, pathways, gardens, using Tobermore products in Exeter Devon. 

 

THIS PROJECT IS UNDER PERMEABLE DRIVEWAY CONSTRUCTION, CLICK HERE TO VIEW DAY 7-9 IMAGES.

Day 10

Permeable block paving contractor

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Marshalls Argent Driveway

Goostrey - Cheshire

Take a look at our Marshalls Argent driveway project that was carried out in the Goostrey area of Cheshire CH48. The product the customer has chosen is the Marshalls Drivesett Argent Dark block paving with

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A blog about Block paving, hard landscaping, driveway, patio, driveways, patios, pathways, garden, landscaper, Tobermore, Devon

THIS PROJECT IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION, CLICK HERE TO VIEW DAYS 15-17  IMAGES.

Day 18

Block paving preparation

The preparation to install the block paving

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Cobbletech Driveway Chester

This Marshalls Cobbletech Driveway was installed in Chester. The colour we have installed is canvas colour with a Marshalls Argent Graphite border. The customer needed a disability access ramp for a wheelchair to have easy

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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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Marshalls Cobbletech Driveway

 

The Marshalls Cobbletech paving system is proving popular with our customers. Many people are interested in this new product as it looks fantastic when laid.

 

We are now on our second cobbletech driveway which is being c

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We have just added a new design portfolio to our website to encourage potential customers to have their ideas discussed and a design drawn up before commencing any work.

Most of our designs are hand drawn but as Marshalls Register installers we also h

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We carried out a substantial new build front garden in early 2004 in Whetstone North West London for a semi-retired couple on behalf of a fantastic designer Paul Collins who is sadly no longer with us and the results of his excellent design and the l

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Open forum activity

john jones replied to Sean Payne's discussion Tripod Ladders
"I've got 3 Henchman tripods: 8'; 12' and 16'. The 8' lives in the back of the van (transit SWB low roof) and I couldn't be without it. It is very manoeuverable and you can throw it around one handed. The 12' lives in the garage and comes out from ti…"
1 hour ago
Andrew Liddle replied to Andrew Coates's discussion New Venture
"I started gardening about 4 years ago.  Some things I'm glad about in hindsight include:
Completing Level 2 RHS certificate.
Getting PA1/PA6 licence.
Buying decent tools, van.
Getting business initially from personal canvassing (which wouldn't be po…"
1 hour ago
Colin Hunt replied to Craig Flatters's discussion How long till we stop mowing?
"Also, annual contracts are very important at this time.  
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3 hours ago
Graham Taylor replied to Craig Flatters's discussion How long till we stop mowing?
"This is why its important not to have the majority of your work with grasscutting.... With garden maintenance,  there's always other work to do in a garden in a dry spell.   "
4 hours ago
Bradley grimes, Vincent Clark and Chris Eames joined Landscape Juice Network
4 hours ago
Paul foster replied to Craig Flatters's discussion How long till we stop mowing?
"Lawns are bone dry here in north London, could be a long old summer if this continues, don't normally have to look around a job and save something for " next time " till July , August, I assume this is on record for the driest spring?"
7 hours ago
Adrian Noble replied to Craig Flatters's discussion How long till we stop mowing?
"Bet you wern't expecting to have the dreist Spring after the wetest winter on record!
Having these long dry spells is not good for business as people wanting estamites seem to dry up. "
7 hours ago
Mark replied to Craig Flatters's discussion How long till we stop mowing?
"Craig
Just outside Crewe here - yep finding the same as you. Lawns very dry and stressed, very little growth. I'm discussing the situation with clients when I arrive - coming to a joint decision re mow or not. Most lawns up to now have taken a mow /…"
8 hours ago
Colin Hunt replied to Craig Flatters's discussion How long till we stop mowing?
"S.E. Essex and virtually no rain since the lock down.  Has been a real help as the normal spring weeds have been slow and grass-growth has not been as prolific as normal. We have been able to reduce visits thus helping with our Covid 19 precautions.…"
15 hours ago
Colin Anson replied to Craig Flatters's discussion How long till we stop mowing?
"Same here...wakefield area. Had the first phone call yesterday from a customer saying their grass didn't need cutting. On the plus side...now the tips are opening, so less grass to cut will give me a chance to catch up on the backlog of hedgecutting…"
15 hours ago
BCH Gardens replied to Craig Flatters's discussion How long till we stop mowing?
"I am in Perthshire in Scotland, I have already had sprinklers out on some lawns twice or three times..........
April we had 23mm rain total
So far May has produced 47mm rain
35mm of which was last weekend.  Been warm and sunny ever since.  23 degree…"
15 hours ago
Andrew Coates replied to Andrew Coates's discussion New Venture
"Morning Vic.What a calming and understanding read.I totally understand.Thankyou so much for the thorough explanation.
Thanks to Vic to."
15 hours ago
Colin Hunt replied to Andrew Coates's discussion New Venture
"What Vic said +1 
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16 hours ago
Sean Clarke replied to Edward baker's discussion Lawn feed without weed and moss kill
"So you want the moss, but don't want the moss? I can understand what you mean, but really you need to get rid of the moss altogether and just have healthy grass."
yesterday
Vic 575 replied to Andrew Coates's discussion New Venture
"As Jim has said, pricing is critical. If you undercharge a customer at the start you won’t be able to correct that with them later. So if you charge £25 when it should be £50, they won’t wear a doubling of the charge further down the road. Who would…"
yesterday
Edward baker replied to Craig Flatters's discussion How long till we stop mowing?
"I missed a couple of weekly cuts out this afternoon. Even a fortnightly cut I did this morning the grass was quite short.
East yorks based."
yesterday
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New Venture

Hello everyone.I am new to this site and been doing a lot of research on starting up a gardening services buisness.Im in the process of closing my cafe buisness with my wife for the last 12 years sadly due to the Covid 19 Pandemic.Im 53 now and want…

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Fencing quotes

Hello . I've built a fair few fences but always for myself or freinds, funnily I've never done any for my gardening buisness. This week though I've had 4 requests out of the blue and I have time in a couple weeks to take them on. I don't want to…

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1 Reply · Reply by Colin Hunt yesterday