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Savills has recently presented some exceptional new homes to the Irish market worth €850,000 - €1,100,000. The 2,691 sq ft detached properties are positioned on the Howth Road and Kilbarrack Road in Raheny, Dublin, with a number of the homes boasting
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The historic Airfield House and Farm in Dundrum, Co. Dublin, has reopened to the public following its two year closure for redevelopment. The breath-taking 38 acre estate has been revamped at a cost of €11 million, boasting a new cafe, farm and visit

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Ben Carter replied to Rachel's discussion New - unsure what to quote to start out, pics included
"I've fallen into the trap a few times of giving a new customer a cheaper quote in the hope that it leads to more.  So price what you think make sure you have covered your costs and if you get it then great, if you don't keep smiling and price up the…"
50 minutes ago
Peter updated their profile photo
2 hours ago
Peter replied to Andrew . Perkins's discussion Makita hedge trimmer and others
"I replaced my echo petrol cutter with a Stihl HSA86, I bought a bundle with 2 AP200 batterys and charger for just over £500.  I've been blown away by how good it is, the batteries last ages and it cuts really well.  "
2 hours ago
Shaun Forster commented on Robbie's blog post Edging tools for lawns what works best - How to get the perfect edge
"I prefer to use a straight edged board with a half moon tool to create an edge. Only trouble I find is the back of the tool isn't completely flat so I have to use a board thin enough that I can go in deep with the tool before it hits the ridge and…"
2 hours ago
Will replied to Andrew . Perkins's discussion Makita hedge trimmer and others
"Wholeheartedly agree with the HSA56 and 86.
Bought last year, best things since sliced bread on the everyday stuff.
only put the petrol cutters in the van if I know I'll be working on tough stuff."
3 hours ago
1st Garden Maintenance replied to Rachel's discussion New - unsure what to quote to start out, pics included
"Over the last year we have concentrated on making our crews more efficient and more profitable, and getting rid of all the time wasting that takes place, plus upgrading our marketing system so its all automatic and run out of our software. The way…"
4 hours ago
1st Garden Maintenance replied to Dylan's discussion Budget 2021
"We need to get purchase a new stock of equipment which we purchase at the beginning of the year to get a bulk discount, which I was going to do this week, but have now delayed it until after the 1st of April."
6 hours ago
1st Garden Maintenance replied to Dylan's discussion Budget 2021
"As far as I am aware, it is fro two years starting from the 1/1/2021."
6 hours ago
Billybop replied to Nigel Rawlins's discussion Electric Vans
"yes their awful no matter what the traditionalists claim, I can't wait to go all electric"
15 hours ago
Kris Baker replied to Nigel Rawlins's discussion Electric Vans
"New Fully Charged video "The Dirty Truth about Combustion Engine Vehicles"
https://youtu.be/mk-LnUYEXuM?t=94"
15 hours ago
paul croskery posted a discussion
HelloJust wondering before I spend my money in the wrong direction is there a pedestrian mower that somebody can recommend that they are happy with. 21 inch or there abouts, non roller. Don't care how heavy it is.Ideally as close a mower as you can…
16 hours ago
John F replied to Dylan's discussion Budget 2021
"It will be good if the benefits are passed on right through the supply chain . 
What shape has the pandemic left the landscaping industry in ? 
Will landscapers need to access grants as well as taking advantage of tax incentives ?"
18 hours ago
Gary Steel and Ben Watson joined Landscape Juice Network
19 hours ago
Vic 575 replied to Dylan's discussion Budget 2021
"It makes it a small window of opportunity for the current tax year. We will all be wanting our new gear between the first of April and the fifth of April for the invoice date to be valid for the 20/21 tax year. I am sure for most of us our machinery…"
21 hours ago
1st Garden Maintenance replied to Dylan's discussion Budget 2021
"The budget is giving you an incentive to purchase to purchase machinery and computer equipment with an extra tax reduction. 
Instead of the normal 100% purchase price being able to set against tax, as from the 1/4/21 it will be 130%.
That works like…"
22 hours ago
1st Garden Maintenance replied to Rachel's discussion New - unsure what to quote to start out, pics included
"I agree with what you say. 
We have just put all our contracts by 5% for the annual increase and we lost one customer who says they can't affrd the extra £2 a fortnight. That customer is the one we are glad to see the back of.
By increasing all our…"
22 hours ago
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Budget 2021

Just wondered if anyone has had time to fully digest the latest budget and its pros and cons to us gardeners  On the face of it  seems positive if you are looking to purchase new mowers and vans etc plus I think he said a tax break for digital / IT…

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