find (32)

A quotation website specifically for resin surfacing,resin bonded aggregates and resin bound gravels.

Enabling customers to get a quote from a local contractor,enabling customers to see more examples of work without travelling to far,quotaions at more

Read more…

Open forum activity

David Benson replied to James's discussion Clearing weeds/plants on stones
"look like it wants a total clear and start again from scratch but they will expect you to hand weed for £50 and expect it looking like new "
6 minutes ago
Billybop replied to Stephen r Brook-Smith's discussion Anyone know the name of this please??
"any close up pics of the bush"
1 hour ago
Dave Colton replied to Stephen r Brook-Smith's discussion Anyone know the name of this please??
"Looks like euonymus to me."
1 hour ago
Jonathan Davidson replied to Stephen r Brook-Smith's discussion Anyone know the name of this please??
"Euonymus japonicus??"
1 hour ago
Stephen r Brook-Smith posted a discussion
2 hours ago
James replied to James's discussion Clearing weeds/plants on stones
"Thanks Adam. Looks like the never ending, thankless task is going to be my only option at the moment. Maybe use roundup on the area in spring time once all the seeds start to grow"
2 hours ago
James replied to James's discussion Clearing weeds/plants on stones
"Thanks Ian.  Yes it's going to be a tough job weeding through the stones. I think the customer wants to keep the original stones and work around it"
2 hours ago
James replied to James's discussion Clearing weeds/plants on stones
"No Mark I haven't discussed costs yet. I do get the impression that they would rather me hand weed than use weedkill but I would much rather use weedkill"
5 hours ago
James replied to James's discussion Clearing weeds/plants on stones
"Good point Dave I have thought of this but unfortunately don't own the attachment "
5 hours ago
James replied to James's discussion Clearing weeds/plants on stones
"Yes I think they are Japanese anemones "
5 hours ago
James replied to James's discussion Clearing weeds/plants on stones
"Yes I did notice some membrane showing up towards the house but couldn't see any near the path"
5 hours ago
Ian Harvey replied to James's discussion Clearing weeds/plants on stones
"First thing is to establish whether there is a membrane under the stones. Then ask the customer what they want as a preferred finish. Do they want to keep the existing stones, replace with new stones on top, do they want to keep any of the plants,…"
5 hours ago
Adam Pilgrim replied to James's discussion Clearing weeds/plants on stones
" As said by others - all depends what the clients want to pay for and if you want/need the job.
Clients are unlikely to want to pay a good rate for handweeding that sort of thing and there is doubltess a massive bank of seeds in the muddy gravel…"
5 hours ago
Fusion Media posted a blog post
Graham Wickes, owner of Lawn Doctor (Essex) LTD, has praised the quality of Limagrain UK’s grass seed after seeing phenomenal results across a variety of lawn and sports turf projects. Graham started his career in greenkeeping and while working at…
5 hours ago
mark bayley replied to James's discussion Clearing weeds/plants on stones
"Have you discussed costs with the client, yet? I usually make a point of saying "well hand weeding is a very labourious job, which is reflected in the price, which is £xxx, or we can treat with Roundup at a reduced cost of £xx, but the choice is…"
5 hours ago
Dave Colton replied to James's discussion Clearing weeds/plants on stones
"If you have a Stihl kombi engine the RG-KM attachment is very good in gravel then rake debris off the top, it cuts the weeds through the gravel not throwing it everywhere.
 "
10 hours ago
More…