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Several months ago, ANP Services Spalding was entered into the local business accelerators campaign, which is aimed at helping 'up and coming' small local business to succeed by giving them access to free mentoring from a variety of sources and adver

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The contents of this page shows, Paving, Patio, Radius cuts,  Hard Landscaping, Landscaper,  Contemporary Garden Design, Artificial Lawn, Artificial Grass, Devon, Tobermore.

 

THIS PROJECT IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION, CLICK HERE TO VIEW DAYS 20-21 IMAGES.

Day

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In noise sensitive areas consideration must be given to the distraction and annoyance caused by contractors using petrol powered machinery.  In this instance  a company such as Eco Garden maintenance may be utilised to undertake garden and landscape

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Whether you carry out your own gardening, or employ a gardener or have a contract with a garden maintenance business, ALL gardens create waste - this is an undeniable FACT.

So what can you do with this waste?

Larger gardens may find it easy to deal wit

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Marshalls SW Regional award winner 2012

I am extremely humble that my garden design and landscaping practice,  Jackson's Landscape Design, Newton Abbot, Devon are awarded the Marshalls South west regional award winner 2012, for the most creative use o

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THIS PROJECT IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION, CLICK HERE TO VIEW DAYS 6 - 10 IMAGES.

 

 Day 11

Gazebo and tools moved from sub base area so the intricate paving detail can be sprayed on the ground, all measurements and diameters are noted and loaded into CAD soft

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A very warm welcome to one and all

Welcome to the daily blog of Jackson’s Landscape Design, JLD, the home of quality garden design Devon, landscaping and rammed earth garden structures, this blog will show you the daily life of our garden build up, th

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Hi Folks

For those who don't know me, I'm David Beasley and I'm an experienced Garden Designer, 3D Visualiser and Landscaper. On LJN I have written the popular Blog Post Quick Method Of Producing First SketchUp Drawing/Design and started the Group Goo

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 Looking back over the year's projects.


As we sit here reflecting over the busiest year yet! Our minds keeps coming back to all the many projects that the team have done and are doing. 
The weather has really made a difference to how people have used

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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

Donald, Steve Dolling and Alex Farrar joined Landscape Juice Network
8 hours ago
Scott Rawlins replied to John F's discussion Situation With Box Blight ?
"I'm near Heathrow, I used to get Blight and Box Catepillar regular until i started to take a pro active course of action rather than reactive.
For me the TopBuxus products have worked fantastic, I use their Xentari mixed in the same sprayer as their…"
15 hours ago
John kirby replied to James's discussion What is average cost for mowing a garden?
"£1 min small lawn with no waste,( green bin) to £25-35 . Larger areas £30 min hr if not more depending on height of grass . 2 feet high be alot more expensive than weekly cuts . "
17 hours ago
Premier Eastleigh Gardens & Lawn Care replied to James's discussion What is average cost for mowing a garden?
"doesn't say £60 per hour but that charge per minute basis is achievable - down to marketplace and clients & everyones different. that business model is similar to window cleaning , hair cutting etc. different business approach - different machinery…"
17 hours ago
Garden Angel replied to James's discussion What is average cost for mowing a garden?
"£60 an hour? Where do you work? I can't see any of our clients paying that unless it's estate work. "
17 hours ago
Garden Angel replied to James's discussion What is average cost for mowing a garden?
"We charge £20 per house, per skilled person. 
So it probably equates similar. 
We do not use strimmer as it damages edges, curves the cut edge of the bed. 
So many clients have complained their previous gardens have increased the bed size with…"
17 hours ago
Garden Angel replied to John F's discussion Situation With Box Blight ?
"This wouldn't stop reinfection though? 
Not sure if invest in something like this. Don't need to drag extra kit around around, plus you need a power source.
Just thought also, I can't see that tools spread the moth eggs. I haven't noticed anything…"
17 hours ago
Kris Baker replied to John F's discussion Situation With Box Blight ?
":)"
18 hours ago
Garden Angel replied to John F's discussion Situation With Box Blight ?
"I was skimming wondering why no one had come across these methods. My Italian wholesaler advised what to do a few years back. "
18 hours ago
John F replied to John F's discussion Situation With Box Blight ?
"No need to leave clippings you can get various clipping tarps designed for box and similar which fit snugly around the base .
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19 hours ago
Si Al replied to John F's discussion Situation With Box Blight ?
"I think they disinfect the tools not the plant?"
19 hours ago
Garden Angel replied to John F's discussion Situation With Box Blight ?
"The flies are likely to be whitefly, they've been swarming everywhere. I'm struggling to control this outbreak. They've been damaging everything, even conifer. 
The box moth is a white cream colour, their caterpillar are easy to spot, they get very…"
20 hours ago
Garden Angel replied to John F's discussion Situation With Box Blight ?
"Hi, 
A bit surprised that someone would douse plants with jeyes fuild. 
We've had it in Hertfordshire for a few years now. We use garlic concentrate and neem oil between March and October.
We've not lost a single specimen.
The damaged ones had dead…"
20 hours ago
Si Al replied to John F's discussion Situation With Box Blight ?
"2nd year of signs in Oxfordshire. Annoyingly property on top of hill, so windy, no irrigation used and not imported from new stock. However clippings used not to get removed from floor.
Disinfectant with Jeys fluid regularly and now collect…"
20 hours ago
Adam Pilgrim replied to John F's discussion Adverse weather management
"Our customers generally appreciate that we will make a judgement call on wheter it is safe or practical to work in their gardens. IE today its not and other days this week werent great either.
If a date has been arranged specifically, then they will…"
20 hours ago
John F posted a discussion
On this snowy wet morning and mixed weather forecast ahead it got me thinking How do others manage their work schedule during prolonged spells of adverse weather ? Do you still contact customers to point out the bad weather and re schedule or take…
21 hours ago
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Any advice?

A client has asked us to buy a specimen shrub - he's fallen for one that is basically going to cost the best part of £1000 by the time we get it to Wiltshire. It is to replace one that has been killed by the previous gardeners pruning it in the…

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