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Sherriff Amenity has confirmed an exclusive supply agreement with Greenaway Amenity to sell market and develop the company’s range of hand-held Controlled Droplet Application (CDA) sprayers and liquid products throughout the UK.

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Ben Carter replied to Dave F's discussion Good value strimmer
"The only thing with the husky and the echo is that the trigger looks like it could catch on something and snap off.  I notice that the latest stihl long reach hedge cutters have the same sort of arrangment.  It may just be me be pedantic.  "
11 minutes ago
paul watson replied to C Powell's discussion Hedge Trimmers
"I bought the hla 85 last year and have been very impressed, almost as good for cutting as the kombi with long reach. Lighter, quieter and no mixing of fuels, elescopic makes it very long. Battery life, I have 2  x ap 200, s and they will go all day…"
25 minutes ago
Tony @SM replied to Dave F's discussion Good value strimmer
"I use Stihl, an FS90. I'm on my 2nd now after 10 years and that's only because the first one was stolen! As ben says, they are easy to service and grease, there's not a lot to go wrong with them and they have none of the problems the larger 4 mix ma…"
1 hour ago
David mcmaster replied to Tony @SM's discussion Weibang Pro48Legacy. Cables
"The drive cable on mine starts to go at the top, just changed it this week and have a spare one for when it goes again. No problems with any other cables as yet its 2 years old now and the drive cable has gone 3 times."
1 hour ago
dan replied to Millie Smith's discussion What to do with an oversized Cherry Laurel?
" I really dislike cherry laurel -- its an absolute thug - it will always dominate an area and win - particularly if its left to its own devices for years and years. The root system sucks all mositure from the direct surrounding area making it hard t…"
1 hour ago
C Powell posted a discussion
Hi AllLooking at getting a long reach hedge trimmer. Undecided whether to go for Petrol or elec (battery) The battery one I had been looking at was the Stihl HLA 85 Cordless long reach. Has anybody had any experince of these..?Thanks Chris 
2 hours ago
John F replied to Gary RK's discussion Re-edging with wood along a curved gravel path
"Tannalised rail yields to form curves to some extent but curving  planks would be a different matter . 
The treated wood used years ago would probably be more enduring in contact with the soil than todays timber . 
I have achieved some timber longev…"
3 hours ago
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3 hours ago
Millie Smith replied to Millie Smith's discussion What to do with an oversized Cherry Laurel?
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6 hours ago
Millie Smith posted a discussion
I have recently taken on a garden with two massive cherry laurel (Prunus laurocerasus). They are approximately 8m tall and have 2-3 main trunks each. Client keen to retain them to keep privacy, but they are so dominating and its a dark barren wastel…
6 hours ago
dan replied to Dave F's discussion Good value strimmer
"in the £300 and under bracket i think the Husky 520RJX is the best value for money compared to power and low vibrations -- same power as the Sthil FS90 but half the vibrations and £100 less -- ignore th retail price -- most dealer will do for around…"
10 hours ago
Tony @SM replied to Tony @SM's discussion Weibang Pro48Legacy. Cables
"Thanks for the replies, guys. I'm ordering a new cable when they open at 9. We'll see if they charge or not. Re warranties, I'm not sure what is or isnt covered and I'm not sure I think it's a great service. As Graham says, servicing to keep the war…"
10 hours ago
Ben Carter replied to Dave F's discussion Good value strimmer
"I'd buy Stihl, husky or echo.  No point in buying cheap stuff its false economy!"
20 hours ago
David Benson replied to Gary RK's discussion Re-edging with wood along a curved gravel path
"gary could you get away with composit/plastic wood effect decking boards "
20 hours ago
Andrew Booth posted a discussion
I am selling  the above lawn mower on EBay it’s hardly been used as I have two other mowers. If anyone is interested feel free to email me. 
21 hours ago
PGM replied to Tony @SM's discussion Weibang Pro48Legacy. Cables
"For me i'd say yes they are worth it. I had the Weibang for almost 3 seasons and enjoyed the peace of mind it gave me in case anything major went wrong. Yes the 2 services I paid for were reasonably expensive, but then my mate had a pro lawnflite on…"
21 hours ago
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Hedge Trimmers

Hi All Looking at getting a long reach hedge trimmer. Undecided whether to go for Petrol or elec (battery) The battery one I had been looking at was the Stihl HLA 85 Cordless long reach. Has anybody had any experince of these..? Thanks   Chris  

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