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Perhaps you own or run your own business and need your grounds maintaining or are in a HR department and have been tasked with finding a grounds maintenance contractor to maintain your site(s)?

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Grounds maintenance teams wanted in Islay

Ground Control Ltd is one of the UK.’s most established landscape solutions providers. To develop our “go-above-and-beyond” philosophy whilst ensuring that neighbourhoods flourish, we are looking to immediately expand the commercial grounds…

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Nick Lee posted a discussion
Hi,I am in the middle of a patio job right now & would just like some advice please. From the very beginning of the job I’ve explained once Iv laid hardcore etc and lay the paving slabs not to walk all over it. 3 times I have now come on to site wit…
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Scott H replied to Scott H's discussion Pre Emergent - Granular
"Thanks Gary, I had looked at next year, but only next year with a view to managing the site in a better way - previous contractor refused to work after October and before March - how does that work?
Also spent much time weeding and less time maintai…"
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Scott H replied to Scott H's discussion Pre Emergent - Granular
"Yeah, I am begining to think I may have to push this a bit more, mulch isn't an option on this site, so either we carry on weeding, or we use a chemcial process."
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Scott H replied to Scott H's discussion Pre Emergent - Granular
"Dan the residents seem to have some pathalogical dislike of spraying - no back packs etc. That said, I did push it earlier in the season and they said they may reconsider.  My idea revolved around being able to apply the chemicals but not with a spr…"
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Scott H replied to Scott H's discussion Pre Emergent - Granular
"Bit of flip side on this one Tony, they want to pay for the weeding, we would rather cut back on it and put the time in elsewhere!
It is quite a 'prim and proper' site, they like all the leaves removed and beds spotless, I had thought about mulch ba…"
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joe sheppard replied to John Fulton's discussion Do felled Leylandii roots remain active ?
"It's something I have just come across but would be interested in learning more! I believe some research was being done to add a spore mix to a chain oil for use in forestry work. Good question though whether it could also spread to live trees."
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John Fulton replied to John Fulton's discussion Do felled Leylandii roots remain active ?
"A great idea  could the spores spread to healthy tree's ? 
If spores can be contained thats an amazing suggestion , not sure if it does exist if not it should .
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John Fulton replied to John Fulton's discussion The acceptable level of scarifying
"It could well be a sevice level issue Jack , i totally agree one business to do the full job , I am quite happy to just mow lawns these days , I have done enough lawn repairs over the years , I see lawn specialists as a support service to my busines…"
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 We are suppliers of Walkover Sprayers (Scotland) GREENKEEPER WALKOVER SPRAYER (AZT01) £750 including VatThe Greenkeeper Walkover SprayerThe Greenkeeper Walkover Sprayer is a four wheel, three nozzle sprayer with a 25 litre tank capacity. It has a s…
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