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Autumn lawn scarifying around Glasgow

The wind and rain may put some people off but Dan Frazer Gardening is out every day mowing, trimming, and at this time of year, scarifying and treating moss in lawns all over central Scotland.

 

Our method is a thorough one and greatly benefits the law

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A recent school grounds seminar held at Charterhouse in Surrey has been hailed a huge success by all who attended.

The event attracted over 50 delegates from all levels as several topical issues were explored and discussed. Supported by…

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Nathan Scott posted a discussion
Outdoor entertainment is what people are very fond of in their free time or holiday season. Outdoor fireplace is a wonderful way to deal with outdoor entertainment. One can get an outdoor fireplace in their gardens, cabinets etc. It is easy to get i…
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mark thomas replied to mark thomas's discussion Commercial grass cutting
"Thanks for reply vic...i only do domestic and state to them 
grass cutting resumes April 1st onwards but do cut till
till end of October....sometimes i think I start a little late and should  start earlier to gain more profit.....
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9 hours ago
Vic 575 replied to mark thomas's discussion Commercial grass cutting
"In a normal year here in north Derbyshire then mid/late March to end of October/early November.
It varies. A few years ago we had a really bitterly cold March into early April, which delayed the start on a few jobs.
I mowed until 14th November 2018.…"
10 hours ago
Vic 575 replied to Vic 575's discussion Hand mower technical question
"Could be either. I will have to have a much closer and longer look to see any signs of where the spring has worn where it attaches."
10 hours ago
Glen Stillman replied to Greg Francis's discussion New Hayter harrier 56 pro
"Any feedback after a season using the new hayters? "
13 hours ago
Dave Colton replied to Vic 575's discussion Hand mower technical question
"Does it fit between 41 to give the height adjust some tension?"
14 hours ago
Adam Woods replied to Gary's discussion That extra day ....
"My rates double for weekend work, whether its an extra day or not ..... Needless to say, I dont work many weekends :)"
14 hours ago
Gary posted a discussion
It’s 2020 and we ‘get’ an extra day this year.....
Yep, Saturday 29th February is technically a ‘Freebie’.
What to do with it - Take it off ? Get out and use it ? Explore ? Save it ? Learn or do something new ? Treat someone to a surprise ?
Whatever…
15 hours ago
Andrew Betteridge replied to Mr Chris Warwick's discussion Help with quote commercial gardening
"Can I suggest you pay the money to join the BOG, you would do a lot better posting stuff like this in there.
Andy"
17 hours ago
Mr Chris Warwick replied to Mr Chris Warwick's discussion Help with quote commercial gardening
"Thank you for the advice I'm looking at giving them a quote for £8500 "
18 hours ago
Vic 575 replied to Mr Chris Warwick's discussion Help with quote commercial gardening

The job looks to be quite small actually. There seems to be very little grass to mow for example. It should therefore be quite easy to price. What I would do first is measure the grassed areas. Once you know how many square metres you can easily c…"
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Mr Chris Warwick replied to Mr Chris Warwick's discussion Help with quote commercial gardening
"Out of curiosity what would you charge per year if you was to price it. The payments are monthly as one twelfth of the annual quote ."
21 hours ago
Adam Pilgrim replied to Mr Chris Warwick's discussion Help with quote commercial gardening
"Nobody can tell you what you SHOULD charge. You need to work out what it will cost you to do the work, then how much profit you want to make out if the job. Some will charge more or less than others, I know of companies that charge an extremely low…"
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John F replied to John F's discussion Turf Cutters
"A good point Gary Thanks "
22 hours ago
Mr Chris Warwick posted a discussion
Hi everyone I have been given the opportunity to give a quote for my first ever commercial job. I can do the job no problem but pricing is a big issue as I usually price up small jobs local gardens etc.If you can give me a guide on what you would ch…
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Outdoor Fireplace Houston

Outdoor entertainment is what people are very fond of in their free time or holiday season. Outdoor fireplace is a wonderful way to deal with outdoor entertainment. One can get an outdoor fireplace in their gardens, cabinets etc. It is easy to get…

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That extra day ....

It’s 2020 and we ‘get’ an extra day this year..... Yep, Saturday 29th February is technically a ‘Freebie’. What to do with it - Take it off ? Get out and use it ? Explore ? Save it ? Learn or do something new ? Treat someone to a surprise ? Whatever…

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