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West Midlands Landscapes strives to make having a new driveway installed as an enjoyable experience as possible,for some the process of choosing a blockpaving contractor and having their driveway ripped up and relayed can be a daunting prospect to sa

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59 minutes ago
Brian's Garden Maintenance replied to Brian's Garden Maintenance's discussion Spraying long grass
"What weedkiller would you use for it please? Dose the weedkiller go off if part use at all, please?"
1 hour ago
Richard Shelton replied to James ODonnell's discussion Weedkilllers
"It was verbally Gary. Though from your answer, it would seem to me there should not be any confusion - either you need certification or you don't eh?
Thanks again, Richard"
4 hours ago
Gary @ Landscape Juice Network replied to James ODonnell's discussion Weedkilllers
"Was that advice taken from a post on LJN, if so let me know where I can/will follow it up to clarify?
If verbally, maybe some confusion as what was being asked / answered by either party existed ?
If I am wrong, I've totally misunderstood the need…"
4 hours ago
Richard Shelton replied to James ODonnell's discussion Weedkilllers
"Thanks Gary RK,
Interestingly, the latest bit of advice we got on this subject, came direct from one of the professional suppliers of weed killers that comments on this site. Who knew that 'old wives' existed even there?
However... point most…"
5 hours ago
Gary RK replied to James ODonnell's discussion Weedkilllers
"I can think of no exception of the PA1/PA6 etc licensing for ANY business where you are applying pesticides with a MAPP no. as part of service to a 3rd party - whether you are making a profit or not, nor charging or not. 
The only loophole was…"
7 hours ago
Peter Cermak replied to James ODonnell's discussion Weedkilllers
"We used roundup after explaining things to customers. You have a reply from weedcontrol and I can highly recommend them as we used their services when I was still fit and running my company. You could try a weed burner. We bought one from Amazon or…"
8 hours ago
Richard Shelton replied to James ODonnell's discussion Weedkilllers
"I would like to add an additional question to Jame's...
We use Round-Up Provantage. We don't specifically do it for profit (though the cost is built into our service of course), and we only use a 7L pressure sprayer to apply it in accord with the…"
8 hours ago
John Ryan replied to Jane Harries's discussion How to construct a curvy wall...
"This could easily be built using a soft style stock brick. You would roughly cut the brickwork to the shape required and then shape with plaster. For the corbels you can lay bricks sideways overlapping the main structure and then smooth out with…"
9 hours ago
Adam Woods replied to Gary RK's discussion Value your time ....
"Like"
12 hours ago
Billybop replied to Brian's Garden Maintenance's discussion Spraying long grass
"yes that's not necessarily the way I would do it, I think these people didnt have a strimmer so they put the cloth over the vegetation which was 3 foot tall and pegged it down at the edges! After a few days all the grasses and weeds underneath…"
23 hours ago
Brian's Garden Maintenance replied to Brian's Garden Maintenance's discussion Spraying long grass
"Thanks for your help, Dave :-) I do this way the other problem is it got a slop in there so I have to be careful!
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Brian's Garden Maintenance replied to Brian's Garden Maintenance's discussion Spraying long grass
"Thanks for the advice David I do it that way! :-)
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yesterday
Brian's Garden Maintenance replied to Brian's Garden Maintenance's discussion Spraying long grass
"Thanks for the help Billybop The problem is the client got the sheeting and I bet it not that heavy duty enough?
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yesterday
Vic 575 replied to Gary RK's discussion Value your time ....
"Amen"
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Not mine, but this little 'story' sent to me via SM and so relevant :
A customer asked a contractor how much it would cost to do this project.
The contractor gave him a quote: £4500
The customer responded: That’s seems really high.
The contractor…
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Value your time ....

Not mine, but this little 'story' sent to me via SM and so relevant : A customer asked a contractor how much it would cost to do this project. The contractor gave him a quote: £4500 The customer responded: That’s seems really high. The contractor…

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