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Marshalls Cobbletech Driveway

 

The Marshalls Cobbletech paving system is proving popular with our customers. Many people are interested in this new product as it looks fantastic when laid.

 

We are now on our second cobbletech driveway which is being c

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Buzz before the show

There’s just 4 days to go to Southport Flower Show and I can’t wait!As a garden designer there’s part of me that can’t help wishing I was doing a garden at this year’s show. But then commonsense kicks in and reminds me I’ve enough on my plate with th
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Open forum activity

Billybop replied to Paul Doyle's discussion Whats the best screw type.
"Crikey they must have a large specimen of Cortaderia selloana in the front garden I bet"
9 seconds ago
Luke brooks replied to Paul Doyle's discussion Whats the best screw type.
"They are swingers !"
3 minutes ago
Billybop replied to Paul Doyle's discussion Whats the best screw type.
"is he French lol"
5 minutes ago
Luke brooks replied to Paul Doyle's discussion Whats the best screw type.
"The best screw is Jean at number 37"
27 minutes ago
Jamie Booth replied to Jamie Booth's discussion Hollow tine aerators.
"Glad to hear that you are pleased with the machine. Thanks for your reply. "
2 hours ago
Nick @ NM Garden Services Ltd replied to Paul Doyle's discussion Whats the best screw type.
"Be prepared to use 2 for every hole and make sure you don't put them through the side of the van!!"
2 hours ago
Paul Doyle replied to Paul Doyle's discussion Whats the best screw type.
"Thanks a million Nick!!"
2 hours ago
Nick @ NM Garden Services Ltd replied to Paul Doyle's discussion Whats the best screw type.
"Tek Screws if you wanted to attach to the framework of the vans - https://www.screwfix.com/c/screws-nails-fixings/self-drilling-screw...
We weld together a framework out of 20mm box section and then make ply shelves to fit. Takes around 2 man days…"
3 hours ago
Paul Doyle posted a discussion
Morning All,Is there an ideal screw for attaching shelving of any kind to the plywood lining in vans??Best Paul 
10 hours ago
Tim Bucknall replied to Jamie Booth's discussion Hollow tine aerators.
"We've had a Camon LA25  for a couple of years, and very pleased with it.  As others have said, we run the scarifier over for a last run after aerating, breaks the cores into topdressing."
12 hours ago
Tim Bucknall replied to Rob Davies's discussion Spanish Bluebells
"Burning will just take the tops off and do no more than hoeing, but with more noise, danger and CO2.
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12 hours ago
Kris Baker replied to Andrew . Perkins's discussion Do battery powered tools justify the cost ?
"One cost to consider is the time spent at the forecourt filling up cans, and queueing to pay,  and maybe having to detour to get to a forecourt, compared to the convenience of plugging in battery charger at home."
22 hours ago
Henry Voice replied to Gary @ Landscape Juice Network's discussion Directory of landscape/gardening/maintenance based software apps
"Hi Gary,
I'd like to add one to the mix that I've recently come across called Custom Quoter. It seems to be a complete tool for businesses in general. 
You can create quotes and estimates and your general business management tasks all in one place. …"
23 hours ago
Henry Voice replied to Henry Voice's discussion STIHL professional user event
"Thanks Darren, it's noted 😊"
23 hours ago
John F replied to Sean Clarke's discussion Spring lawn renovation
"Two attempts at re seeding a lawn , customer keeping up to the watering but nothing happening my guess its still too cold here in the North for the seed to germinate . 
Also a shortage of topsoil , only Two pallets per supplier apparently . And now…"
yesterday
Darren Walters replied to Henry Voice's discussion STIHL professional user event
"I would be interested on behalf of my business "Rain-or-Shine Garden & Grounds" please Henry"
yesterday
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Fencing type?

Hi everyone, apologies for what may be a simple question but does this type of fencing have a name??I'm not a fan but customer is keen to replicate this however I'm having difficulty sourcing these "boards"Any help appreciated! 

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Spring lawn renovation

Whilst this lovely dry sunny weather is a pleasure to work and relax it, we could really do with a spot of rain! I've renovated 6 lawns over the past month - scarify, aerate, top-dress and overseed - not cheap for the customers and they all have…

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6 Replies · Reply by John F yesterday
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