I was busy working away today when the phone went and again it was Capital On Tap.After politely explaining I didn't need finance and requesting to be removed from their system this was now the third time they'd contacted me.Am I alone or have…See More
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"I agree Gary, you do have to 'drive it' and not everyone will be convinced. The thing is a lot of clients are already helping the environment and wildlife but do not realise it. When this is pointed out to them they are more open to…"
"Im as open to eco change as the next guy, but in 10 years of operating i havent yet been approached by Any new or existing client about adopting an eco friendly approach to their garden, so one has to be a self starter in doing so i suppose. Many…"
"Hi Austin, its correct as mentioned by other members that the hour it supposedly takes the client is more than likely not true. Have a look at the job from every angle, if theres an inconspicuous telephone line skimming the top that you dont notice,…"
"James makes a good point: you only learn by experience, and I'm sure we all still make mistakes in judging how long a job will take!
My only concern would be whether you go in so cheap you might be stuck with a repeat job that's too low,…"
"When pricing also just pay attention to what is beneath the hedge, some plants don't want your waste from cutting landing on them and breaking them.
whilst on the plants beneath front, it takes a lot longer to clear up than paving or lawn.