"With the market as it is EH will have many qualified gardeners applying for this position simply to pay the bills. It would not surprise me if many applicants for this 'entry level job' are turned down due to 'lack of…"
"Think your under charging. Think about how many man hours its going to take you to strim and bag weeds and take through house, how many bags / buckets of soil you are going to have to carry through house to get area level and soil you will have to…"
"I see my job as being in the same pay bracket as a skilled builder, carpenter or plumber. I charge the same as one of these skilled trades, even more if I am managing a big project. I think a lot of gardeners out there are underselling themselves…"
Is thereany hard landscapers in N London or its environs that I can pass work on to. Coming from a building background I don't know anyone nearby that I'd feel confident passing a customer on to. I'm not doing any more quotes for this season but at…See More
"yup, if the politicians really thought burglary, theft, robbery and the rest were a problem, it would get dealt with - a lowlife broke into a friends garage, nicked his bike (and did half a dozen other garages in the same street on the same night).…"
"I have used the weaker mixes, 8:1 for light coloured sandstone where yu sometimes get the grey of the cement coming up through them. I use plasticiser as well as SBR in the mix itself, gives a creamier mortar. Also have been trying out Hydra lime as…"