"Hi Richard, Im mainly into garden maintenance during the growing season, as im flat out with that i dont do much landscaping until the winter months. ive got a fiat scudo van which ive got shelved out in plywood and its more than adequate for my…"
"Ha Cool Richard, I am glad you are doing your RHS, I wish you every success.Its refreshing to see someone who is studying before taking the plunge, too many people star with no clue what they are doing. I did and paid the price.
A cheap to run van…"
"I was raised on imperial - long live metric! Not only is imperial complicated and out of step with the rest of the world, the names are made to confuse - UK and USA measurements have the same names but state different quantities in fact.
"as a child of the very early 70s I use both. parts of the imperial befuddle me, but its all second nature to interchange between them. even the young guys that work with me do. The problem is the building industry is standardised on the old basis of…"
"A van's fine on the driveway. If you have a Iveco Daily Very Long Wheelbase. Or one of the other huge vans then it will look ridiculous. But you need to decide if you do actually need a van that size. I currently use a Vauxhall Combo which is a…"
"Thanks Robert - i'm no expert (yet) but have reasonable plant knowledge and a fair bit of hands on experience and currently working my way through the RHS levels.
My post was about recommendations for vehicles so i can estimate costs for my…"
And welcome to the site!
We have run both pickup and van, but for us as a tool suppler the van works better for us. However the pickup's look better! IMO
Anyway look forward to reading your posts on your new venture!!