"Thank you Mike for your detailed reply and the welcome. I started off quoting each job individually but kept getting the same response from most of the customers that I'm too expensive. At first I took it on the chin but after a while, I…"
"Hi briggs.garys right about the size .the 80 would allow us to get much more use due to nature of sites I do.
Yes I see a few bahia bit are they less superior to the 80 model which I believe is more commercial?"
"Nearly 50 years ago my Dad, who would have been quite a perfectionist, laid a 30m driveway in our front garden, of 3'x2' concrete slabs on a sand bed, pointed with mortar and they lasted for the next 15 years at least. Even today builders…"
"Ashley, welcome and good to hear from you.
There are many definitions of "competitive" and at least one of those implies a race to the bottom on price.
So your definition needs to include with whom you wish to be competitive? The…"
"Having my 2nd little girl born 2 weeks earlier at a diddy 3lbs 4 ors and worried i'd loose business as my no 2 couldn't keep up with it all. He did / doing me proud. Next problem, how do i find another James.....
Lottie - Enjoying some…"
"What are they saying with regard to pointing? I would say that if all of the edges are secured properly and the job is pointed up well then it'll be ok. You can lay slabs on a very weak mortar bed, this would probably just be a bit harder work."