Cats are the bane of gardening, I always, always wear gloves and have several pairs with me, just in case. Usually you can smell the stuff before you put your hand it! Dog poo is as bad! Probably worse is if you strim it...
I was aware of…"
I've found that the best thing to do now is to sound out potential clients on the phone, as I get enquiries by email and text, and email them my terms before I meet them so they should be aware. For those within 10 miles of where I…"
"Hi Chris, yes, I think it's possible. I'm increasingly asked to do planting plans rather than full garden design. I prefer to be able to observe a garden for while rather than rip everything out straight off. A lot of things can be reused…"
"I agree with Claire.
I usually source plants for clients as well and quite often plant them out too. It's rare that I can get most plants from one nursery and always get an availability list from several wholesalers and visit nurseries…"
Are you final year? Wow! seems like so long ago now...
I'm pretty busy, doing mostly planting plans oddly enough lol! I find this site great for all sorts of stuff, even just knowing someone else has similar ups and downs as well as…"
Good to see someone else in Co. Down on the LJN site. I find it very useful at times and very often more entertaining than the tv. I saw a piece of your HNC design work at college today and joked with Joanna Twaddle that i might ask…"
Agree with you that most clients will not pay for that level of detail, I can only imagine if they have huge budget, most blanche at modest fees for basic design. I've been asked by my RCO to do the project appraisal this year, I…"
Good to see someone else in Co. Down on the LJN site. I find it very useful at times and very often more entertaining than the tv. I saw a piece of your HNC design work at college today and joked with Joanna Twaddle that i might ask you to do my planting scheme for my final assignment. Hope you are busy!
I have just written a blog entry on LJN that may be of interest to you.
If you produce "hand-drawn" designs / 2D only CAD drawings and would like to offer your Clients Professional, Budget, 3D SketchUp Photorealistic Renders / Artistic Impressions based of your designs (with a quick turn-around) then please read my Blog entry: