"If a landscaper simply salami-slices 10% off the job total then they are going to come unstuck on materials for a like for like job. Or cut corners to make end meet. Either way they are cutting their own throat. (And heaven help them if the orginal…"
"I enquired about getting a lower tier licence. I was told that I don't need an upper tier because I am only green waste but they are not issueing these until December. However as discussed above you can't get onto a Council transferstation…"
"But if you employed a designer as one of your staff you would want to charge for their time wouldn't you? Otherwise they would be a drag on your bottom line.
You wouldn't expect to give away the time of a brickie or paver so why do you…"
"I think there is very much a North South divide in the UK on "gardeners, garden designers and garden landscapers" and as a result of this different marketing works differently in differing areas. We are in Mansfield Nottinghamshire and can…"
"I don't look for leads on Freeindex as I have good quality work gained from the website, but do feel for people with certain types of business that struggle to get good landscaping work when members of the public have the perception that this…"
I hadn't seen your latest posting above before starting a new thread about the exact same request for quoting on this 'job'. And Boyd and I were neck and neck on posting about it too!
Anyway, as detailed elsewhere, freeindex has…"
"Was just going to put that on when i saw you had beat me to it Dan.
I have had 2 jobs from it one a brilluant regular now that i have done maintenance for as well as build 21m of fencing but most seem to be like the above mentioned by Dan here in…"
"This is the latest job I have seen posted on freeindex in my area:
"Lay paving slabs for garden approx area 10 x 7m. Budget for job under £100. Slabs have to be carried through house as there is no access through garden. This to be…"
"If you work on a highway etc you can apply for drawings from the utility companies. It can take months for these to arrive and some have the warning that they may not show all the services of the actual route can be several metres from the indicated…"
"I am on Freeindex only ever had one enquiry but what a hell of a good enquiry. I am now the preferred company for a massive facilities management company which started a month ago. Ive now had a couple of good jobs out of them and currently doing…"
"Yeah I use FI, got a fair bit of work through it, good that you can embed the reviews on your website with a widget and the more reviews you get the higher up you appear in their search and as it's free why the heck not..."