Been doing a drive today when a green thumb van pulled up next door. The driver got out got his sprayer out sprayed the front and back lawn got back in his van in less that 10 minutes and off he…Continue
"What is the small print for fast track payment?
On average what length do the other 40% have to wait? Thats just under half your customers are waiting longer! Not good when everyday we loose £120-£150 per day per person over seven days…"
"Email quotes using quickfile.
I don't give to much away in my costing so I don't get ripped by customer.
Keep it simple i.e. 40m2 patio laid with buff colour concrete slabs 450x450cm =£xxxxx
I find if you say 64 slabs but only use…"
"My water proofs came from Mountain Warehouse. Their fishing range. Had them for about a year now and there still good.
Warm kit I use the Dickes all in one suite. But you can sweat balls off sometimes."
"Google a map measure. I have done this before cant think of the program.
May not be excact measurement but will only be a meter or two out.
If I find it I will let you know.
Dont know if google maps does it."
"I get maintenance jobs passed to me from a few green thumb lads. It will be iron sulphate that they sprayed. They have that many customers they have to do it rain or shine. I think it's bad practice to do it in the rain personally. The head…"
"greenthumb out now spraying there winter treatment, (nutragreen4) they don't spray for worms just leathers & chafers, a friend as been working for them for the last 8 months, so get the info, plus price lists lol, makes some interesting…"
"I will be out spraying today Headland Cyren As for time on the job some lawns take less than a couple of minutes to administer the Cyren to.
This does not mean I have rushed the job it means it takes as long as it takes to do the job correct."
"Have to agree with you Dan we shouldn't say anything about the time taken as we all try to do jobs as quick as possible to a high standard so we can get through our work load.
But spraying in the rain does seem a waste of the clients money and…"
"Agree Paul, I wouldn't trust their "expertise" when it comes to more advanced lawn maintenance..... (one of my customers had her lawn scarified in the late autumn making it a terrible mess..to their credit, they admitted their mistake…"
"One client of mine had the offer of a thorough lawn inspection and evaluation by a senior GT technician who was "in her area".
He diagnosed compaction (suggested hollow-tine), a build up of thatch (scarify), significant moss, weeds and…"
Landscape gardener based in Northamptonshire covering Leicestershire and Warwickshire. We provide hard and soft landscaping service, tree work and ground work. We also supply and install garden and commercial play equipment such as swings, climbing frames etc.
Qualifications and/or skills
City and guilds
Number of employees
Consultant, Designer, Landscaper, Lawn Care, Maintenance, Tree Surgeon, Other