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roseyweb

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About roseyweb

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    Trees!

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  1. Who did you buy it from, been wanting a Demo in one of them and not getting anywhere with dealers
  2. The neighbours behind our yard have a dog kennels and burn the hair from the grooming parlour, that is a rank smell which stains everything it touches. thats a worthy complaint, can’t see how people don’t like the smell of a log burner I love it
  3. roseyweb

    day rates

    FYI I really good but boring exercise to do is work out your raw costs, it’s easy for subbies but for Paye staff when you add up wages pension ppe, and divide it by working days in a year you’ll get a figure of how much per man you need to make
  4. roseyweb

    day rates

    Going in cheap is one if the worse things not you can do, it’s rookie and companies will know it, they’ll feast on your cheap rate and bin you the moment you sneak it up. Made that mistake take years ago. strangley some of the large and established companies this way have started it and not just the new daddy bought my kit new companies
  5. Ended up getting a 66 plate for 13k forgot how lovely the new trannies are to drive, as someone smashed up my ranger it’s currently my daily
  6. If your towing a caravan horse box etc your fine trying to say you’re moving a digger to do your allotment is a hard sell
  7. Yes ford ranger towing a 3 tonner
  8. I have a fine and court appearance to prove cars need tachos if towing more than 100k from base
  9. I’ve never really seen a tree and thought that needs a specialist dismantler, kind of think dismantles are the easiest end of tree work even big ones with rigging. Dismantled plenty of monsters over buildings etc Loooked are plenty of reductions and thought I do not have the eye or patience to make that look beautiful
  10. Some really nice 7.5 tonnes for little money about at the moment, don’t understand why ,more don’t do it. i have a 11 tonner which looks like a 7.5 but has a crane and can take about 5 tonne.
  11. Welcome to the club, what size are you thinking of getting?
  12. Been trying to get a new double cab transit lately as everyone we have had so far has been a money pit so looking to peel the plastic of a new one and live in Warranty bliss. Cant get a a sensible price, ford dealer didn’t want to give a price after much hassle got one for around £30k internet and people in pub talk of prices closer to £22k are ford trying to rob me? what have people paid
  13. Sorry I wasn’t having a dig. I actually think it’s great bit of kit, it was a dig at my own poverty. especially great bit of kit were there’s no drop zone in urban areas I’d imagine

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