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    I was a bit peeved when it happened initially, but just price it in on quotes to building firms now. Accountant gets all the cis vouchers and calculates what’s been paid so in effect the tax bill at year end is a bit lower 👍
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    how much do tree surgeons earn

    I’m with you on this Mick!
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    I use wax or 2/3coats gloss paint, many recommend pva glue and I store anything for turning a minimum 3 years in outbuildings with airflow
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    Xmas party 🥳

    Solo workers night out not much fun! December always too busy working on the doors till 3am fri/sat so the doorfirm Christmas night out is in January when it’s quieter.
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    Theiving idiots **** *****'s

    Bulldog or similar wheel clamp, hitch lock, security chain round axle through a recessed ring in concrete right underneath to make access harder - all these will at least make it more difficult for them and the noise should wake you! glad they didn’t get away with it, thieving scum!!!!
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    Arb Body

    That looks really smart - nice job 👍
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    The who can get most outraged at bad treework thread.

    To be fair I know that this is what the customer asked for, but wtf!!!
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    Making the news today....

    Spot on!
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    Working close to railway

    I’d guess it will depend on the size? Someone much more qualified than me will be along soon to advise!
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    Garden Shredder

    Have a read through the wee chipper club thread on here. All depends on how much you need to process and your budget
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    Post an image of your stove

    Narvik - nothing special but does the job 👍
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    Making the news today....

    In what?
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    Hawthorn prick

    This! Don’t wait for the redline going up your arm
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    Tip site for chip needed near Chelmsford please

    Yeah the traffic in Chelmsford pretty crap at the mo. I’ll look into lovedown farm, cheers!


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