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B*****fence Down!!

Discussion in 'Get it off your chest' started by Tricky13, Aug 11, 2019.

  1. phil.m

    phil.m Donator

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    That's a good idea. My garden is quite long & at the end of the road. All the fences are my responsibility & I always seem to be needing to do something with a fence :facepalm:

    Do you mean this type of thing?


    Good luck with yours @Tricky13 have you tried searching for a local gardener/odd job man?
    My brother has recently started doing this type of work & I think his customers are getting a great deal.
    You might be able to find someone that could work for a day rate with you? You source the panels /posts & get the hired help to do the heavy bits?
    It'll hopefully be cheaper & you can mind your knee.
  2. phil.m

    phil.m Donator

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    @Tricky13, I forgot to mention that my brother only advertises on Facebook & Instagram.
    I'm assuming this is the way it happens? Free & a big audience.
    Also, you'll hopefully be able to see a portfolio of their work :thumb:

    I have seen this kind of thing on gumtree as well. HTH.
  3. weebster

    weebster Busy Member

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    Nr Southampton,hampshire
    Yes thats the panels,you can get them in various lengths and heights but sadly not all from one place
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  4. Tricky13

    Tricky13 Keyboard Hero

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    Kings Lynn
    Well with a lot of help from a friend and a bit of assistance from me the fence is now replaced, new posts and panels which will with the addition of some slats end up about 8' tall which should stop the neighbors kids kicking ball over all the time....couldn't believe it when the morons wife came and asked if the fence was going back on the original boundary...err hello would i go to the trouble of digging out the old posts otherwise...and then later when my friend arrive she only had the cheek to ask him when i had already told her...that's the mentality of them...the moron himself came back home and said to my friend that if he needed any hardcore he had some on the truck and if any was left over he could just dump it on the truck all nice and smiley like he hadn't been a complete **** to us in the past.....shame i am a nice guy other wise i would have replied to her inquiry the same way that her husband to my wife a couple of years ago....

    But my thoughts are the he was trying to play games and wouldn't want to upset my friend who is a 6 foot brick outhouse and would likely take his head off...which i just whish he had...but karma will get him in the end...if not i will save up and hire some serious retribution.

    Anyway i am off to crawl into the bath in the hope that i the heat will calm down the raging sciatica and badly aching knees as i have done way too much had to cancel my dentists appointment tomorrow as i simply wont be able to drive...so some more heavy duty pain killers and off to bed early i think.
    Readie, phil.m and Tadpole like this.

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