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I just landed a huge job in Deep Creek / Oakland area Maryland, looking for some local suppliers that way...called a few but looking for some good to know info for the area. Redoing existing beds , extending and creating new beds, 3 flagstone patio walk ways, 18 yards mulch and planting. Thanks brotha's Skoal brotha!
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I hope someone from the forum contacts you.

Congratulations on this new job! Keep us posted on how it all goes!
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Will do Steve thank you!
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W finished the job in 3 days. 17 yards of mulch, 14 ton topsoil, 72 new plants, 3 flagstone walkways, and some golf. Very proud of my guys!










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nice very, very sharp good for u buddy.
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WOW What a nice job!

Were there any interesting elements of this job that taught you something new you could share?
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Nice job. I like the curved bed by the walk in the 2nd picture. I love doing that stuff. One question..it looks like those 2 little cedars or boxwoods are right on the edge of the garden. Maybe an optical illusion from the picture?? Anyway looks really nice man.
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Thanks Wat! Those boxwoods are about 2ft off the edge..just the angle of the pic. And Steve, when doing an out of state job, take into account if it is red dirt/ clay or not. We had a hell of a time with that stuff...nothing like Pittsburghs dirt, and they charge more per yard of topsoil! Also...keep In mind that each state had different animals!!! We had to leave thursday morning so we spent a good bit of wed night into Thursday morning working and a Black Bear rolled up on us! Like a gazelle I was outta there! Play dead my a** . and don't count on other landscape companies to follow through with their word! I had set up a delivery with another company to deliver flagstone...long story short he never showed up ..you know " ahh Im not gonna deal with this guy and his $300 bucks when I can get this other $1000 job finished kind of scenario. Everything went smooth. Only issues I had was that I blew a hole in my finger working with the mortar on the flagstone.
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How did that happen? From repetitive motion of mixing it or something?
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