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Old 07-03-2013, 06:10 PM
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Always have and always will. I hate wavy mulch.

Every large companies does it. I have a plastic rake with the ends cut off to pat it down

Definitely don't tamp it though
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Old 07-03-2013, 06:14 PM
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This practice is used around boarders and is the correct way. It locks in the mulch and keeps it from moving.
What did I spell wrong? Maybe I used the wrong word.....
Does this guy take everything offensive............Really.
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Old 07-03-2013, 06:20 PM
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What did I spell wrong? Maybe I used the wrong word.....
Does this guy take everything offensive............Really.
Boarders =/= Borders
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Old 07-03-2013, 06:23 PM
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Understood! Fair enough!
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Old 07-04-2013, 09:40 PM
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We always use a "soft rake" after we spread out the mulch. This is just using a leaf rake up side down. Works really well. Levels out the dips and makes it look really smooth. Also we do tap the edges with a hard rake.
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Old 07-04-2013, 11:00 PM
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I take care to rake it smooth with my steel rake as I spread it. But to go back and rake it again would be sandbagging the job. Compacting with a compactor??????? Really??????? Sheeese!
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Old 07-05-2013, 07:15 AM
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Boarders =/= Borders
I'm even more boreder than b4...
How many grammatical errors do we have in that sentence???
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