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Weedkiller for block paving

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by rasA4, May 26, 2012.

  1. rasA4

    rasA4 Four Rings Mafia Specialist

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    hi all done my back in last weekend lift stuff in the rear garden awkwardly (my fault)

    anyway i need to keep the front block paving weed free, i used to use this but cant with my bad back WEED BRUSH BLOCK PAVING BRUSH BRAND NEW WITH HANDLE on eBay!

    i looked at some branded weedkiller (expensive stuff) last year but when i looked it said not suitable for block paving as it may stain.


    which ones do you guys use to get rid of the damn things!!! that wont stain the bloc paving

    thanks all
     
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  3. alijames

    alijames Active Member

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    Jeyes Fluid works for me every time. Mix with water, spray on and leave for a few hours then hose off.

    Cheers,
     
  4. knoxie

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    either that or we ( our company ) used to use amicide, same as above mix with water and spray, just be very carefull with the granueles as they CAN harm you, failing that really strong mix of salt water :)
     
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    Patio clear is great use it on my block paving doesn't harm it at all and stays weed free for a couple of months :)
     
  6. quattrojames

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    Buy some Glyphosate based weedkiller from an Agricultural supplier, something like RoundUp which is a wide spectrum herbicide and will kill everything. You'll need such a weak concentration of it that it won't stain the paviours. Are they brick or concrete?
     
  7. jojo

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    I've got one of those attachments that go on the end of my Karcher to blast everything away without making a mess, and more importantly, no hosepipe ban! :laugh:
     
  8. rasA4

    rasA4 Four Rings Mafia Specialist

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    Lucky you can't use mine
     
  9. rasA4

    rasA4 Four Rings Mafia Specialist

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    It's brick block iirc
     
  10. rhubarb4

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    Roundup is the best herbicide on pretty much all weeds.

    Chris.
     

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