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Aggregates and Topsoils

 
   

We provide the best quality aggregates and topsoil/s to home owners and to the trade.

  • We provide a comprehensive stock list of Aggregates and Topsoil products
  • Loads can be Grabbed Off or Tipped on site - Whichever you prefer
  • Our Aggregates and Topsoil products are lower in price than the High Street
  • Prompt and efficient service - including weekends (if ordered by the Friday)

Here are just a few of the products we can supply - with a description of their uses.

  • Ballast 
    A mixture of sand and gravel used to make concrete. General uses include mixing with concrete for foundations and footings. 
    Ballast - As Dug Unprocessed ballast. Uses include mixing with concrete for foundations and footings.

  • Barks & Mulches

  • Building Sand 
    With its fine grains, building sand is often called soft sand. Uses include as a mix with cement, making mortar for bricklaying, for pointing, and in wall building.

  • Hardcore 
    A recycled product generally from demolition waste and rubble. Commonly used as a fill material underneath a sub base layer when building drives, roads and pathways.

  • Sand - As Dug
    Unprocessed sand dug straight from the ground. Often used as pipe bedding or as fill for drains or ducts.

  • Sharp Sand 
    A rough, graded sand which has a higher percentage of larger grain sizes. It allows moisture movement from area to area. Ideal for laying block paving. Uses include in the garden in seed composts and propagating benches.

  • 10mm Pea Shingle 
    Quarried, crushed stones screened to produce different sizes. Contains both rounded and angular particles. Used for decorative purposes, driveways, flowerbeds and paths.

  • 20mm Pea Shingle 
    Quarried, crushed stones screened to produce different sizes. Contains both rounded and angular particles. Often used for driveways.

  • 40mm Pea Shingle 
    Quarried, crushed stones screened to produce different sizes. Contains both rounded and angular particles. Commonly used for drainage purposes.

  • MOT Type 1 - Crushed Concrete 
    Concrete that has been crushed, and which meets the requirement of the Department of Transport Specification for Highway Works. Generally contains more dust than MOT type 1 limestone and is generally used in construction of car parks, driveways and highways.

  • MOT Type 1 - Limestone 
    This is crushed limestone, meeting the requirement of the Department of Transport Specification for Highway Work. Used as a high quality fill or sub-base material and often used for the construction of car parks, driveways and highways.

  • Road Planings 
    A recycled material made when a "planer" mills the surface of a road into small chunks.
    Often used as a temporary surface to improve ground stability for example on dirt tracks and roads.

  • Top Soil (10mm) 
    Screened topsoil - This is free from any large rocks or large clods of earth. Commonly used in landscaping projects

  • Scalpings 
    Used as a medium quality fill or sub-base material in the construction of access paths, car parks, driveways and other light applications.

 

 

 
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