Crushed Stone Buying Guide: Prices, Sizes & Uses

Crushed stone is required for the vast majority of construction and landscaping projects. Affordable, practical and durable, crushed stone aggregate materials are able to perform a nearly infinite number of different functions required to ensure that such undertakings are successful and long-lasting. When making plans to move forward with a project, though, many people become overwhelmed [...]

By | 2020-03-31T15:39:43-04:00 September 13th, 2017|Crushed Stone|0 Comments

Crushed Granite Calculator: Your Free Online Tool

If you've been looking into superior landscaping materials, chances are that you've already read up on all of the amazing benefits that crushed granite has to offer. Not only is the stone aggregate extremely attractive (and available in a number of different color options), but it's also affordable, permeable, versatile and long-lasting. In other words, [...]

By | 2020-03-31T15:44:36-04:00 September 9th, 2017|Crushed Stone|0 Comments

Asphalt Driveway vs. Crushed Stone Driveway

If you’re considering installing a new driveway, you're becoming aware of the number of different materials to choose from. Two of those most popular options are asphalt and crushed stone. Both options are extremely affordable and offer unique benefits to your landscape but the advantages of the 2 choices often sparks the debate of whether [...]

By | 2020-03-31T15:44:58-04:00 September 1st, 2017|Asphalt, Crushed Stone|1 Comment

Crushed Granite vs Pea Gravel: Pick the Right Material for Your Project

Working with an aggregate stone material is a great way to improve the overall look and feel of your landscape. Natural stone is not only practical and highly functional, but it's also stunning, beautiful and extremely affordable. All stones are not created equally and some are better suited to specific functions and tastes than others. In order [...]

By | 2020-03-31T15:43:43-04:00 August 29th, 2017|Pea Gravel, Construction Materials, Crushed Stone|0 Comments

Crushed Stone Calculator: Free Online Tool

Making the decision to tackle a landscaping project for your home or business is an exciting time. Once you've determined what it is that you want to accomplish, you're ready and eager to get started right away. Diving in without knowing exactly how much material you should purchase, however, is a huge mistake that could [...]

By | 2020-03-31T15:44:41-04:00 August 29th, 2017|Crushed Stone|0 Comments

What Crushed Stone Sizes Should I Buy?

Crushed stone and rock have many uses around the home. The stone is used for mulch, ground cover, driveways and as filler. Crushed stone sizes vary from dust to about 4″ which allows it to be used for a plethora of applications. They can be used in both construction-type applications as well as agricultural or [...]

By | 2020-03-31T15:48:42-04:00 August 14th, 2017|Crushed Stone|0 Comments

Crushed Stone vs. Mulch

Traditionally, many gardeners and homeowners have used organic mulch, straw or wood chips in their landscape to ensure that their vegetation and soil are healthy and well-nourished. In recent years, however, inorganic materials like crushed stone have been proven to be beneficial in gardening applications. This has spurred some debate as to which type of [...]

By | 2020-03-31T15:50:31-04:00 August 14th, 2017|Crushed Stone|1 Comment

How Much Does Crushed Limestone Cost?

If you're looking to begin a construction, landscaping or home-improvement project you've likely considered using crushed limestone. As one of the most versatile minerals available, limestone is extremely important for use in a wide range of applications. As you're planning out your project you've likely considered how much crushed limestone will cost. Crushed Limestone Uses [...]

By | 2020-04-01T12:52:52-04:00 June 1st, 2017|Crushed Stone|0 Comments

Why Do I Need Crushed Stone Under Concrete?

When working with concrete slabs, it's important to take the appropriate steps to ensure that it lasts for many years to come. In order to get the most use out of your concrete slabs, you need to add a layer of crushed stone beneath it first. Placing crushed stone under concrete serves several purposes and [...]

By | 2020-04-01T12:59:10-04:00 May 22nd, 2017|Crushed Stone|0 Comments

How Much Crushed Stone Do I Need For My Driveway?

Crushed stone is an excellent material to use for driveway applications. When the stone is crushed, it has rough edges and surfaces that create friction when a vehicle is driven over it, making it one of the ideal materials for driveways. In addition, crushed stone driveways are natural and rustic in appearance, and come at [...]

By | 2020-04-01T13:28:37-04:00 May 22nd, 2017|Crushed Stone|0 Comments