Crushed Stone vs. Quarry Process vs. Stone Dust

There are many construction projects that require the use of stone or its derivatives. Whether you are a construction company buying stone by the truckload or a homeowner laying a new patio, it's important to know your options. Understanding the difference between some of the more common types of manufactured stone, crushed, quarry process and [...]

By | 2020-04-01T12:59:25-04:00 May 21st, 2017|Crushed Stone|0 Comments

Crushed Stone and Gravel Driveways: Choosing the Right Material

If you've been toying with the idea of installing a gravel or crushed stone driveway, you're not alone. Loose-fill driveways are becoming more and more popular for many reasons and the most common stone used for this type of project is crushed stone and gravel. Gravel and crushed stone aggregate materials provide homeowners with infinite [...]

By | 2020-04-01T13:31:45-04:00 May 20th, 2017|Crushed Stone, Gravel|0 Comments

Best Crushed Stone for Patios

If you're considering re-doing your patio, you definitely want to consider working with crushed stone. Crushed stone can easily support the weight of heavy patio furniture and barbecues made with cast iron. It's durability and beauty can truly help you make the most of your outdoor living area. You can make a nice seating area by removing [...]

By | 2020-04-01T13:35:02-04:00 May 17th, 2017|Crushed Stone|0 Comments

Crushed Stone vs. Pea Gravel: Prices, Sizes & Uses

Both crushed stone and pea gravel are known for their versatility and have long been used as a common hardscape material. Crushed stone generally costs more than pea gravel and is known for coming in a wide range of sizes, making it perfect for various uses. On the other hand, pea gravel is known for it's [...]

By | 2020-04-01T13:38:17-04:00 May 17th, 2017|Crushed Stone|0 Comments

Best Crushed Stone For My Driveway

Now that you've decided to install a crushed stone driveway, it's time to do some research and pick the best material for your project. There are many types of crushed stone, making the decision making process that much more difficult. With the proper research, you'll be able to get familiar with the pros and cons of [...]

By | 2020-04-01T13:38:25-04:00 May 17th, 2017|Crushed Stone|0 Comments

Crushed Limestone Uses & Benefits

There is no naturally formed rock that is as versatile as limestone  - especially when it's been crushed and screened. So many contractors throughout a wide range of industries are interested in picking up crushed limestone to complete their various projects. Paired with its strength, durability, and practicality, crushed limestone has become a “go-to” material [...]

By | 2020-04-01T13:39:57-04:00 May 15th, 2017|Crushed Stone|1 Comment

Crushed Stone: Determing Yards Per Ton

If you have a project that requires crushed stone you may have a need to determine how many cubic yards are in a ton of material. Many trucking companies quote deliveries by the ton, and it's important to know how to get the accurate amount. By understanding the relationship between [...]

By | 2020-04-01T14:23:13-04:00 May 3rd, 2017|Crushed Stone|0 Comments

Crushed Stone Grades: Complete Guide

Crushed stone has continuously been used for a variety of construction needs because of its versatility. Crushed stone uses can vary from base material for pavers and bricks to being used to dress up areas for walking and driving. When it comes to crushed stone grades, it's categorized by the size of the stone after [...]

By | 2020-04-01T14:23:49-04:00 May 3rd, 2017|Crushed Stone|4 Comments

Crushed Stone vs. Gravel Driveway: Prices, Sizes & Uses

An attractive crushed stone or gravel driveway can significantly add to the curb appeal and value of your property. When installing a driveway, there are two materials that are very popularly used which are crushed stone and gravel. When exploring these two options, it's important to keep in mind the prices, sizes and uses that [...]

By | 2020-04-01T14:26:04-04:00 April 24th, 2017|Crushed Stone, Gravel|0 Comments

Tar and Chip Driveways vs. Asphalt Driveways

There are plenty of options when it comes to installing a new driveway or walkway. With so many paving materials available to chose from, it can be difficult to know which is right for your upcoming construction project. When it comes to asphalt driveways vs. tar and chip driveways, there are lot of differences. Each of [...]

By | 2020-04-01T14:28:23-04:00 April 15th, 2017|Asphalt, Crushed Stone|0 Comments