Sand & Gravel

#57 CRUSHED STONE

GRANITE - #57 CRUSHED STONE

This product is granite crushed and screened into pieces that vary in size from 1/4" to 1". Commonly used in french drains, dry wells, driveways and parking pads. to 60 degrees and walking trails.

GRANITE - CRUSHER RUN

GRANITE - CRUSHER RUN

Often used as road base material, this product provides an excellent hard surface for various applications such as a floor for an outdoor shed, parking pad, or as an economical base for flagstone walks and patios.

GRANITE - GRANITE FINES

GRANITE - GRANITE FINES

Commonly sold in bags at "Large-Box" home supply stores as Paver Base, this granite product is a sand-like product that is excellent for creating a smooth, hard surface. Use this in lieu of sand for your paver walkways and patios; you'll get better results and it's cheaper too!

PEA GRAVEL - LARGE

PEA GRAVEL - LARGE

Same as Small Pea Gravel except sizes of stones range from 1/2" to 1 1/4". Figure about 70-75 square feet of coverage per 1/2 cubic yard when you spread it about 2" thick.

PEA GRAVEL - SMALL

PEA GRAVEL - SMALL

A light brown, tan and translucent white river rock with sizes ranging from 1/8" to 1/4".

EGG ROCK

EGG ROCK

This product is approximately a 1/2" to 2.5" in size. They are predominantly white with a little tan mixed in. Great for ground cover in planting beds and are also good for pathways.

RIVER PATH

RIVER PATH

This rock is approximately 1/2" to 3/4" in size. River Path works great for walkways and pathways because their smaller size pack down very well.

Product Note: Because it is dug up in a remote area where water is not available to wash the stone, we get it and sell it to you unwashed (there is dirt on it). Simply spread it out, put the hose to it and you'll have a beautiful dry creek.

RIVER PEBBLES

RIVER PEBBLES

This rock is approximately 3/4" to 1.5" in size. River pebbles make a great ground cover in your planting beds and are also good for pathways. Remember it is sold unwashed.

Product Note: Because it is dug up in a remote area where water is not available to wash the stone, we get it and sell it to you unwashed (there is dirt on it). Simply spread it out, put the hose to it and you'll have a beautiful dry creek.

RIVER SLICKS

RIVER SLICKS

This rock is approximately 2" to 4" and a few may be even bigger. Makes a beautiful dry creek bed by itself or mix some of our River rounds into it for an even more natural appearance. Remember it is sold unwashed.Product Note: Because it is dug up in a remote area where water is not available to wash the stone, we get it and sell it to you unwashed (there is dirt on it). Simply spread it out, put the hose to it and you'll have a beautiful dry creek.

MINI MARBLE

MINI MARBLE

"This white marble is the smaller size of our Marble Chips. Mini Marble ranges in size from 1/4" to 3/4". This product is very popular for walkways and cemetaries.

MARBLE CHIPS

MARBLE CHIPS

This white marble is the same size and color that you'll find in many bagged products. Since it does come from Georgia, you'll find a small percentage of gray colored marble mixed throughout. But overall, this stuff is definitely WHITE, so get your sunglasses out.

SLATE PATH

SLATE PATH

Slate Path is the smaller size of our Slate Chips. Sizes range from 1/4" to 1/2". Slate Path packs down very well and therefore is excellent for pathways and walkways.

SLATE CHIPS

SLATE CHIPS

Looking for a Gray color? These large but thin pieces of slate lay flat and produce a nice texture for your landscape. Chips range in size from approximately 1" to 3" in diameter.

ALABAMA ROSE STONE

ALABAMA ROSE STONE

A multi-colored crushed stone that has colors ranging from deep red (almost purple and black) to cream and tan. This is a quarried, crushed and screened product so it is sold with some pit-dust on it. Just spread it, hose it down and you'll see these beautiful colors.

Product Note: Occasionally, when moisture and temperature conditions are right (or wrong in this case), some of the stones may "leach" a white looking compound from some of the stones (ammonium sulfate). If this "salting-out" phenomenon happens, simply take your garden hose, use the highest pressure setting and spray it off. Don't worry about your plants; this ammonium sulfate compound is actually a low-analysis fertilizer.

BAMA PATH

ALABAMA PATH

Alabama Path comes from the same supplier as our Alabama Rose Stone. This product is excellent for pathways because of its smaller size. It is composed of 50% red fines and 50% of 1/8" to 1/4" material. Alabama path will make any walkway or pathway look great and since it's so small it packs in without making a mess in sorrounding areas.

LAVA ROCK

LAVA ROCK

Our Lava Rock comes from a 55,000 year old volcanic lava flow. It is a lightweight, porous stone with a sponge-like texture that is basically red. There is a small percentage of reddish maroon / reddish black color mixed throughout. It is very similar (if not the same) material that is sold in bags. The size is generally 3/4" to 1 1/2". It is the only product we sell that comes from the other side of the Mississippi River.

Our lava rock is currently being quarried, crushed and screened in Capulin Volcano region in NE New Mexico. There, it is loaded onto train cars and railed to Tulsa, Oklahoma where it is put on a barge and ferried via the Arkansas, Mississippi, Ohio and Tennessee Rivers to Eastern Alabama. In Alabama it is loaded onto dump trucks and delivered to us.

TOP DRESS SAND

TOP DRESS SAND

For leveling and smoothing the surface of your lawn. Our sand meets USGA (U.S. Golfer Association) specifications. It is a medium sand with 90% particles within 1.0 to 0.15 mm range (as required by the USGA specification. Additionally, this sand is also great for use under swimming pools and as play sand because of its uniform particle size. It won't pack down creating a hard surface like river sand.

ALABAMA ROSE STONE

GOLF GREEN TOP DRESS SAND (A GOLF PUTTING GREEN MIX)

This product is a mix of our top dress sand and humus to be used for leveling your lawn. The result of the 80/20 mix is a nutrient rich product for your lawn that will improve the greening and growth of your lawn. We believe that if golf courses use it on their putting greens (which cost $50,000 - $60,000) it's probably good enough for most of our front yards.