STONE, GRAVEL & SAND
Ground Cover Supply stocks and delivers many types of crushed rock, gravel and sand. Our products are used in a variety of residential, commercial and industrial construction projects.
With our good selection of sand, gravel, rocks and decorative stones including granite, pea gravel, egg rock, marble chips, crushed brick and common gravel, you can always find the perfect stone at the best prices in our area.
Granite Crush and 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. It is a mixture if stones and dust.
#7 (Pea) River Gravel
#7 Pea Gravel is most often used in general landscaping applications: driveways, walkways, and garden paths. Can also be used in plant beds as a rock mulch, just be sure the plants have woody stems.
This product is granite that varies in size from, one-quarter inch to one inch. It is commonly used in French drains, dry wells, driveways and parking pads, for slopes up to 60 degrees and walking trails.
#4 River Rock
Commonly called Egg Rock, these smooth river rocks are between 1 and 2 inches across. #4 River Gravel is a mix of earth tone colors: brown, white, and tan. #4 River Gravel is best used for driveways, landscape areas, and drainage swales. This size is generally too large to walk on comfortably.
This landscape rock is perfect for natural stone accents, creating dry stream beds, ponds, or waterfalls. The use of decorative stones brings the mind to focus on certain areas of décor and landscape, providing added impact for your visiting guests.
There are basically three types of sand used for landscaping applications and building applications: masonry sand, top dress sand and play sand. These various types of sand and sand colors are used for different application including sand boxes, playscapes and playgrounds, volleyball courts, base for above-ground pools, paver applications and for adding to mortar or concrete for fieldstone patios and walkways.
Masonry sand is used for many residential, industrial and commercial hardscaping applications such as paving. This coarse sand is unwashed and has medium granules. One of the benefits of coarse sand is that it is much easier to work with and is better suited to hardscaping products and materials. This type of sand is generally used for paver applications and sand grouting.
Play sand is fine, soft, washed and white in color sand granules. Play sand is very safe for children and is widely used in recreational parks, playgrounds and sand boxes. Children can be amused for hours with a sand box in their own backyard.
Top dress sand is used for leveling and smoothing the surface of your lawn. It is a medium sand with 90 percent of its particles within 1.0 to 0.15 mm range. 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.