GRAVEL AND ROCK

 

Designed for driveways, pathways, drainage and various other projects.

 

These products can have multiple uses.  All products listed in this section are suitable for any sized project.

 

For further information, please call (250) 533-9327 or e-mail us at arthunter@gen4contracting.ca

 

 

Disclaimer: Products may vary from different suppliers. Product descriptions are only a rough guideline. Product effectiveness will vary according to location, type of soil and correct application. For more information, please contact us.   

 

 

Product Terms:

Fines is the by-product of the crushing process, creating small particulates that help bind a product together, allowing it to pack

Clear – meaning no fines only stone

Minus – indicates a product in various sizes from the largest size noted and smaller

Pit Run – raw earth, un-processed from a gravel pit; used as a fill material

 

 

Product List

 

 

Driveway 

 

5/8” Driveway Chip

A road base designed to pack.

 

3/4" Road Base

A mixture of rock and sand that packs to a hard base. Used under paving stones (under the bedding sand layer) or concrete slabs, as it levels easily.

 

3/4" Crush Road Base

This product will give you a hard packed base under driveways, pathways and sheds, also great for filling potholes.

 

SGSB

Road base used to fill large areas or depressions. Can be a mix of fill materials such as Pit Run, crushed stone, or rocks with fines.

 

For more information on fill material, see our product description for Construction Aggregates 

 

Stonebase

-available in ½”, ¾” and 1½”

A crushed rock, with fines as a binding agent. Packs to a hard surface. Well suited as a base layer or to fill potholes. Leaves a crushed clear appearance on the surface.

 

3/4" Fractured Rock (clear)

A slightly loose pathway or driveway gravel, and does provide some drainage as well. Will not pack. 

 

5/16” Screenings

Used as a top layer over a road base.

 

3/8” Screenings with Fines (binding agents)

Packs down, used as a top layer over a road base.

 

Re-claimed Asphalt (crushed)

3/4" minus. Has benefits for sloped driveways. 

 

 

 

Only the most common products are listed above. 

 

If you are unsure of a product, we would be happy to provide more information. 

 

For additional sizes or material, please contact us

 

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Pathways (Crushed Stone)

 

3/8" Fine Crush

Crushed stone with binding material that compacts with use. Used for pedestrian pathways.

 

Crushed Stone (20mm)

A clear product with no binding material, making it suitable for patios or pathways.

 

 

Round Rocks/Drainage Rock

 

3/16" Birds Eye (clear)  

Slightly smaller than Pea Gravel. Like Pea Gravel, it's a great option for children’s play areas or dog runs. Also used for drainage and decorative landscaping. Not recommended for driveways.

 

3/8” Pea Gravel (clear)

This product is a round rock that is great for children’s play areas and dog runs. Also used for drainage and decorative landscaping. Not recommended for driveways.

 

1/2" Pea Gravel

The standard gravel for exposed concrete. Not recommended for pathways, as this product will spread if not contained.

 

3/4" Drain Rock

A standard, round rock used for drainage – also works well for making natural decorative areas.

 

1 1/2" Drain Rock (clear)

A good option for both drainage and decoration. Provides slightly better drainage than the 3/4" drain rock.

 

1 1/2" Round Rock (minus)

Used for drainage or as decoration. Includes 1 ½ inch and smaller round stone. 

 

 

Additional sizes of round rock are available. Contact us for more details

 

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