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Topsoil vs. Manure

June 28, 2022

Not all landscape materials are created equal. At National Site Materials we strive to offer only the best site materials for our customers. Since choosing the right materials for the job is just as important as having high quality products, we have compiled some information to help you decide how to best use topsoil and … Read more

How to Choose Between New Asphalt and Recycled Asphalt Millings

June 15, 2022

Street repair, driveways and parking lots are just a few of the places you may use asphalt or asphalt millings. When compared to concrete, asphalt is more cost effect to install, easier to remove, less expensive to repair and easily resurfaced. With proper care and maintenance, asphalt pavement can last for decades. National Site Materials … Read more

Get Your Playground Ready for Summer

June 9, 2022

Are you ready to update your play space with mulch that won’t need to be replaced every year? Do you want a safe and beautiful playground area without the bugs, maintenance and fading? National Site Materials now offers Rubber Mulch Nuggets and Shredded Rubber Landscape Mulch for lawns, gardens, walkways, municipalities, playgrounds and city parks. … Read more

Mark Your Calendar for June 13 to 18 for Waste and Recycling Workers Week 2022!

June 7, 2022

Enhance Your Outdoor Spaces with Rubber Mulch

May 18, 2022

Are you ready to update your play space with mulch that won’t need to be replaced every year? Do you want a safe and beautiful playground area without the bugs, maintenance and fading? National Site Materials now offers Rubber Mulch Nuggets and Shredded Rubber Landscape Mulch for lawns, gardens, walkways, municipalities, playgrounds and city parks. … Read more

4 Tips for Using Gravel

May 4, 2022

Gravel is a versatile material. From concrete fill to landscaping, it has multiple uses on construction sites, residential and commercial properties. Get the most out of your gravel by following a few simple tips. Put A Barrier Between Gravel And Soil If you are using gravel as an alternative to mulch for landscaping, apply a … Read more

Sand for Construction Sites and DIY Home Projects

April 26, 2022

National Site Materials can save you valuable time and money. Gone are the days of coordinating multiple vendors on every job site. By offering a diverse collection of site materials, we streamline your materials procurement process and eliminate headaches. Construction Site Sand Whether you need sand to level a job site, mix concrete or build … Read more

Upgrade Your Playground with Rubber Mulch

April 19, 2022

Are you ready to update your play space with mulch that won’t need to be replaced every year? Do you want a safe and beautiful playground area without the bugs, maintenance and fading? National Site Materials now offers Rubber Mulch Nuggets and Shredded Rubber Landscape Mulch for lawns, gardens, walkways, municipalities, playgrounds and city parks. … Read more

Improve Your Curb Appeal with One Simple Upgrade

March 24, 2022

Are you ready to update your play space with mulch that won’t need to be replaced every year? Do you want a safe and beautiful playground area without the bugs, maintenance and fading? National Site Materials now offers Rubber Mulch Nuggets and Shredded Rubber Landscape Mulch for lawns, gardens, walkways, municipalities, playgrounds and city parks. … Read more

Stone Aggregate for Every Project

March 21, 2022

High quality raw materials are essential for creating a high quality product. At National Site Materials, we supply quality aggregate materials so you have the best building blocks for your job sites and projects. Construction Aggregate Materials like gravel, sand and crushed concrete are fundamentals at almost every construction site. For thousands of years, civilizations … Read more

Create Better Play Spaces with Rubber Mulch

February 24, 2022

Are you ready to update your play space with mulch that won’t need to be replaced every year? Do you want a safe and beautiful playground area without the bugs, maintenance and fading? National Site Materials now offers Rubber Mulch Nuggets and Shredded Rubber Landscape Mulch for lawns, gardens, walkways, municipalities, playgrounds and city parks. … Read more

6 Things You Need to Know Before Ordering Landscape Materials

February 14, 2022

Are you preparing for a major landscaping project? Considering choosing a different type of mulch this year? When it comes to lining your garden beds, there are a lot of options to choose from. We’ve compiled a few tips to help you pick the right product for you. When you are ready to place your … Read more

Fill Dirt for Construction Sites and DIY Projects

January 24, 2022

Fill dirt is often associated with leveling land or filling holes in the ground, but it has a wide range of uses. It is used for building runways, creating islands, overhauling landscaping and everything in between. Fill dirt is essential for countless construction and renovation projects. What is Fill Dirt Fill dirt is a natural, … Read more

Available Now! Rubber Mulch for Landscaping

January 21, 2022

Are you ready to update your play space with mulch that won’t need to be replaced every year? Do you want a safe and beautiful playground area without the bugs, maintenance and fading? National Site Materials now offers Rubber Mulch Nuggets and Shredded Rubber Landscape Mulch for lawns, gardens, walkways, municipalities, playgrounds and city parks. … Read more

Choosing the Right Precast Concrete

December 27, 2021

Concrete blocks were first used in the construction of homes in the United States around 1837 and became a popular material for homes in the early 1900s through 1920. The use of concrete blocks offered an alternative to stone and wood that utilized common, inexpensive materials. In addition to cost saving, concrete blocks were advertised … Read more

Playground Rubber Mulch for Sale

November 12, 2021

Are you ready to update your play space with mulch that won’t need to be replaced every year? Do you want a safe and beautiful playground area without the bugs, maintenance and fading? National Site Materials now offers Rubber Mulch Nuggets and Shredded Rubber Landscape Mulch for lawns, gardens, walkways, playgrounds and city parks. Upgrade … Read more

Lime Rock vs. River Rock

November 3, 2021

Hardscaping is the use of paving stones, gravel and other hard but movable materials in landscaping. Examples of hardscaping include retaining walls, patio pavers, water features, footpaths and driveways. Two popular choices for hardscaping materials are limestone rock and river rock. Their mass appeal is where the similarities between these materials end. Let’s take a … Read more

Landscaping Rubber Mulch for Sale

October 18, 2021

Are you ready to update your lawn and garden with mulch that won’t need to be replaced every year? Do you want all the curb appeal without the bugs, maintenance and fading? National Site Materials now offers Rubber Mulch Nuggets and Shredded Rubber Landscape Mulch for lawns, gardens, walkways and playgrounds. Upgrade Your Space with … Read more

The Purpose of Rebar: Applications and Uses

October 13, 2021

Reinforcing steel bars, or rebar, come in a variety of alloys and grades of steel. Rebar features ridges specially manufactured to help concrete adhere to the metal surface. When pouring concrete for building construction, driveways or other projects, there are two big reasons for adding rebar. Rebar Adds Strength Concrete on its own is a … Read more

7 Things You Need to Know Before Using Decorative Stone in Landscaping

September 15, 2021

A quick search on Pinterest is all you need to find endless inspiration for incorporating decorative stone in your next landscaping project. From garden beds to retaining walls to walkways, the possibilities are seemingly endless. While many of these project can be reasonable DIY projects, others will require help from professionals. Before You Start While … Read more

Concrete Answers for Your Project

August 10, 2021

Are you planning a project that requires concrete? We know there is a lot of planning and preparation that goes into every project. To save you a little time, here are answers to our two most frequently asked questions about ordering concrete mix. How Much Concrete Do I Need? Concrete mix is sold by volume … Read more

Riprap and Erosion

July 14, 2021

Riprap, shot rock, rock armor, or rubble. Rip rap has many names but it all refers to one material, loose stone. These large, loose stones or concrete chunks are used along shorelines, streambeds, abutments, embankments, pilings and other structures along shorelines and waterways. In all these uses, rip rap serves as an effective protective barrier … Read more

Topsoil vs. Manure

June 23, 2021

Not all landscape materials are created equal. At National Site Materials we strive to offer only the best site materials for our customers. Since choosing the right materials for the job is just as important as having high quality products, we have compiled some information to help you decide how to best use topsoil and … Read more

How to Choose Between New Asphalt and Recycled Asphalt Millings

June 9, 2021

Street repair, driveways and parking lots are just a few of the places you may use asphalt or asphalt millings. When compared to concrete, asphalt is more cost effect to install, easier to remove, less expensive to repair and easily resurfaced. With proper care and maintenance, asphalt pavement can last for decades. National Site Materials … Read more

4 Tips for Using Gravel

May 4, 2021

Gravel is a versatile material. From concrete fill to landscaping, it has multiple uses on construction sites, residential and commercial properties. Get the most out of your gravel by following a few simple tips. Put A Barrier Between Gravel And Soil If you are using gravel as an alternative to mulch for landscaping, apply a … Read more

Sand for Construction Sites and DIY Home Projects

April 14, 2021

National Site Materials can save you valuable time and money. Gone are the days of coordinating multiple vendors on every job site. By offering a diverse collection of site materials, we streamline your materials procurement process and eliminate headaches. Construction Site Sand Whether you need sand to level a job site, mix concrete or build … Read more

Stone Aggregate for Every Project

March 16, 2021

High quality raw materials are essential for creating a high quality product. At National Site Materials, we supply quality aggregate materials so you have the best building blocks for your job sites and projects. Construction Aggregate Materials like gravel, sand and crushed concrete are fundamentals at almost every construction site. For thousands of years, civilizations … Read more

6 Things You Need to Know Before Ordering Landscape Materials

February 10, 2021

Are you preparing for a major landscaping project? Considering choosing a different type of mulch this year? When it comes to lining your garden beds, there are a lot of options to choose from. We’ve compiled a few tips to help you pick the right product for you. When you are ready to place your … Read more

Recycled Aggregate Materials We Sale

January 21, 2021

Baserock (Road Base) Spec: Crushed concrete, graded 2” minus. LBR’s of over 150. Used as base in roadways or parking lots. 1” Drainage Aggregate Spec: Crushed concrete, graded 1” ¼”. Used for pipe bedding stabilization and as a drainage aggregate. 3/8” Base (Screenings/Fines) Spec: Crushed concrete, graded 3/8” to dust. LBR’s of over 100. Used … Read more

Fill Dirt for Construction Sites and DIY Projects

January 21, 2021

Fill dirt is often associated with leveling land or filling holes in the ground, but it has a wide range of uses. It is used for building runways, creating islands, overhauling landscaping and everything in between. Fill dirt is essential for countless construction and renovation projects. What is Fill Dirt Fill dirt is a natural, … Read more

What is Fill Dirt used for?

January 20, 2021

Fill dirt (also called cleanfill, or just fill) is earthy material which is used to fill in a depression or hole in the ground or create mounds or otherwise artificially change the grade or elevation of real property.

What is Fill Dirt Used For?

January 20, 2021

Fill dirt (also called cleanfill, or just fill) is earthy material which is used to fill in a depression or hole in the ground or create mounds or otherwise artificially change the grade or elevation of real property.

What is the best material to backfill a foundation?

January 14, 2021

Backfill refers to the material used to refill an excavated hole, and it is typically used to strengthen and support a structure’s foundation while also promoting better water drainage. Stone is a great choice for backfill because it’s durable and offers great drainage; however, some stones work better than others.

What is the lowest priced gravel for a driveway?

January 11, 2021

Natural Pea gravelPea gravel is relatively inexpensive and easy to work with, and it’s commonly used to create gravel driveways. Pea gravel is also a durable, low-maintenance driveway material.

How much does a truckload of fill dirt cost?

January 8, 2021

How Much Is a Dump Truck load of Dirt? Expect to pay between $160 and $480 for a truckload of fill dirt, including delivery. One truck will typically hold 10 to 18 cubic yards of material. Fill DirtNatural, unscreened, earthy materialMay contain a mixture of rocks, sand and stonesThe density of fill dirt is: 1 ton = 0.83 cu. … Read more

Choosing the Right Precast Concrete

December 23, 2020

Concrete blocks were first used in the construction of homes in the United States around 1837 and became a popular material for homes in the early 1900s through 1920. The used of concrete blocks offered an alternative to stone and wood that utilized common, inexpensive materials. In addition to cost saving, concrete blocks were advertised … Read more

An aggregate supplier you can count on!

November 18, 2020

BY COUNTY ROCK AND TOPSOIL SALES PRODUCTS 1 ¾” – 1” Stone  Ideal for drive ways or bedding.  Base Material- ½” Minus product  Excellent base rock for paving on parking lots or driveways.  2”-4” Stone $30.00 /ton  Used for (Rip-Rap) & for temporary construction driveway entrances  Rip-Rap 4″-10″  An angular product, ideal for anti-bank erosion, … Read more

Lime Rock vs. River Rock

November 2, 2020

Hardscaping is the use of paving stones, gravel and other hard but movable materials in landscaping. Examples of hardscaping include retaining walls, patio pavers, water features, footpaths and driveways. Two popular choices for hardscaping materials are limestone rock and river rock. Their mass appeal is where the similarities between these materials end. Let’s take a … Read more

The Purpose of Rebar: Applications and Uses

October 13, 2020

Reinforcing steel bars, or rebar, come in a variety of alloys and grades of steel. Rebar features ridges specially manufactured to help concrete adhere to the metal surface. When pouring concrete for building construction, driveways or other projects, there are two big reasons for adding rebar. Rebar Adds Strength Concrete on its own is a … Read more

7 Things You Need to Know Before Using Decorative Stone in Landscaping

September 17, 2020

A quick search on Pinterest is all you need to find endless inspiration for incorporating decorative stone in your next landscaping project. From garden beds to retaining walls to walkways, the possibilities are seemingly endless. While many of these project can be reasonable DIY projects, others will require help from professionals. Before You Start While … Read more

Concrete Answers for Your Project

August 13, 2020

Are you planning a project that requires concrete? We know there is a lot of planning and preparation that goes into every project. To save you a little time, here are answers to our two most frequently asked questions about ordering concrete mix. How Much Concrete Do I Need? Concrete mix is sold by volume … Read more

Riprap and Erosion

July 14, 2020

Riprap, shot rock, rock armor, or rubble. Rip rap has many names but it all refers to one material, loose stone. These large, loose stones or concrete chunks are used along shorelines, streambeds, abutments, embankments, pilings and other structures along shorelines and waterways. In all these uses, rip rap serves as an effective protective barrier … Read more

How to Choose Between New Asphalt and Recycled Asphalt Millings

June 30, 2020

Street repair, driveways and parking lots are just a few of the places you may use asphalt or asphalt millings. When compared to concrete, asphalt is more cost effect to install, easier to remove, less expensive to repair and easily resurfaced. With proper care and maintenance, asphalt pavement can last for decades. National Site Materials … Read more

Topsoil vs. Manure

June 2, 2020

Not all landscape materials are created equal. At National Site Materials we strive to offer only the best site materials for our customers. Since choosing the right materials for the job is just as important as having high quality products, we have compiled some information to help you decide how to best use topsoil and … Read more

National Site Materials is NOW Hiring!

May 19, 2020

National Site Materials remains open as an essential service to serve our communities delivering aggregate supplies directly to customers. National Site Materials  is looking for individuals who can thrive in a fast-paced office environment that involves working with subcontractors around the United Sates. Our fulfillment centers are technologically advanced where our associates bring National Site … Read more

4 Tips for Using Gravel

May 6, 2020

Gravel is a versatile material. From concrete fill to landscaping, it has multiple uses on construction sites, residential and commercial properties. Get the most out of your gravel by following a few simple tips. Put A Barrier Between Gravel And Soil If you are using gravel as an alternative to mulch for landscaping, apply a … Read more

Sand for Construction Sites and DIY Home Projects

April 8, 2020

National Site Materials can save you valuable time and money. Gone are the days of coordinating multiple vendors on every job site. By offering a diverse collection of site materials, we streamline your materials procurement process and eliminate headaches. Construction Site Sand Whether you need sand to level a job site, mix concrete or build … Read more

Compost to Reduce Food and Yard Waste #RecycleGuide

April 1, 2020

Grass clippings, food scraps and dried leaves make up 20 to 30 percent of waste. Instead of throwing away organic materials like these, try composting instead! Composting is a natural process of recycling that turns organic materials such as leaves and vegetable scraps into a dark, rich soil amendment. Composting is a fairly easy process. … Read more

Stone Aggregate for Every Project

March 11, 2020

High quality raw materials are essential to creating a high quality product. At National Site Materials, we supply quality aggregate materials so you have the best building blocks for your job sites and projects. Construction Aggregate Materials like gravel, sand and crushed concrete are fundamentals at almost every construction site. For thousands of years, civilizations … Read more

6 Things You Need to Know Before Ordering Landscape Materials

February 20, 2020

Are you preparing for a major landscaping project? Considering choosing a different type of mulch this year? When it comes to lining your garden beds, there are a lot of options to choose from. We’ve compiled a few tips to help you pick the right product for you. When you are ready to place your … Read more