Aggregate FAQ

What is the difference in river gravel?

Pea Round is exactly that, a little larger than the size of a pea. The next size is 2B Round. It is a flat smooth stone comparable in size  to driveway limestone. We like to say to envision them as a good skipping stones. Next is 2B Special. It is goose egg sized. 

How do I know how much river gravel I need?

That's what we're here for! Plug the square footage of the desired area to be covered into our chart here on our site. Calculate 2B Round at 2" and 2B Special at 4". And if you have trouble or can't figure it out we will be happy to help you out! Just give us a call or email!

What kind of sand do I use under my pool?

Masonry sand is appropriate for underneath swimming pools