5/8" Crushed Limestone Gravel Delivered and Installed
Bulk 5/8" Crushed Limestone Gravel
- Includes purchase, safe delivery of material, and installation. Note that limestones are natural resources and colors will vary depending on the quarry.
- Rate per square feet at a depth of 2 inches.
- Simply enter the Quantity of square footage you will need us to deliver and install, and we will handle all the heavy lifting.
- Square foot is measured using a measuring tape. Measure length in feet and width in feet. Multiplying length and width will give you the approximate square footage you need.
- Use our online 5/8" Crushed Limestone Gravel calculator in the FAQ section below.
5/8" crushed limestone rocks are commonly used as a base material for driveways and parking lots. The smaller size of the rocks allows for easy compaction and creates a stable surface that can support heavy loads. The crushed limestone also provides good drainage and helps prevent erosion. It can be used as a decorative stone in landscaping projects, such as creating pathways, edging, or as a decorative rock in gardens or around trees. It can also be used as a base material for pavers or as a filler between paving stones.
5/8" limestone is a versatile and popular landscaping material, known for its durability and natural appearance. Here's a detailed explanation of the best ways to use 5/8" limestone in your landscaping projects, as well as some less ideal use cases.
Best Use Cases:
- Driveways: 5/8" limestone is an excellent choice for driveways due to its durability and ability to withstand heavy loads. It provides a stable surface that's less prone to ruts and potholes compared to other materials, such as gravel or decomposed granite.
- Pathways and walkways: 5/8" limestone can create attractive, durable walkways and pathways in your landscape. It compacts well, providing a stable walking surface, and its natural appearance blends seamlessly with various landscape designs.
- Drainage: Limestone's porous nature makes it a good option for drainage projects. Using 5/8" limestone in French drains or as a base layer beneath permeable pavers can help prevent water pooling and promote efficient water runoff.
- Erosion control: 5/8" limestone can be used to help control erosion on slopes and embankments. Its weight and angular shape allow it to interlock and create a stable surface, reducing soil movement and water runoff.
- Base material: Limestone is commonly used as a base material for various hardscaping projects, such as patios, walkways, or retaining walls. The 5/8" size provides a stable, well-draining base that helps support the structural integrity of the finished project.
Worst Use Cases:
- Play areas or barefoot surfaces: Due to its angular shape and larger size, 5/8" limestone may not be the best choice for children's play areas or surfaces where people frequently walk barefoot. It can be uncomfortable and potentially cause injury in these situations.
- High-traffic pedestrian areas: In areas with heavy foot traffic, 5/8" limestone may become displaced or scattered, creating an uneven and potentially hazardous surface. Smaller or more compact materials, such as decomposed granite or pea gravel, may be more suitable for high-traffic pedestrian areas.
- Decorative ground cover: While 5/8" limestone has a natural, earthy appearance, it may not be the most visually appealing option for decorative ground cover or mulching. Smaller, more colorful stones or organic mulch materials may offer a more attractive appearance.
- Steep slopes: On very steep slopes, 5/8" limestone may not provide adequate erosion control, as it may be more prone to sliding or displacement. In these cases, larger, more stable materials or engineered solutions, such as retaining walls or terracing, may be necessary.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Ordering 5/8" crushed limestone for delivery and installation online is simple. Simply enter the square footage of your project with a depth of 2". Add the quantity to your cart and proceed to checkout. If you need more than 2", simply double your order as you see fit. Provide your delivery address, any special installation instructions, and complete the payment process to confirm your order.
How much 5/8" crushed limestone should I order for my project?
To calculate the amount of 5/8" crushed limestone you need, simply multiply the square footage of your project by the desired depth (in this case, 2 inches) and convert to cubic feet or yards. Our online calculator can help you determine the correct amount based on your project dimensions.
5/8" Crushed Limestone Online Calculator
Yes, this covers delivery and installation anywhere in your yard
Would you compact the 5/8" limestone gravel?
Yes, we will use either a hand tamper or a vibratory compactor to compact the 5/8" limestone gravel.
How soon can you deliver and install? How long does it take to receive my 5/8" crushed limestone delivery and installation?
Generally, if you purchase before Thursday, expect to get scheduled the same week. If you purchase after Thursday, you will most likely be scheduled the following week. Should we need more time to schedule you, we will contact you within 24 business hours, or you may tell us your availability by using the order notes upon checkout, or better yet, you can chat with us and ask for our availability. We will almost always post publicly if we are encountering heavy delays on Facebook (or here, we update our website all the time).
What are the benefits of using 5/8" crushed limestone in my landscaping project?5/8" crushed limestone provides excellent drainage, improves soil structure, prevents erosion, and creates a stable base for pathways, driveways, and other hardscape projects. It also adds a natural and attractive element to your landscape design.
Our professional delivery team will transport the 5/8" crushed limestone to your specified location, and our experienced installers will spread the material evenly in your desired areas, maintaining a consistent depth of 2 inches to ensure optimal performance and appearance.
Can I choose a specific date and time for my 5/8" crushed limestone delivery and installation?
We strive to accommodate your preferred delivery and installation date and time, but please note that scheduling is subject to availability. Contact our customer support team to discuss your scheduling preferences, and we will do our best to meet your needs.
Are you DIY friendly?
Yes, we are DIY friendly! We have helped architects, engineers, geologists, and horticulturalists with their landscaping projects! You'll be surprised.
Can I order 5/8" crushed limestone for delivery and installation to a commercial property?
Yes, we provide 5/8" crushed limestone delivery and installation services for both residential and commercial properties. Our experienced team can handle projects of all sizes, ensuring professional results for any landscape.
What are some common uses for 5/8" crushed limestone in landscaping?
5/8" crushed limestone is commonly used for driveways, walkways, patios, and as a base for retaining walls, pavers, or flagstone. It can also be used for drainage purposes and erosion control in gardens and planting beds.
How do I maintain my 5/8" crushed limestone after installation?
Maintenance for 5/8" crushed limestone is minimal. Periodically inspect the area for any settling or displacement of the material and add more crushed limestone as needed to maintain the desired depth and coverage. Regularly removing debris, such as leaves and branches, from the surface will also help maintain its appearance and functionality.
I have a pickup truck and a trailer, why should I hire your company?
By hiring our company, you're opting for a hassle-free experience. Our expert crew is just a call away, and we can efficiently handle the repetitive, labor-intensive tasks that you might not want to spend your weekends doing. With years of experience in the industry, our local company has built a reputation for reliability and professionalism. Focus on what's important to you – family, friends, hobbies, and career – while we take care of the 5/8" blackstar gravel project. That's what we do, and we do it well.
But why is the 5/8" crushed limestone delivered and installed so cheap?
Our cost-effective 5/8" blackstar gravel delivery and installation services can be attributed to our ongoing efforts to improve since our inception in 2015 in Austin, Texas. As evident from our online reviews, we've persevered through difficult periods and remained committed to enhancing efficiency, eco-friendliness, and affordability for our clients. This determination has allowed us to refine our systems and offer exceptional service at the most competitive price. Furthermore, we ensure our employees have access to the same opportunities as any average American, such as vacations, home ownership, investment, and quality education for their kids. We're not just a service provider, but also a valued member of our community.
I have more questions. How can I contact you?
Just get social with us! Chat with us here on our website, on Facebook, or call or text us at 844-505-5296 (844-50K-LAWN), and we will be very happy to help you. Our phone and chat lines are manned by REAL PEOPLE DOING REAL LIFE LANDSCAPING WORK. Expect us to be an expert in the organic lawn and landscaping industry.
MORE STORE FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ's)
Our online store aims to simplify the process of purchasing landscaping materials, scheduling delivery, and installation of associated landscaping services. By offering upfront pricing and easy online ordering, our clients can conveniently access a wide range of lawn and landscaping solutions without the need for time-consuming consultations, site visits, and just the hassle of contacting multiple companies that are all hiding their prices a big secret. In this store, you are the boss.
How does the online store's pricing system work?
Our online store's pricing system is designed to be transparent and straightforward. Customers can view the cost of materials, delivery, and services based on linear foot, square foot, or by the piece for slabs and pavers. This allows our clients to accurately calculate the total cost of their project before placing an order.
Can I get a custom quote for my landscaping project?
Yes, if your landscaping project has unique requirements or needs that are not covered by the standard pricing and coverage options, you can contact our online store's customer support team by chat to discuss your specific needs and obtain a custom quote.
How do I place an order for delivery and installation services?
To place an order, simply browse the online store's product and service offerings, select the desired materials or services, and input the necessary measurements (linear foot, square foot, or by the piece) based on your project's requirements. Once you've added everything to your cart, proceed to checkout, and provide your delivery and installation details.
What is the typical delivery time for orders placed through the online store?
Delivery times may vary based on the specific products or services ordered and the availability of installation crews. However, most orders are typically delivered and installed within a reasonable timeframe. Our rule of thumb is simple: If you order before Thursday, we will do our best to deliver and install within the same week, and if you order on or after Thursday, we will schedule you the following week. Some products, such as with our sod grass installation service, need more time simply because the sod grass still needs to be cut specifically for you and have the fresh sod grass be delivered from the farm to your door. You can contact the online store's customer support team by chat for more information on delivery times for your specific order.
Are the delivery and installation services available outside of Austin, Texas?
Our online store primarily serves customers in Austin, Texas. However, depending on the size and scope of the project, we may be able to accommodate requests for delivery and installation services in nearby areas for a nominal fee. Our products normally have a delivery option for you to choose from. If your location is not specifically specified in our store's product pages, we recommended to contact the customer support team by chat to discuss your specific location and project requirements.
How can I be sure of the quality of the materials and services offered through the online store?
Our online store is committed to providing high-quality materials and services, adhering to industry best practices. Product photos and real-world actual videos are continually added by the day into our store. Customer reviews and testimonials can also provide insights into the quality of the materials and workmanship offered. Additionally, you can contact the online store's customer support team by chat with any concerns or questions regarding the quality of our products and services.
What if I need to make changes to my order after it has been placed?
If you need to make changes to your order after it has been placed, contact the online store's customer support team by chat as soon as possible. We will assist you in making any necessary adjustments to your order, provided it has not already been processed for delivery and installation.
Do I need to be present during the delivery and installation process?
While it is not always necessary for you to be present during the delivery and installation process, it can be helpful to be available for a brief consultation with the installation crew to discuss any specific requirements or concerns to ensure the best results for your project.
What if I encounter any issues with my order or the installation process?
If you encounter any issues with your order or the installation process, contact the online store's customer support team by chat immediately. We will work with you to address any concerns and ensure that you are satisfied with the final result of your landscaping project.