Decomposed Granite Delivered and Installed
1/4-Minus Decomposed Granite (DG) Delivered and Installed
- Rate per square foot at a depth of 3 inches.
- Includes delivery and installation of 1/4-minus decomposed granite. Note that decomposed granite is a natural resource and color shade will vary depending on the quarry.
- 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 by width (L x W) will give you the approximate square footage you need.
- Use our online decomposed granite calculator at the FAQ section below.
Best Uses of DG:
- Pathways and walkways: DG is an excellent choice for creating natural-looking, stable, and permeable pathways or walkways. It compacts well and provides a firm yet comfortable surface for walking or cycling.
- Patios: Decomposed granite can be used to create an attractive, low-maintenance patio area. It provides a more natural appearance than concrete or pavers while still offering a solid surface for outdoor furniture.
- Driveways: DG can be an alternative to traditional driveway materials, especially for shorter, low-traffic driveways. It's more affordable than concrete or asphalt, and its permeability helps with drainage and reduces runoff.
- Garden beds and mulching: DG can be used as a ground cover or mulch in garden beds. It helps retain moisture, suppress weeds, and regulate soil temperature.
Why should you use DG?
- Aesthetics: DG offers a natural, rustic appearance that blends well with various landscape designs.
- Permeability: DG is permeable, allowing water to pass through and preventing water pooling or runoff.
- Affordability: Decomposed granite is often more cost-effective than other hardscape materials like concrete or pavers.
- Easy installation: DG can be relatively easy to install compared to other hardscaping materials, making it a popular choice for DIY projects.
- Environmentally friendly: DG is a natural material with a low carbon footprint compared to concrete or asphalt.
Why not DG?
- Limited durability: DG may not be as durable as concrete, pavers, or asphalt, particularly in high-traffic areas or places exposed to heavy vehicle use.
- Erosion: In areas with heavy rainfall or poor drainage, DG may be prone to erosion or displacement.
- Maintenance: Decomposed granite may require occasional reapplication or maintenance to maintain its appearance and stability, particularly in high-traffic areas.
Best use case of DG:
The best use case for 1/4-Minus Decomposed Granite is in low-traffic areas such as pathways, walkways, and patios, where its aesthetic appeal, permeability, and affordability can be fully appreciated. Additionally, it works well as a ground cover or mulch in garden beds and for erosion control on slopes.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
To order 1/4" minus decomposed granite for delivery and installation online, enter the square footage of your project area at the depth of 3 inches in the quantity, add to your cart, provide your delivery address, any special installation instructions, and complete the payment process to confirm your order.
How much 1/4" minus decomposed granite should I order for my project?
To determine the amount of 1/4" minus decomposed granite needed for your project, multiply the square footage of the area by the desired depth (3 inches) and convert to cubic feet or yards. Use our online calculator to assist you in calculating the correct amount based on your project dimensions.
Decomposed Granite Calculator
Our professional delivery team will transport the 1/4" minus decomposed granite to your specified location, and our skilled installers will evenly spread the material in your desired areas, maintaining a consistent depth of 3 inches to ensure optimal performance and appearance. Depending on the size of your project, we will compact the 1/4" minus decomposed granite with either a hand tamper, vibratory plate compactor, or a heavy roller compactor. Everything is included in our flat-rate price.
How long does it take to receive my 1/4" minus decomposed granite delivery and installation?
Delivery and installation timelines depend on the availability of 1/4" minus decomposed granite and our current schedule. 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).
Can I choose a specific date and time for my 1/4" minus decomposed granite delivery and installation?
We strive to accommodate your preferred delivery and installation date and time; however, scheduling is subject to availability. Please contact our customer support team to discuss your scheduling preferences, and we will do our best to meet your needs.
How much does 1/4" minus decomposed granite delivery and installation cost?
The cost of 1/4" minus decomposed granite delivery and installation depends on the quantity of material needed for your project and any additional services you may require. Please visit our website or contact us for a personalized quote based on your specific needs.
Can I order 1/4" minus decomposed granite for delivery and installation to a commercial property?
Yes, we provide 1/4" minus decomposed granite 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 1/4" minus decomposed granite in landscaping?
1/4" minus decomposed granite is commonly used for walkways, patios, driveways, and as a base for retaining walls, pavers, or flagstone. It can also be used for decorative purposes in gardens, planting beds, and around water features.
How do I maintain my 1/4" minus decomposed granite after installation?
Maintenance for 1/4" minus decomposed granite is minimal. Regularly inspect the area for any settling or displacement of the material and add more granite as needed to maintain the desired depth and coverage. Removing debris, such as leaves and branches, from the surface will help keep your landscape clean.
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.
I have a pickup truck and a trailer, why should I hire your company?
The key reason to hire our company is the ease and convenience we provide. With just a few clicks, you can engage a skilled team to handle the labor-intensive work that you might not have time or may not even like doing for fun this coming weekend. As a local company with years of experience, we specialize in tackling these repetitive labor-intensive tasks. If you'd rather focus on spending quality time with family, friends, pursuing hobbies, or advancing your career, you can leave the hard work of picking up, leveling, and laying 1/4" minus decomposed granite to us. We are professionals, and this is what we do best.
But why is the 1/4" minus decomposed granite delivered and installed so cheap?
Our affordable pricing for the 1/4" minus decomposed granite delivery and installation stems from our years of experience since 2015 in Austin, Texas. As our online reviews show, we've faced numerous challenges and continuously strived for improvement in speed, efficiency, environmental friendliness, and cost savings for our clients. This commitment has led to increased efficiencies in our systems, allowing us to offer high-quality service at the lowest possible price. We also ensure our employees enjoy a good quality of life, with opportunities to vacation, purchase homes, invest, and send their children to reputable schools. We're not just a service provider; we're your neighbors and a part 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.