Decomposed Granite Catagories Decomposed granite and crushed stone products are commonly used for
decorative walkways, patio & outdoor living areas, planter beds,
light duty driveways, water wise landscaping, dog runs, utility and side
Whether for driveways, pathways, patios, utility
landscape areas or to surround trees, crushed stone or decomposed
granite can be a versatile material that prevents weed growth, maintain
even soil moisture and makes an outdoor space more appealing. These two
are not the same material, though. Decomposed granite has a natural
coarse look to it, while crushed stone products tend to be more flat and
have a higher amount of fine material. Crushed stone products, granite,
sandstone, limestone and others offer a greater array of natural colors
to work with than most true decomposed granite materials.
proper DG surface does not move underfoot like sand or gravel, but its
porosity allows water to penetrate to the soil below. That aspect makes
DG or crushed stone fines a good paving material around trees and
shrubs. The standard application process is to spread about 2" of DG
or crushed stone fines, water it thoroughly then compact it with a water
filled sod roller, hand tamper or use a vibra plate it to settle. Then
repeat the process with the last 1" to 2" layer for extra depth for
Shipped from blending locations throughout California to your job site in bulk loads of 10 to 25 tons loads in 2,0000 or 3,000 pound SuperEarthsacks. Pure crushed oyster shell products can shipped for blending on site anywhere in the USA and Canada.
Decomposed Granite and D.G. Crushed Stone Fines products come in a wide range of colors, some DG's materials can be color neutral in appearance when installed. There are many DG products that can make a soft or bold impact in a landscape, adding rich color to the finished look.
A D.G. Crushed Stone Fines product. Also known as Southwest Brown. Deep ruddy browns give this geometric stone quiet power befitting its name. Its defined angularity combined with the sanguine patina is outstanding