The Sharp Sand we provide is sourced from our Quarries.
Sharp Sand, also referred to as concreting sand, washed grit, or masonry sand and is a rough, strong material. It is perfect for use in a variety of trades and for a wide range of applications. From simple landscape projects to much larger construction projects and wide agricultural uses.
Sharp Sand is a general purpose sand that is used mainly for external fine concrete work, rendering, lawn top dressing and internal floor screeds. It is a naturally made granular material consisting of finely divided rock and mineral particles. These particles are generally quartz, although there are other minerals present such as clays and irons that are mixed in. Due to the angular nature of sharp sand, it ensures that good drainage.
It is a coarse, sharp sand suitable for all general building use, bedding paving slabs and driveway block paving. It can also be used to create a lawn base under top soil, as the water-permeable sharp sand improves the growing conditions of your lawn.