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Using Decomposed Granite As A Backyard Path

Here is a letter we got the other day at Rock N Dirt Yard about using crushed granite as a path through the backyard… We’re in planning mode for a new backyard. We’d like to have some sort of pathway

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Decomposed Granite Installation Methods

Decomposed granite is a commonly used material for pathways. Its fine sandy texture packs well for pathways and provides a softscape alternative to concrete or other harder surfaces. Is Decomposed Granite (DG) the best option for pathways? It depends on

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Recent Email About Decomposed Granite Price Vs Home Depot Price

I”m working on an Eagle Scout project and need about 2 cubic yards of decomposed granite. I priced it out at Home Depot and It came out to about $482.70. How much would it cost for that much DG from

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Central Texas Is Rich In Decomposed Granite

Austin and the Central Texas area have tons and tons of natural granite which means that it is going to be a bunch cheaper than other parts of the country. Most projects that call for sand as a base are

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Austin Homes Save Money With Decomposed Granite

Using Decomposed Granite or Crushed Granite in Austin has become one of the best ways of conserving water while still improving your landscape. Decomposed granite is highly versatile material that is extremely affordable to buy in bulk. Beyond the ease

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Some Good Tips About Crushed Granite

Decomposed granite, or DG, is made up of granite aggregates a 1/4″ or smaller. Sometimes DG is so fine that it resembles sand. Decomposed granite is the least expensive way to pave a patio, walkway, or driveway. DG provides a natural, rustic look

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Crushed Limestone Vs Crushed Granite

Lots of people wonder when it is right to use crushed limestone or crushed granite for their landscaping and paving needs.  This mainly comes down to a matter of preference, but there are other factors at work that can help

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Has Rain Washed Away Your Decomposed Granite?

We have been getting lots of rain in Austin lately.  This is great and your lawn needs it, but it sure can be hard on your landscape material.  If you have found that your decomposed granite or mulch has been

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This Is Where You Buy Decomposed Granite In Austin

Rock N Dirt Yard supplies bulk decomposed granite by the yard for $35.  Home Depot sells decomposed granite by the bag and you will end up paying five times more.  If you need lots of crushed granite you need to

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