How To Use Our Gravel Calculator
To calculate the amount of gravel you need, please follow the simple steps below:
1. Click on the product you desire below and this will redirect you to a page dedicated to that product.
2. Once on this page, you can add the height, width and depth of the area you wish to cover.
3. Once you have inputted your measurements, our gravel calculator will inform you of the exact amount of gravel you need.
4. If you are happy to proceed with the order, just add the item to your cart and follow our easy-to-use check-out process.
If you need further support in using our Gravel Calculator, or have any questions, please feel free to contact our friendly team and we’ll be more than happy to help.
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Find Out How Much You Need
Decorating your pathway, driveway or other walkways can sometimes be difficult, ensuring that you choose the right type of decorative stone for your project is vital. Two of the most common types of aggregate for projects is Gravel and Granite. With our handy Gravel Calculator, you will be able able to calculate how much aggregate you need for a specific project. As you will realise we stock the highest quality red granite that Europe has to offer. We source all granite from our Granite Quarry and have stringent quality checks in place ensuring that all products we ship out are of the highest quality.
If you are happy with the quote given then great – But, if you have any questions then please get in touch with a member of the Cloburn team today and we will be happy to answer any questions that you may have.
Why is Granite better than Gravel?
If you are unsure of what exactly red granite is, it is one of the most durable and commonly used materials for a range of different pathways and is highly regarded as one of the most aesthetically pleasing aggregates. It looks great when dry and even better when making it perfect for the usually wet climate here in the UK! Granite requires no maintenance and is a great replacement for gravel or other aggregate.
Whilst having a similar appearance, red gravel lacks the durability and quality that lanark red Granite has. Gravel is often used as a way to imitate the look of granite but you will find the quality will start to decline over time. If you are looking for the high quality wow factor then Red Granite is the choice for you!
What are the main types of Granite Aggregate that we offer?
We have a range of different variants suitable for everyone’s needs and requirements. We work hard to ensure that customers are satisfied with each type of Granite Aggregate that we sell. Click through on the links below to find out a bit more about each variation in detail.
Granite, Stone & Sand Direct From Our Quarry In Lanark to Construction Sites Throughout Lanarkshire & Glasgow
How Much Gravel Do I Need?
The amount of granite or gravel aggregate that you will need depends entirely on the size and depth of the area being worked on. The Gravel Calculator on the right-hand side will provide you with an accurate costing for your project so that you know exactly how much it will cost allowing you to plan and budget accordingly.
Is it possible to use the gravel calculator for all aggregates?
With our gravel calculator, you can calculate the right amount of gravel and granite for your project. Simply select the product and enter the dimensions of the area you are planning to cover, you will then be provided with an accurate quotation for the right amount of gravel/granite for your project.
What is the right amount of gravel for my driveway?
By using our gravel calculator, it’s easy to find the correct amount of granite or gravel you need for your driveway. It is merely a matter of knowing how long and wide the driveway needs to be, along with what depth of gravel is needed.
As a general rule of thumb, uncompacted Cloburn granite weighs approximately 1.4 tonnes per cubic meter. A driveway should be at least 50mm deep, so one ton would cover approximately 14 square meters.
If you are in any doubt, use our gravel calculator for an accurate quotation that also includes accurate shipping costs.
Why use Cloburn?
Everything that we do here at Cloburn puts the customer first and we aim, to provide an exceptional standard of granite and service to all customers. Cloburn Quarry is one of the largest European Quarries and we provide our high-quality granite to customers throughout Europe and beyond. If you require a more bespoke service then we can accommodate for this. One of the great things we are pleased to offer is our free sample service which provides customers with the chance to check out the granite or aggregate prior to ordering a large amount.
If you have any questions then please get in touch with a member of the Cloburn team today!