Sharp sand is used for a number of purposes, under Block Paving, Paving Slabs and artificial Grass, sharp sand grading is 0-4mm in size
Sharp sand can be used in the base of a trench to lay cables on, Sharp sand is also used for sand blasting too.
When mixed with cement (1 to 4 ratio) sharp sand becomes screed and is used to level out floors.
By adding gravel and cement to sand you make concrete
this product is also known as Grit sand or concreting sand
Many of our products are available for loose tipping, in Bulk Bags and smaller sized bags.
For further information: E-mail: [email protected] Please contact Telephone: 0845 872644
Sand and Gravel Direct shall not accept any returns from our website that have been ordered incorrectly or found to be surplus
to the customers requirement. However, Sand and Gravel Direct will try and assist the customer with a solution to any issues.
Sand and Gravel Direct will not be held responsible for aesthetic claims. Sand and Gravel Direct offer a sample service which enables the customer to visually assess the product before they place an order. Sand and Gravel Direct will not be held responsible for variations in material colour. Quarried materials are natural and can vary due to the way they have been formed over thousands of years.
The customer has the right to cancel their order with Sand and Gravel Direct, however, this must be done at least 24 hrs before the order is dispatched
Returned loads while en route will be subject to a cancellation fee of £30 per bag or tonne. This charge will be deducted from any refund which may be due.
Cancellation of delivery must be made within 24 hours of the scheduled delivery date and should be made by Telephone only 0845 8726446 ( 8am – 5pm Monday to Friday)
Any order amendments with Sand and Gravel Direct must be made at least 24 hours before goods are dispatched. We are unable to amend orders after this time
DELIVERIES ARE USUALLY WITHIN 48HRS – During the lead up to Bank Holidays we become very busy and can not always promise witin a 48hr period, however, we will always book the earliest delivery slot for you. During these troubling times there is also a chance of delay due to staffing. – if you require an urgent delivery within 48hr please call to assess if this is possible
FREE delivery for ALL bulk bags of;
MOT Type 1
For Bulk Bags, we will deliver these in either a van or a larger articulated vehicle. Please specify if you have any access restrictions
Loose deliveries come on 20t lorries.
Price per tonne for any un-carried volume will incur a £10 per tonne part load charge +VAT.
Please see our delivery page for full details.
48hrs delivery – contact us to arrange specific dates
Delivery for standard materials is usually within 48 hours. Some specialised materials may take longer, please contact us for advice
We offer a number of services. 24hr delivery and timed delivery (if available) for a small additional charge
We will deliver your product to the address you have requested.
Sand and Gravel Direct are unable to guarantee we will be able to supply your product to exactly where you require it to be placed. Reasons for this may be – Access may be unsuitable due to width, length, height, obstructions, too dangerous etc… If you have any concerns regarding this please contact us on 08458726446
For all bagged materials we offer a kerbside service which means you will have to move the product to the designate area of use.
Sand and Gravel will only contact you if there are any issues prior to delivery.