Biodegradable Solutions for Erosion Control: Straw Wattles

Straw Wattle Roll

What are Straw Wattles? Straw Wattles are tubes of compressed weed-free straw. They are typically encased in jute, nylon, or other biodegradable material. Our straw wattles are 9 inches in diameter and are 25 feet long. What are Wattles used for? Control storm water runoff Prevent slope erosion by stabilizing slopes by slowing, spreading and filtering … Continue reading Biodegradable Solutions for Erosion Control: Straw Wattles

The Importance of Geogrid in a Retaining Wall: Geogrid

Geogrid inbetween blocks

WHAT IS GEOGRID? Geogrid is a manufactured high strength reinforcement grid that comes in rolls of various sizes and strengths. It is composed of high-molecular weight, high-tenacity multi-filament polyester yarns that are woven together into a stable mesh.  Below are examples of different types of high quality geogrid available from SRW Products.   WHAT ARE THE … Continue reading The Importance of Geogrid in a Retaining Wall: Geogrid

What is the Difference Between Wet Cast Pavers and Dry Cast Pavers: Wet Cast Pavers vs. Dry Cast Pavers

While the aesthetics of your concrete paver are an important part when selecting what will be best for your project, knowing how the paver is made is just as important. Ensuring the paver is suitable for the job will help the overall longevity of the projects lifetime. There are two type of concrete pavers: Wet … Continue reading What is the Difference Between Wet Cast Pavers and Dry Cast Pavers: Wet Cast Pavers vs. Dry Cast Pavers

Create Professionally Installed Natural Stone Surfaces In A Fraction Of The Time: Interlocking Veneer Panels

Interlocking Veneer Panels

NEM is revolutionizing the veneer installation process with their new interlocking veneer panels. These panels can be installed in seconds, compared to 10x the time it takes to lay loose individual veneer stone pieces. What makes these panels different from tradition veneer panels is their staggered shape which makes it nearly impossible to detect seams. … Continue reading Create Professionally Installed Natural Stone Surfaces In A Fraction Of The Time: Interlocking Veneer Panels

New! Alliance Polymeric Sand: G2 Intelligent Polymeric Super Sand

G2 Intelligent Polymeric Sand by Alliance is manufactured by mixing specifically calibrated sand with sophisticated intelligent polymers, which neutralize haze and dust. The end result: a second generation of polymeric sand unlike anything you've ever seen before. No Dust Haze Free No Blower Required One Watering G2 Polymeric Sand simplifies the installation process. Sweeping is … Continue reading New! Alliance Polymeric Sand: G2 Intelligent Polymeric Super Sand

Techo-Bloc Premium Paving Stones & Walls: 2017 Techo-Bloc Contractor Showcase Massachusetts

Techo Bloc 2017 Contractor Showcase Massachusetts

Don't forget to sign up for the 2017 Techo-Bloc Contractor Showcase! The seminar will be led by Pete “Paver Pete” Baloglou, director of sales, education and information at Techo-Bloc, and will cover everything from new products, installation methods, and best practices. Plus you will have the chance to network and strategize with colleagues, vendors, and suppliers. Massachusetts … Continue reading Techo-Bloc Premium Paving Stones & Walls: 2017 Techo-Bloc Contractor Showcase Massachusetts

Garden Paths & Walkways: Easy Garden Path Ideas

Happy Earth Day! What better way is there to enjoy mother nature than by strolling through a beautiful garden path? A well designed garden path can create an inviting atmosphere for you and your guests, plus it can enhance the functionality of your garden. There are numerous ways you can create a alluring and fun garden path, you just … Continue reading Garden Paths & Walkways: Easy Garden Path Ideas

Dig Safe: April is Safe Digging Month

Did you know that April is Safe Digging Month? For over 28 years, the Governors of Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont have proclaimed April as Safe Digging Month! The goal of this multi-media awareness campaign is to reminder everyone who excavates or digs to call Dig Safe®  (811 number) to have the approximate location of … Continue reading Dig Safe: April is Safe Digging Month