Products - Serving Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands

By: ODellSlinger  09-12-2011
Keywords: Driveways, Free Draining

Products - Serving Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands

¾" Road Base
Used for foundation fills, driveways, sidewalks, patios and backfill.
1½" Road Base
Same as above.
3" Road Base
Mainly used as a sub fill where the area of fill is generally more than 2 feet deep.
Navvy Jack
Used for making concrete.
Crushed Glass
Mainly used for foundation fills and backfilling. This is a recycled product that is only available at VMD.
Rubble
Same as above.
Crush Concrete
Used for foundation fills, driveways, sidewalks, patios and backfill. This is a recycled product only available at Butler Brothers.
Screenings
Mainly used for exposed pathways, driveways and under bricks for prep work.
½" Clear Crush
This is a free draining product that can be used as backfill and used for exposed driveways and pathways.
¾" Clear Crush
Mainly used to cover perimeter drains, but can also be used for exposed driveways and pathways and used as free draining back fill.
Fill Sand
Excellent for bedding pipes (e.g. electrical, sewer etc.) and using as a base for building a new lawn. It can also be used for foundation fills, back fills, driveway prep and interlock brick prep.
Concrete Sand/C-33
Used for septic fields, lawn bases and concrete mix.
Torpedo
Self compacting free draining fill that can be used as backfill/infill and used for playgrounds or decorative gardening.
¾" Drain Rock
Mainly used to cover perimeter drains and as free draining backfill but can also be used for decorative gardening.
1½" Drain Rock
Same as above.
Lawn Mix
Sandy soil mixture used for preparing lawns that will be seeded.
Garden Mix
Used for garden beds and preparing lawns where sod will be used.
Bark Mulch
Used as the top layer on garden beds to retain moisture and keep weeds down. It can also be used as a make-shift roadway to preserve tree roots.
Cedar Chips
Can be used for garden beds, pathways and excellent for a child's playground area.
Fish Compost
Fish bi-product soil that is excellent for rejuvenating your garden.
  • Aged Cow Manure
  • Structural Soil
  • Magic Mulch
  • Peat Moss
  • Super Soil
  • Mushroom Manure
  • Winter Sand
  • Stucco Sand
  • 5mm Birdseye
  • Infield Mix
  • Limestone
  • White Ice
  • Black Ice
  • River Rock/Cobbles
  • Turquoise
  • Rainbow
  • Desert Bronze

Keywords: Driveways, Free Draining