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As the largest online construction hire marketplace in Australia, iSeekplant continues to provide quality services by providing the best sand suppliers in the country. Our extensive network of sand supply companies provide assistance and perform any task that a client may need for their construction project. More quarry products include washed sand, concrete recycling, waste disposal, soil disposal, top soil, gypsum, crushed dust, road base, crushed rock, soil supplies, aggregate supplies, crushed concrete, drainage gravel, crushed limestone and landscaping supplies.

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As the largest online construction hire marketplace in Australia, iSeekplant continues to provide quality services by providing the best sand suppliers in the country. Our extensive network of sand supply companies provide assistance and perform any task that a client may need for their construction project. More quarry products include washed sand, concrete recycling, waste disposal, soil disposal, top soil, gypsum, crushed dust, road base, crushed rock, soil supplies, aggregate supplies, crushed concrete, drainage gravel, crushed limestone and landscaping supplies.

Sand Supply FAQs

Here's some tips & frequently asked questions on how to find the right sand supplier for your job

1. What is sand used for in construction?

Sand is a material that can be easily compressed. This is one of the most common reasons why it’s widely used in construction, especially for wall reinforcements along and several types of flooring. This being said, there are some things to consider before you buy sand. It is best to ask sand experts and professionals for the right type and amount of sand to use for your project.

 

2. What are the different types of sand?

There are 6 types of sand that are commonly used in construction. These include the following:

  1. Concrete Sand Concrete sand is manufactured from the quarry. This sand is crushed and screened to remove large rocks and huge fragments. When mixed with cement and water, this sand fills the gaps between coarse aggregates. Concrete sand is commonly used for levelling base layers, walking paths and patios.

  2. Pit Sand Most sand suppliers recommend pit sand for construction. Pit sand is considered the best type of sand for building construction with its binding properties. Pit sand consists of sharp, angular and coarse grains that bind together to help keep a structure firm and robust.

  3. River Sand River sand is commonly found near river banks and streams. This type of sand is commonly used in concrete and masonry work. River sand can also be used for plastering, RCC and other block works.

  4. Manufactured Sand Also known as M-Sand, manufactured sand is manufactured in a factory. Most sand suppliers recommend this type of sand for concrete construction and as a substitute for river sand. Manufactured sand is widely available and relatively cheap, making it one of the most purchased types of sand.

  5. Utility Sand Made from high-quality industrial quartz, utility sand is ideal in construction with its excellent compaction and good mechanical properties. Utility sand can also be used in corrosive environments as it contains 100% natural minerals that provide excellent durability and stability.

  6. Fill Sand Fill sand is a type of sand that is mainly used for filling. Filling sand is a combination of sand grains and aggregates. This type of sand is primarily used as a base material for laying concrete, paving and filling large holes.

 

3. Why is sand important?

Sand has been an important and versatile material for various companies and projects. It is commonly used as a top soil and as an essential component in the creation of concrete. Sand can also be altered depending on the type of project whether it's for landscaping, construction or agriculture.

As there are different types of sand, it is best to identify and decide which type of sand is appropriate for your project. iSeekplant houses a wide number of sand suppliers and sand supply companies who can help you choose your sand.

 

4. What are the qualities of good sand?

Sand usually has a fine and smooth finish, however there are certain properties to check when deciding if sand is good or not. First, sand should be completely inert and must not have any chemical activity. The sand should also not contain any organic matter, hygroscopic salts, clay or silt. In addition, good soil is composed of coarse grains that are sharp, strong and angular to promote better compaction for a firm structure and robust stability.

 

5. Where are iSeekplant’s sand suppliers located?

iSeekplant has a nationwide network of sand suppliers operating in all Australian capital cities from Brisbane to Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne to Darwin, Perth and Adelaide. We also offer sand supplies in all major towns and cities from the Sunshine Coast down to the Gold Coast, Newcastle and then across the country to Geraldton, Mandurah and Bunbury.

 

6. How to use iSeekplant to find local sand suppliers?

Looking at sand for sale? The easiest way to find sand suppliers near your area is to use iSeekplant’s get a quote tool. Simply tell us when and where you need sand supplies, and we’ll get you the best quotes available! You can also call us on 1300 691 912 or email us at projects@iseekplant.com.au.

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