Chaple Hill Grit

BoyanApril 22, 2013

Hey Guys,

Where is the best place to buy Chaple Hill Grit. I live in Burlington so anything close to Alamance Co works better. Also does this type of rock/gravel compact as well as everyone say it does?


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Just about every landscape supplier in the Triangle carries it. I love it. It seems to live up to the hype.

    Bookmark   April 22, 2013 at 8:16PM
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Ralph Whisnant(z7b-8 NC)

We have it in several of the walkways at the J C Raulston Arboretum. It does exactly what it is reputed to do. It drains well yet does not give way under things like a wheelchair.

    Bookmark   April 26, 2013 at 6:38PM
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Chapel Hill what? What are we talking about here and what is it reputed to do?

    Bookmark   May 14, 2013 at 11:47PM
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Not an expert, but it it is fine irregular gravel that allows water to seep through well, does not wash away easily and stays compacted. It is used under flagstone and driveway as a base, and mixed with soil for permeation improvement.

    Bookmark   May 15, 2013 at 7:52AM
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