Central Supply aggregates - Sand/ Gravel/ Stone Dust
Central Supply has been supplying the construction companies and home owners in Northern New Jersey for over a quarter-century with various aggregates like mason sand, concrete sand, different types of gravel and stone dust. Our screened mason sand comes in a variety of colors. We supply our contractors with the most popular yellow sand but also have in stock brown and white sand. For horizontal concrete applications, we offer our concrete sand.
Gravel storage bins are filled up with aggregates like 3/4" and 3/8 'gravel and Quarry process stone (QP) which are used in numerous applications such as ready-mix concrete, precast, commercial construction, residential construction, and are base layers in many roads. We also carry stone dust, this is perfect product often used as a top layer to prepare the base bed for laying down pavers.
Mason Yellow Sand
Popular masonry sand valued for its smooth and consistent performance wildly use by masons and landscapers. Our yellow sand is a washed and screened with distinctive golden yellow in color. This aggregate is typically used for the blocks, brick installation and mortar work, laid under swimming pool liners, pour in playgrounds sandboxes or volleyball courts.
Mason Brown Sand
As yellow sand, brown is popular among masons who prefer mixing their mortars at the job sites. It is a preferred sand for mixing with Portland cement or create brick joints to modify individual mortar color. It is perfect to use as a base layer for laying bricks or paving stones for or patios or driveways. Small particles size allows it to effortlessly fill into the joints between the paving stone or flagging. Brown sand is also washed and screened through a slotted screen to separate particles in the desired range of sizes to meet ASTMC 144 regulation
Designed mainly for use as a fine aggregate in ready-mix concrete applications and asphalt production but is washed and screened to a larger grit than any masonry sand.
It can be also used for filing excavated areas or foundations bedding.
Used widely by masons, brick and block manufacturers for its highly attractive white color. Masons are using this aggregate to achieve lighter mortar joints in bricks or blocks work, but also can be used in children’s sandboxes, paver bedding, paver joints, volleyball courts, animals pits and is used in sand traps at golf courses.
3/8″ gravel, sometimes called " Pea Gravel" is a finer blend of crushed stone. This aggregate is generally used for mixing with sand and cement to create concrete surfaces also walkways, driveways and areas with poor drainage. It is extremely popular in the landscaping applications. 3/8″ gravel can also be used to make precast concrete.
3/4" Gravel is intended primarily for use as a coarse aggregate in heavy duty ready-mix concretes, this crushed stone is also often spread as a drainage layer under slabs or French drains pipes. Very often an be also use as decorative landscaping material. This aggregate is the most common material in construction industry today , virtually everything we build around us includes 3/4" gravel.
Quarry Process Stone
Quarry Process Stone is a mix of stone dust and 3/4" crushed stone. Can be composited of different types of natural stone: granite, gneiss, trap rock, we call it QP.
Darker, coarser version of sand we called stone dust. It is produced by running stones through a crushing machine to make the crushed aggegates. Stone dust is is much easier to grade and work than sand, that' why is used as the final base and setting bed in many pavers projects, patios, hardscape blocks, walkways and driveways. Compacted stone dust contains very fine mineral aggregates, it forms a hard,dense surface which creates convenient stage for workers to directly walk on it and install flagging stones, bricks or pavers without any concerns. Because stone dust is reach in minerals it is very popular among gardeners providing nutrients for growing many garden vegetables. Is also used in stables and horse riding areas.
Located in Northern New Jersey, we deliver locally to Passaic County, Bergen County, Morris County, Essex County, Hudson County and Sussex County, but our boom trucks can deliver palletized materials directly to the job sites everywhere in Tri–State area. For hard to reach job sites, we have our Forklift/Piggyback trucks on standby. Our dump trucks can deliver bulk aggregates up to 20 yds.
To pick up construction aggregates by contractors or homeowners please visit our yard in Passaic, NJ. If you have any question call our office at 973-777-0515, we are always ready to help our customers!