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Slate Garden Ideas: How to Use Decorative Plum Slate Chippings in Your Garden

Decorative Plum Slate Chippings

Decorative plum slate chippings are one of the most popular decorative aggregates we supply and it’s not hard to see why! These charming slate chippings have a warm, inviting colour. They look great in a variety of areas in the garden and are very hardy and lasting to boot.

Want to purchase some beautiful plum slate chippings but not quite sure which size to go for? Or how you can use decorative slate in your garden? Read this guide to find out more about this popular decorative aggregate product and discover some great slate garden ideas along the way.

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UK Guide: Where Do Decorative Aggregates Come From?

An important aspect of choosing decorative aggregates for your garden is understanding where they come from. The UK provides a lot of great quality decorative gravel, chippings, and slate from a variety of areas. Indeed, we name a lot of decorative aggregates after the places where people quarry them. Such is the link in meaning between an aggregate and its origin. Find out more in this decorative aggregates UK guide.

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Big Orders for De-icing Rock Salt for Gritting Across the UK

An Icy Road Requiring De-Icing Rock Salt

The Gravel4You team has been getting lots of bulk orders for de-icing rock salt for businesses and homes. Two of our biggest orders have included supplying gritting salt for Coca Cola distribution and Hilton Hotels for increased safety against the cold winter weather.

We have now supplied our White Marine Salt and Cheshire Brown Rock Salt to 65 Hiltons Hotels branches throughout the United Kingdom, helping the hotel group more effectively protect their staff and visitors from snow and ice on their premises and the surrounding areas.

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The Benefits of a Gravel Garden

Gravel Garden

Creating a gravel garden can have many benefits, from low maintenance gardening to creating stylish landscapes evocative of Mediterranean paradises or peaceful Japanese spaces. Here are a few reasons why you should consider a gravel garden:

Gravel Gardens are Easy to Maintain

The gravel garden is very low maintenance, as good quality decorative gravel can last for years when laid correctly. Continue reading…

How To Choose Fish Friendly Gravel For Your Pond

Koi Carp Pond with Fish Friendly Gravel

When you want to update your pond or water feature with decorative aggregates, it’s essential to consider which are fish friendly gravel products and which may be harmful to your aquatic life.

To protect your fish and other wildlife, make sure you do your research into the lime content of different gravels. By placing lime-rich gravel in or near your pond, for instance, you can dramatically raise the pH level of the water. This can be toxic to some aquatic creatures. It may not outright kill your fish, but can make their environment much harder to live in and risk their health.

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How to Use Decorative Slate for Your Garden

Decorative Slate Chippings

Decorative slate is a highly popular choice for gardens and outdoor areas across the UK.

It’s not hard to see why; slate chippings are durable, versatile, and very eco-friendly as a by-product of the slate crushing process. Our chippings, mined in Wales and Derbyshire, come in a spectacular range of tones, from blue and purple to green and rustic gold.

You may not be sure how to best use decorative slate in your garden. Here are a few ways to use decorative slate in your gardening and landscaping projects:

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Gravel4You are pleased to announce that our excellent range of Winter & Rock Salts are now being used to help clear the runways, pathways and roads of the Glasgow Prestwich Airport & the Mecure Hotels Group.

Stones4u are pleased to announce that our excellent range of Winter & Rock Salts are now being used to help clear the runways, pathways and roads of the Glasgow Prestwich Airport & the Mecure Hotels Group. Our top grade Rocksalt is also being supplied to 100’s of Schools throughout the UK helping to clear car parks and school yards.

The Gravel4You Rock Salt is an extremely versatile product ideal for clearing snow from roads, car parks and pathways. It can be used both domestically and commercially and available in a range of sizes from Bulk bag for commercial use, local authorities and schools, to handy bag sizes at 25kg for small businesses and homeowners