Favorable price for local limestone gravel

Chalk gravel has the distinct advantage of occurring and being offered almost everywhere in large quantities. It belongs to both the material as well as the transport cost to the cheapest types of gravel. For the private garden area it is suitable for fortifications and as a pathway.

Functionality and appearance

The often greyish white to beige colored limestone gravel is a popular and inexpensive choice for the private garden. It can be used as a substation for roads, driveways and terraces. More visually appealing sortings are used as jewelry gravel for bedding and embankment plants and can also act as a substrate for pond construction.

Among all types of gravel the limestone gravel belongs in the lower third of the price range. Often one cubic meter is already available for less than twenty euros. Even optically reminiscent of sand or limestone gravel sorts for use as decorative elements in a rock garden usually cost below thirty euros per cubic meter.

Regional descent

If the stipulation for the selection of the ballast is mainly of an economic nature, lime gravel is the first choice. In the pricing of all gravel is the price-performance ratio for Kalkschotter one of the best. Washed, it is frost resistant and due to its mostly regional descent, it adapts perfectly to the local conditions.

That's how much chalk gravel costs
1 cubic meter of chalk gravel (grain size 0-16 mm) as bulk materialabout 20 EUR
1 cubic meter of chalk gravel (grain size 0-32 mm) as bulk materialabout 18 EUR
1 cubic meter of chalk gravel (grain size 0-45 mm) as bulk materialabout 28 EUR
1 cubic meter of chalk gravel (grain size 0-56 mm) as bulk materialabout 16 EUR
1 cubic meter of chalk gravel (particle size 16-32 mm) as bulk materialabout 20 EUR
1 cubic meter of chalk gravel (grain size 5-45 mm) as bulk materialabout 34 EUR

Tips & Tricks

In addition to the low rock costs, the mostly short transport path has a negative effect on the price. Limestone is mined almost everywhere.

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