Old 06-11-2010, 12:11 AM
traderfjp traderfjp is offline
LawnSite Member
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Smithtown
Posts: 63
Alliance Super Sand

My supplier carries this brand of poly sand (Alliance Super Sand). Any first hand experience with this product would be helpful.

Thanks in advance
Reply With Quote
Old 06-12-2010, 10:39 AM
Woodland Woodland is offline
LawnSite Member
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Maine
Posts: 207
This is what we have always used (except the Unilock version on one job) and it has performed very well for us. The only downside, which is probably common to all brands, is that there is always a very fine dust the is left behind. I cannot seem to sweep it away and while a blower helps, you can't blow it enough without blowing some of the sand out of the joints. The residue is not real bad and wears off in no time. As for durability of the polymers, I had to take apart a section of a walkway that I put in two seasons ago this past week for an addition. What I thought would be a quick 10 minute job, took over an hour. It took ten minutes just to get the first brick out. The rest came out in groups of 3 or 4 bricks and then I had to scrape the sand off the edges of the bricks - no easy feat!
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Layout Style:

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1998 - 2012, LawnSite.comô - Grand View Media
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:19 AM.

Page generated in 0.05683 seconds with 8 queries