Northern Ohio guys

Discussion in 'Network: Central' started by BLC1, Apr 7, 2010.

  1. BLC1

    BLC1 LawnSite Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Posts: 714

    I am looking for a good place to get bulk river rock and top soil. Where are some good places and what are you paying and what are you paying delivery?

    Thanks.
     
  2. BLC1

    BLC1 LawnSite Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Posts: 714

    evening bump
     
  3. CLARK LAWN

    CLARK LAWN LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,526

    what part of northern Ohio are you in?
     
  4. BLC1

    BLC1 LawnSite Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Posts: 714

    West of cleveland about 30 40 minutes.
     
  5. Rex Mann

    Rex Mann LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 621

    kurtz brothers

    Peace,

    Rex
     
  6. BLC1

    BLC1 LawnSite Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Posts: 714

    I'm looking to eliminate the middle man.
     
  7. wurkn with amish

    wurkn with amish LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 662

    then google quarries in your area.
     
  8. StoneFaced

    StoneFaced LawnSite Member
    Posts: 201



    Your best bet is to go Eastward...Mantua, Streetsboro, Ravenna...They are where the quarries are in the North East, also where the suppliers go. West is primarily limestone. Rates do vary from one place to the next, but trucking can easily out weight the expense of the material itself. Some places offer hauling, often through independents. Pending what I am hauling and size of load will determine who I use, but the rates are based on ton-age and millage.
    I would recommend Lakeside Sand & Gravel, Hugo Sand or Rainbow Gravel & Sand...there are others, but these are ones that I have always dealt with and am satisfied.

    Your best bet is to call them for quotes, just tell them what and how much you need, and where it's going.
     
  9. StoneFaced

    StoneFaced LawnSite Member
    Posts: 201

    Not unless you want your @ss handed to you.
     
  10. BLC1

    BLC1 LawnSite Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Posts: 714

    What are you guys paying for river rock and top soil?
     

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