Type 1 Sub Base

From £30.80 +VAT

Prices shown are for retail customers and based on loose material per ton.

Our Type 1 Sub Base is a first time quarried and crushed material sourced from the nearby Mendip Quarries.​Typically used to provide a stable sub-base for road surfaces and pathways. It is a permeable material which assists with drainage as it has fewer fines than scalpings. Competitively priced to encourage people to use this as a preferred option to 40mm Scalps. The quality is consistent and reliable. 

Good for:
  • Suppressing weeds

  • Base material for gardens, patios, driveways and shed bases.

  • Highly trafficked areas.

Available in:

  • Bulk bags

  • Loose loads

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Product information

Type one is a crushed material to provide a stable sub-base for road surfaces and pathways. The mixture of solids and fines ensures minimal voids in the sub-base material when compacted, giving a strong load bearing layer with a suitably flat surface. Typical use is as a finished surface prior to a top coating of asphalt, concrete, shingle and block paving. Often used with a sand blinding. Our Type 1 is a first time quarried product sourced from the nearby Mendip Quarries.​

  • Actual weight will vary depending on moisture content

  • Can act as a weed suppressant

  • A useful mixture for gardens, patios, driveways and shed bases

  • Delivered in bulk bags or loose for large project quantities

  • Weight can vary depending on wet/dry conditions

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DD AGGREGATES Ltd are an independent family run company based in the South West. We specialise in sourcing the best quality products direct from producers whilst providing the most flexible delivery solutions for both private and trade customers across the UK. 

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