top of page


#57 gravel size typically range from 1/2 to 1 inch in diameter. This makes #57 gravel larger than #8 or #9 round gravel. Like other round gravels, #57 gravel is known for its smooth, rounded edges. This gives the stones a natural and aesthetically pleasing appearance. #57 gravel is often used in drainage applications, such as in French drains or other drainage systems. Its size allows for effective water drainage while preventing soil erosion. The versatility of #57 gravel makes it a popular choice in a variety of construction and landscaping applications.

#8 round gravel, the stones typically fall within the range of 3/8 to 1/2 inches in diameter. Like other round gravels, #8 round gravel is characterized by its smooth, rounded edges. This gives the stones a more aesthetically pleasing and natural appearance.  #8 gravel is normally used for landscaping, drainage, pathways and construction.  #8 gravel is generally larger than #9 gravel.

#9 round gravel is a type of gravel characterized by its specific size and shape. The "9" in its name refers to the size of the individual stones, which typically range from 3/8 to 1/4 inches in diameter. This makes #9 round gravel relatively small compared to other types of gravel. #9 gravel is normally used for decorative landscape, drainage systems, pathways/walkways and base material.

The color, shade and or tint of limestone varies from location and region.  It is important to take into account the specific requirements of the project, such as load-bearing capacity, drainage needs, and aesthetic preferences.



Round gravel is easy to install and affordable. You can simply spread it and compact it with a roller or a hand tamper. It is a low cost option compared to other landscaping materials, such as concrete, pavers, or bricks, and it lasts longer.




Round gravel is a versatile and attractive landscaping material that can be used for various projects. Whether you need it for drainage, bedding, or decoration, round gravel can enhance the look and function of your outdoor space.  Round gravel has a smooth texture and a natural appearance that blends well with any environment. It comes in different colors and sizes, so you can choose the one that suits your style and needs.  Gravel, due to it's shape will not "lock" into place like limestone.

bottom of page