River sand and its application

River sand and its application

The use of sand in the construction business as usual and no surprise. Actually, sand – valuable material for construction, formed by grinding quartz stone or mining, having a fine grain structure. In manufacture it fills grouts, reducing shrinkage after hardening.

Sand extraction is carried out:

– in quarries, as well as gravel and crushed stone gravel , it is suitable for foundations and road construction;

– with bottom take out the washed river sand with no foreign inclusions , it is used to fill concrete mortar;

– crushing the mineral quartz, is added to the dry mixture, Concrete, glass.

River sand is the most versatile, used for a list of construction works. Produced based material has different quality and durability.

Concrete, tile, brick

Demand for river sand due to its property to give minimum shrinkage of the concrete-based solutions. Therefore, it is used to manufacture decorative tiles, brick and a variety of finishing materials.

River sand is different grit, adding to the solution makes the mixture more flexible and better.

The road and sidewalks

Paving stone layer is laid on its, itself tile is made with its addition, resulting in a stable coating.

Start of construction , landscape design

many operations, related to the construction, necessarily require the use of sand. Using it for sprinkling the future construction site creates a perfect drainage. Garden paths and decorative paths were strewed them to improve the appearance and the absorption of water soil.


Its natural color is easily repainted in any other, so, when used in landscape design, when it is added dyes .

drainage systems, etc..

– sand – this is an excellent filter, a drainage system on the basis of its universal;

– Aquariums, filled with sea or river water;

– Designers love to make out the premises painted river sand. Its composition includes structural coatings;

– Peat and soil mixtures are prepared, too, on the basis of river sand. Its addition does mixture was crumbly and saturated with air, useful for breeding life-giving bacteria.


washed sand, Unlike river mined in open pits and namyvaet pressurized water. It can in many applications replace river.

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