Reasons to Landscape with Gravel

With the concern over water conservation and chemical use in yards rising, many people are considering lower maintenance options for landscaping. Gravel and stone are smart alternatives to grass, especially if you live somewhere with frequent drought. Mineral materials like river rock, pea gravel and crushed stone can be a…

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Crushed Stone, Quarry Process and Stone Dust

Many construction projects require stone or one of its derivatives. Whether you are buying stone by the truckload or need to fill in holes in a road, you need to understand the difference between the common types of manufactured stone. Crushed Stone Crushed stone is simply large stone that is…

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Transporting Aggregate and Other Materials

At Crusher Rental & Sales, we realize that while you may need aggregate and other construction materials, it can be tough to get from point A to point B. Whether you need it spread out over a wide area, or moved from one place to another without using vehicles, conveyors…

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Uses of Aggregates

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At Crusher Rental & Sales, we understand the unique need for aggregate material. That’s why we provide the highest quality crusher equipment to create the best aggregate for your use. But not everyone understands why aggregate material is so important, let alone what it can be used for. Aggregate use…

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The Science of Crushing

How can a machine take that massive boulder and turn it into aggregate? There’s more than just a machine at play. For centuries, people have been finding ways to effectively crush large materials, particularly rocks, in order to obtain construction materials, natural resources, and a better understanding of the geological…

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Custom Fabrication

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We provide custom plate processing and metal fabrication for all customer specifications. Call us for all your custom plate and fabrication requirements. 435-251-8347

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Aggregate Trends for 2016

Reports about aggregate material from the past year offer some key insights into what we can expect throughout 2016. The United States Geological Survey reported that in 2015, 1.39 billion tons of crushed stone were used primarily for construction material, especially road construction. Other uses included cement manufacturing, lime manufacturing…

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5 Hardest Rocks on Earth

You have probably been digging in your backyard and struck a rock that just wouldn’t budge and may have even broken your shovel, or at least your will to keep digging. Chances are, it wasn’t a very tough rock as far as rocks go, but just in case, here are…

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