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Alliance Rigid Paver Edging

A beautiful stone or interlock feature can add major visual impact and usability to your property, as well as increasing the value of your home in many cases.

How To Use Our Disposabag Service

The cooler weather is a reminder to to do some yard cleanup for the upcoming winter season…to be ahead of the game come next spring.

Where Do Weeds Come From?

Weeds are likely one of the most common and most frustrating challenges that gardeners and landscapers face when creating and maintaining beautiful lawns and gardens.

All About Geo-Textile

One of the best ways to deter weed growth in your flowerbed, patio, or walkway is to use a weed barrier fabric.

Using Polymeric Sand

Learn how to use polymeric sand in your landscape projects from Ottawa’s landscaping supply pros, Greely Sand & Gravel.

The Magic of Composted Pine Mulch

Learn all about Composted Pine Mulch and the magical effect it can have on your garden and landscaping projects from Ottawa’s landscape experts, Greely Sand & Gravel.

Common Questions About Sod

It can be a daunting task to think of installing sod as a homeowner, but if you are well equipped beforehand with the right products and information, the process will be much more smooth and hassle-free!

When to Top-Up Your Mulch

As the snow starts to melt, it is time to look around your yard and figure out what areas may need a little TLC this spring and summer.

Choosing the Right Grass Seed for Your Lawn

Use our helpful guide to learn how to choose the right grass seed for your lawn. We’ve got everything you need for your Ottawa home to have a great-looking yard and garden.

Let Our Mushroom Compost Help Your Garden Grow!

Learn how our organic, locally-sourced mushroom compost can help your garden grow! Greely’s helpful garden tips are a great guide to all your gardening needs in Ottawa.

When Will Topsoil Be Ready?

Eager to get your garden started? Learn more about our famous all-natural topsoil and topdressing soil and when they will be ready for Ottawa homes and landscapers.

How Many Cubic Yards Do I Need?

Once you have decided on your project and selected the materials you will be using, the next step in the process is to figure out how much of each product you will need. No one wants to end up being short, or paying too much and ending up with a lot leftover.

Ice Melting Products

Ice, snow, and cold temperatures can create many hazards during the winter months, causing slips, trips, and falls. At Greely Sand & Gravel, we are always ready to provide you with top quality de-icing products to ensure that your steps, walkways, and driveway remain safe this winter.

Preparing Your Yard for Winter

We usually think of winter as the season we take “off” from lawn and garden care, but there are several key ways you can prepare your yard for this cold season and give yourself a head start next spring. Below you will find a variety of tips to ensure that your yard is ready for this winter.

Disposabag

Are you looking for a neat and tidy way to dispose of garden, excavation, or non-hazardous household waste you have around your property? Look no further than Greely Sand & Gravel’s Disposabag service! It’s a fast, efficient, and affordable.

Fall Topdressing

While we continue to enjoy a beautiful summer, it is never too early to start planning for the colder weather. Many people think that lawn care happens in the spring and summer seasons only, but there are some helpful things you can do for your lawn in the fall that will make your lawn look beautiful come next spring.

Playground Mulch

You are ready to take the leap and install a play structure in your backyard – exciting! When it comes to our kids and their surroundings, safety is always a top priority. So ensuring that your new play structure is on a firm and kid-friendly base is key.

Creating a Patio Base

We’ve all been spending more time at home lately, so why not create a beautiful outdoor living space? Stone patios are highly customizable and can be created to your exact specifications.

Crushed Stone & Clear Stone

While it may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think about landscaping, gravel is an essential element in many different projects! Read on to discover what types of gravel we offer and what you need to make your project a success.

Riverstone

When we think of “landscaping” our minds often go right to gardens, plants, and flowerbeds. But rocks and stones can add just as much of a visual effect on your property when applied in the right way!

Starting a New Lawn

Whether your home is a new build or your current lawn is in need of an upgrade, Greely Sand & Gravel has the products and service you need to create a picture-perfect lawn.

Topdressing Your Lawn

Greely’s Topdressing Soil™ has been a customer-favourite for decades and is the perfect choice for anyone looking to topdress their lawn. With its trusted triple mix recipe and organic certification, Greely’s Topdressing Soil™ is a high quality product that can be delivered right to your door by dump truck load or by garden bag. Once you’ve ordered your soil, simply follow the steps below to topdress your lawn.

Preparing your Garden

Early spring is the perfect time to start thinking about preparing your garden for planting. Whether it’s a new garden that you are looking forward to building or an existing garden that needs some TLC, Greely Sand & Gravel is here to help with quality products and industry expertise!

The Benefits of Mulch

Does mulch offer new life to your flowerbeds? Does mulch keep the weeds at bay? Does mulch protect your soil from erosion and increase moisture retention? The answer to all these questions is here.

Digging Into Topsoil

Black earth, garden soil, dirt, topsoil. Soil can go by many different names and have many different applications! So how do you figure out what type of soil you need for your project? We can help!

Planning Your Spring Landscaping Project

It may be cold and snowy outside, but now is the time to start planning for your spring and summer landscaping projects! Having a clear and well-laid out plan is key to making your project a success.

Advantages of Truck Loads

  • More economical for larger purchases
  • Available in three convenient delivery options:
    1. Single truck loads
    2. Split trucks (two different materials)
    3. Mini roll-off containers


Advantages of Cubic Yard Bags

  • Available in convenient 1/4, 1/2 and 1 cubic yard bags
  • Available for all of our top selling products
  • Keeps wasted material to a minimum
  • Protects material from the weather
  • Convenient and reduced mess on your driveway
  • Easily placed on your driveway or front yard using our Moffett forklift