It’s October already and we are still enjoying a delightful fall. I picked up a copy of the Farmer’s Almanac the other day which indicated the UP of Michigan is supposed to have another mild winter in 2017/2018. We’ll see how that prediction works out. In case the predictions are incorrect here are several tips
The formal definition for Class 5 is a crushed and graded sand and gravel mix which has max grain size of 1 inch. This product has “binder” in it for shear strength. The following image is an example of gravel with a sand binder The “binder” is the secret ingredient that will make a road last longer.
Adding gravel to a road may be required when water pools in the middle of the road causing mini lakes caused by: The road is lower than the sides of the road preventing the road from draining properly. In this instance the road surface would need to be raised a few inches to establish a
What should you expect from Fix My Gravel Road? Our goal is to provide a smooth road surface that after a heavy rain the only place water collects is at the edges of the road. Our methodology to achieve this goal is to recover gravel or dirt from the edges of the road and redistribute where