What is the cost for a new or gravel road repair?

December 16, 2020By Paula MurphyHow To's

How much does a gravel road cost? You can expect to pay to build a new road on vacant land between $4 to $8 per sqft. This cost estimator includes typical costs such as grading, tree stump removal, stabilization fabric or base and finish rock layer. You can expect to pay to repair a driveway … Read More

Tips to consider in building a new gravel driveway

December 16, 2020By Paula MurphyHow To's

Building a new driveway or road on vacant land is an exciting first step in creating access to build a cabin or residence. The following are some tips to consider in building a new driveway or road. Also check our cost estimator at https://fixmygravelroad.com/when-to-add-gravel/ First and foremost, consider the proper configuration for handling moisture and water. … Read More

How to Prevent Gravel Loss From Snowplowing

December 16, 2020By Paula MurphyHow To's

Improper snow plowing will damage your gravel road resulting in gouges or wash boarding. ┬áBoth will cause gravel loss by pushing gravel to the sides of the road. There are two steps you or your snowplowing contractor can perform; Do not plow until you are sure the ground is frozen or Raise the snow plow … Read More

When Would I Need to Add Gravel?

December 22, 2016By gravelroadHow To's, News

Have you ever wondered whether it’s worth your time and money to add gravel to your road or driveway? Here are a few times when adding gravel is definitely worth it. 1) Water is pooling in the middle of the road causing mini lakes If this is happening, the middle of the road may be … Read More