Kiln-dried sand is used when installing block paving and is brushed in the joints between the blocks to prevent them from moving whilst allowing water to drain through the joints. It is a fine sand with small particulates and is sold in a weatherproof bag to ensure it stays dry.
Block Paving Jointing
Kiln-dried sand is the preferred method for jointing concrete block paving used on driveways, pavements and pathways.
It is a fine sand with small particulates, which make it ideal for brushing into the joints between concrete paving blocks.
Because it is dried, this fine sand can be easily brushed into the joints of block paving and will not stain the paving. Ensure dry conditions before brushing into your paved area.
Block Paving Stability
Kiln sand will prevent concrete block paving moving and hold the blocks in place - providing stability and rigidity to you paving.
Block Paving Drainage
Kiln sand also ensure that your concrete block paving is able to drain and water can permeate down through the joints in your paved area.
Building & Landscaping Aggregates
Paving Direct have a range of landscaping and building aggregates available for delivery across the mainland UK that you will typically need for your paving installation.
Weatherproof Poly Bag
This sand is supplied in 25kg Poly Bag for protection from weather whilst it is being stored and to ensure it is dry so it can be easily brushed into your paving.