Bedding Sand

Bedding Sand is produced at our Quail Hollow Sand Plant located in Felton, CA. With #1 Plaster Sand and #2 Plaster Sand becoming less available, Quail Hollow Bedding Sand is an excellent choice for brick and block work. it’s also ideal for under slab applications. Below is a list of features and benefits to consider.

  • Uniform particle size to provide product consistency
  • Finely graded to provide excellent workability
  • Washed and screened so it’s free of unwanted silt, clay, and salt
  • Long term reserves so it will be available for decades
  • Centrally located in Felton which makes product available for south bay projects
  • Light beach sand color which is easily identifiable
A typical gradation is listed below for evaluation. As with all natural materials, some variation will occur.

  • Sand Equivalent: 70
  • pH: 7.8
  • Chloride Content: 2.2 ppm
  • Sulfate Content: 9.6 ppm

For additional information, please contact the Aggregate Division Sales Office at 831.768.2380.

Sieve Percent Passing
#4 (4.75 mm) 100
#8 (2.36 mm) 100
#16 (1.18 mm) 99
#30 (600 um) 93
#50 (300 um) 68
#100 (150 um) 7
#200 (75 um) 1