About Dirk Braen

Dirk is a Project Manager at Braen Stone. He's an expert on a variety of construction materials and prides himself on helping the company meet the needs of companies large and small.

Construction Materials: Sand Delivered

Sand is essential to a number of construction, landscaping, and home improvement projects. Consequently, we frequently receive inquiries about purchasing bulk quantities of sand, and about having that sand delivered to job sites throughout the area. Because this is such a hot topic, we've taken the time to dedicate today's post to explore the many uses for sand, choosing [...]

By | 2017-12-06T12:41:56+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Sand|0 Comments

How Much Riprap Stone Should I Buy?

At Braen Stone, we frequently get requests for information about buying riprap stone. Riprap stone, which is a type of rugged stone aggregate that is crushed and screened to size, is in high demand by homeowners, contractors, landscapers and even city or county entities. The stones can be used for a variety of different purposes and [...]

By | 2017-12-06T12:13:28+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Riprap Stone|0 Comments

Bulk Ordering Gravel Near Me

Gravel is a staple in many construction and landscaping projects. It's no wonder that quality aggregate material is in such high demand throughout NJ and the northeast. Despite its popularity, many people - including contractors, landscapers and homeowners alike - don't know where to go in order to obtain the best and most affordable gravel in bulk quantities. [...]

By | 2017-12-03T17:54:44+00:00 December 3rd, 2017|Gravel|0 Comments

Riprap Construction Stones and Where to Buy

Riprap construction stone refers to a stone aggregate material that is generally quite rugged. The rock is crushed and screened to specific sizes in order to meet various construction and landscaping needs. Contractors, cities, counties, and many other people frequently find themselves in need of quality riprap rock. If you have found yourself in a [...]

By | 2017-12-03T16:54:37+00:00 December 3rd, 2017|Riprap Stone|0 Comments

Pricing and Delivery for Bulk Sand Near Me

Sand is essential to a large number of construction and landscaping projects. As such, the material is always in high demand. We frequently get calls from customers who are interested in learning more about the types of sand available in the area, as well as sand pricing and bulk delivery options. We’ve decided to dedicate [...]

By | 2017-11-21T17:25:00+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Blog, Sand|0 Comments

4 Asphalt Resurfacing Tips

Asphalt is one of the most affordable paving options, it’s very easy to work with and it’s also very durable and long-lasting. Asphalt offers flexibility and strength, making it possible for cars and trucks to drive across the surface for years, while still maintaining its structural integrity. On top of everything else, it looks great! Even [...]

By | 2017-11-08T12:21:05+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Asphalt|0 Comments

An Epic Guide to Fill Dirt: Prices, Uses & Delivery

Although you might not normally think of dirt as "epic" or exciting, the truth is that materials like fill dirt are essential to a number of incredible landscaping and construction projects. Because it's so valuable in these areas, it's in your best interest to learn as much about fill dirt as you can. To help [...]

By | 2017-10-24T14:54:59+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Blog, Fill Dirt|0 Comments

Bulk Asphalt Material: Everything You Need to Know

Whether you're repaving a parking lot or installing a brand new driveway, having access to bulk asphalt material can seriously come in handy. Because large quantities of the material are required for jobs of this magnitude, having the ability to make a bulk order will likely save you time and money and it will make your life [...]

By | 2017-10-18T15:32:14+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Asphalt, Blog|0 Comments

5 Benefits of Working with a Landscape Material Calculator

Buying landscaping materials is a bit of a science. Not only do you need to take the time to find materials with the right aesthetic, function and dollar value for your work, but you also need to know precisely how much to order so that you can get the job done right. If you're from [...]

By | 2017-10-18T15:04:00+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Where to Buy Sand in Bulk in NJ

Purchasing sand for a landscaping or construction project can be difficult and you may not know where to go to find it. Many NJ residents find themselves in this same predicament and unfortunately, that means that many people end up making poor buying decisions. There’s no need to go to a big-box retailer or through a [...]

By | 2017-10-18T14:28:43+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Blog, Sand|0 Comments