Lafarge Type 1 Portland Cement

A general-purpose cement suitable for all uses for which the special properties of other types of portland cements are not required.

Lafarge Type N Mortar Cement

This cement is suggested for use in mortars for exterior, above-grade non-load-bearing walls and interior non-load-bearing partitions.

Quikrete® 5000 Concrete Mix

This product is a commercial grade blend of stone or gravel, sand and cement specially designed for higher early strength. It is ideal for cold weather application, and achieves 5000 psi after 28 days.

Quikrete® FastSet Concrete Mix

This product is a rapid hardening structural concrete. A special blend of cement with specifically graded fine & coarse aggregates, it sets in 20-30 minutes allowing time for mixing, pouring and finishing. Use at any thickness from 1 1/2″ (3.8 cm) to 24″ (61 cm).

QUIKRETE® Fast-Setting Concrete Mix

Use for setting deck, fence, lamp and mailbox posts; sets posts without mixing – pour dry mix into hole and soak with water. This is a special blend of fast-setting cements, sand and gravel designed to set hard in approx. 20 to 40 minutes.

QUIKRETE® Mason Mix Type S Mortar

This product is a high strength Commercial Grade dry pre-blended mixture of sand and cements specially selected for masonry applications. Meets N, S, M requirements as specified in ASTM C270. Just add water.

QUIKRETE® Quick-Setting Cement

This product is specially formulated to set in approximately 10-15 minutes.  It can be molded or sculpted into place and can be used for making concrete repairs where rapid setting is required.  It is ideal for repairing broken edges of concrete steps and curbs.

QUIKRETE® Hydraulic Water-Stop Cement

This product is a rapid setting, high strength repair material designed to plug leaks instantly in concrete and masonry.  It sets in 3-5 minutes and can be used above and below grade.  It is designed to block running water or leaks in cracked masonry or concrete surfaces.

QUIKWALL® Surface Bonding Cement – White or Gray

This product is an alkali resistant, fiberglass reinforced, portland cement based surface bonding cement used for construction of dry-stack (without mortar) cement block walls. It is good for waterproofing and strengthening block walls without mortar, and rehabilitating existing walls with a water-resistant and decorative coating.  We stock both white and gray.

QUIKRETE® Anchoring Cement

This product is a pourable cement that develops strength greater than concrete; just add water. It expands as it hardens and sets in 10-30 minutes. Ideal for setting bolts, handrails, or anything metal to be anchored in concrete.  Good for both interior and exterior applications.

QUIKRETE® Heavy-Duty Masonry Coating – White and Gray

This product is a dry mixture of portland cement, waterproofing agents and sand used to seal and beautify concrete, block, brick, stucco, and stone walls.  It can be used in both interior and exterior applications both above grade and below. It is available in both white and gray.

QUIKRETE® Non-Shrink Precision Grout

This product is a high strength, non-metallic grout designed for precision grouting and general construction applications.  Add only water to obtain a plastic, flowable or fluid consistency.  Non-shrink characteristics make it stable and capable of handling high load transfers. Use for grouting heavy equipment, pre-cast concrete, bearing plates, steel columns or anchoring applications.

QUIKRETE® Fast-Setting Underlayment

This product is a rapid hardening, high strength, non-shrink blend of gypsum cement and graded sand designed to level concrete and wood floors.  It can be trowel applied to interior concrete and wood floors prior to the installation of ceramic tile, resilient flooring, carpet and other floor coverings.

QUIKRETE® Vinyl Concrete Patcher – Gray

Vinyl Concrete Patcher is a multi-purpose concrete repair material with strong adhesive properties; just add water. Trowels to a feather edge of 1/16″ (1.6 mm). Made of a special blend of exterior grade vinyl resin, fine sand, and portland cement.

QUIKRETE® Acrylic Concrete Cure & Seal – Satin Finish

This product is a dual purpose water based clear acrylic coating that cures freshly placed concrete and seals concrete and masonry surfaces. The sealer can be applied immediately after the finishing application and provides a durable semi-gloss finish. It eliminates the need for water curing freshly placed concrete, and it protects and seals from acids,… Read more »

Stretcher Concrete Block

We stock concrete stretcher block in 4, 6, 8, and 10 widths. 4 inch (3⅝ by 7⅝ by 15⅝) 6 inch (5⅝ by 7⅝ by 15⅝) 8 inch (7⅝ by 7⅝ by 15⅝) 10 inch (9⅝ by 7⅝ by 15⅝)

Solid Concrete Block and Brick

We stock cement solid block in 2, 4, 6, and 8 inch widths. 2 inch (1⅝ by 7⅝ by 15⅝) 4 inch (3⅝ by 7⅝ by 15⅝) 6 inch (5⅝ by 7⅝ by 15⅝) 8 inch (8⅝ by 7⅝ by 15⅝)

Wire Mesh Sheet

Steel Wire Mesh Sheets for concrete reinforcement is stocked in 5′ X 10′ sheets and in both 6 and 10 gauge strength.

Wire Mesh Roll

Steel Wire Mesh Rolls for concrete reinforcement is stocked in 5′ X 250′ rolls in 10 gauge strength.

Rebar

Steel Rebar for strengthening concrete comes in 20 foot lengths and is stocked in 3/8″, 1/2″, 5/8″, and 3/4″ thicknesses.  It can be cut to custom length for an additional charge.

Ag Tile Roll

We stock 100ft perforated rolls in 2′, 3′, 4′ and 6′.  The 4″ perforated is available in a 250ft roll, or in a 100ft roll with sock.  We also stock 4″ solid (non-perforated) rolls in100ft and 250ft lengths.

Mirafi 500X Woven Geotextile Fabric

This is a woven slit film polypropylene geotextile that provides separation for good subgrades by preventing mixing of subgrade soils and base aggregates. High grab tensile and puncture strengths provide good performance in a wide range of roadway applications. This product is available in 12.5′ by 432′ rolls, and 17.5′ by 309′ rolls, and can… Read more »

Mirafi 160N Non-woven Geotextile Fabric

This product is a nonwoven geotextile fabric composed of stable polypropylene fibers used for soil separation and drainage. This product combines high water flow rates and durability while providing excellent soil retention and is used in a wide variety of applications including subsurface drainage and roadway separation applications. This product is available in 15′ by 300… Read more »

QPR Permanent Cold Patch – Bagged

This premium, all weather, permanent pot hole repair material is used by all the public agencies in Western New York for road and street maintenance and is the ideal solution for potholes, utility cuts and other repair applications.  The product works in all conditions – including cold and wet applications*.  There is no tacking or… Read more »

Tack Coat – Asphalt Paint

FBC Fast Dry Asphalt Paint is a solvent-based quick dry primer or general purpose black asphalt paint.  Apply by brush, medium nap roller or airless spray equipment. Coverage will vary from 3/4 to 1 gallon per 100 square feet depending on porosity and type of surface being coated.

Silt Fence with Stakes

Silt Fence is a temporary sediment control device used on construction sites to protect water quality in nearby streams, rivers, lakes from sediment in storm water runoff. This product is 3′ in height and comes in 100′ rolls. We stock both with fiber mesh (not pictured) and without (pictured).

Black Beauty Sand Blasting Media

Black Beauty is a 99% silica free recycled sand blasting media.  We stock both the 20/40 Fine Grit and the 12/40 Medium Grit.

Calcium Chloride Flakes

Calcium Chloride Flakes are a highly effective ice melt agent at temperatures down to -25 degrees.  This product is also effective as a dust control agent as it draws and holds moisture.

Calcium Chloride Pellets

Calcium Chloride Pellets are a highly effective ice melt agent at temperatures down to -25 degrees.  This product is also effective as a dust control agent as it draws and holds moisture.

Gowanda Contractor Store

Our store at 191 Broadway Road in Gowanda is stocked with paint, tools, pipe, block, bagged cement, rebar, wire mesh, and many other supplies common to contractor needs.  Our summer hours are 7:00 AM to 4:30 PM weekdays.  To reach the store directly call 716-532-2723.

Large Single Axle

This single axle can carry up to 8 tons and is ideal for making home deliveries.  It is more maneuverable than a Triaxle because of its short wheel base.

Tractor Trailer Dump

Tractor Trailer Dumps can carry 35 tons and are ideal for conveying materials to construction sites and material suppliers.  Tractor Trailer Dumps need a large flat area to dump their load.

Small Single Axle

This small single Axle is based at our Collins plant and is ideal for home deliveries and hard-to-get-to spots.  It can carry up to 4 tons.

Triaxle Dump Truck

A Triaxle is a full sized dump truck capable of delivering about 22 tons.  Triaxles can make home deliveries as well as supplying materials to contractors.

Unscreened Top Soil

Unscreened Top Soil is delivered out of our stock piles as is. It is variable depending upon what source it was collected from. It is likely to have lumps, rocks and roots in it. It is not recommended for do-it-yourself projects that do not have the assistance of professional equipment.

Screened Top Soil

We blend farmland soils and screen to remove everything larger than 3/8″ to produce this rich loam that is ready for seed as soon as it is spread. The Screened Top Soil is kept inside and dry until delivery.

Hot Mixed Asphalt

We produce a wide range of hot mixed asphalt products from four plants in five locations. We cater to small contractors doing private jobs and large heavy highway contractors doing NYSDOT contract work. We have knowledgeable and experienced professionals in our sales department who would be glad to discuss your project with you. E-mail us… Read more »

QPR Permanent Cold Patch – Bulk

This premium, all weather, permanent pot hole repair material is used by all the public agencies in Western New York for road and street maintenance and is the ideal solution for potholes, utility cuts and other repair applications.  The product works in all conditions – including cold and wet applications.  There is not tacking or… Read more »

Product #2 Sand

This fine sand resembles Mason Sand but has occasional pebbles and roots in it. It works well for play sand or on volleyball courts. It is commonly used by dairy farmers as bedding for cows.

Mason Sand

Mason Sand is a fine clean sand used for brick and block mortar. Mason Sand makes a good Pool Sand for under pool liners. This sand is what we usually recommend for sand boxes, beaches, and volleyball courts.

Filter Sand

Very coarse clean sand used in both residential and commercial septic systems for filtering waste water.

Concrete Sand

Coarse Washed Sand typically used for mixing with cement and coarse aggregates to make concrete.

Coarse Trap Sand

White Silica Sand for golf course traps. Good for mixing with white cement for white mortar. Not recommended for sand box play sand.

Asphalt Sand

Asphalt Sand is a coarse washed sand used primarily in the production of Asphalt Mixes. This sand is the result of crushing and is typically the most angular of sands available. Because it compacts it works well as a leveling course under pavers or flagstones. It is a good abrasive sand that works well for… Read more »

Abrasive Sand (Anti-Skid)

Abrasive sand is coarse washed sand that works well for aiding in traction on snow and ice covered roads. At our Springville plant we machine blend it with salt at a range of ratios from 50%/50% to 90%/10% for winter maintenance customers. We have the option of adding magnesium sulfate to our blends to increase… Read more »

Oversize, Landscape Rocks, Boulders

Oversize is generated in the process of screening Bank Run Gravel. It is not a washed product, so oversize piles tend to have some Bank Run Gravel mixed in. Oversize is sorted into size ranges of 2 to 3 inches, 2 to 6 inches, 4 to 12 inches, 8 to 18 inches, 18 to 36… Read more »

Unscreened Millings (Asphalt)

This product is the unprocessed millings from road building projects. Its top size is variable, but mostly 4 inch minus with lots of fines mixed in. This product is good for heavy duty parking lots and driveways. When properly applied and compacted it can result in a rut and pot hole resistant surface.

Bank Run Gravel

Bank Run Gravel is unprocessed gravel. Depending on the source, it can be 4″ minus, meeting NYSDOT Item 203 requirements for Select Fill, or a very coarse, clean, compactable fill with 8″ and larger stones in it. It is usually the least expensive base or compactable fill available.

-2″ Screened Gravel

Minus 2″ Screened Gravel is produced by processing Bank Run Gravel through a 2″ screen. The resulting material is a 2″ and minus compactable subbase. This product varies in consistency depending upon the source. The 2″ Screened Gravels we produce at all of our various sources meet NYSDOT 304 Type 4 requirements for soundness and… Read more »

-2″ Crusher Run Limestone

Minus 2″ Crusher Run Limestone is produced by crushing blasted Limestone and reducing everything to 2 inches and smaller. The resulting material is a highly compactable subbase that is ideal for building and surface treating heavy duty driveways and parking lots. Its gray color is visually distinct. Limestone is not locally produced, so the cost… Read more »

-2″ Crusher Run Hard Head Gravel

Minus 2″ Crusher Run Hard Head Gravel is made by processing 2″ to 8″ cobbles through a crusher resulting in a 100% crushed subbase that has a range of sized particles from 2 inches down to dust. -2″ Crusher Run Hard Head Gravel is an excellent subbase for roads, driveways, and building pads. It is… Read more »

-2″ Crusher Run Gravel (Semi-Crushed)

Minus 2″ Crusher Run Gravel is produced by processing bank run gravel through a crusher and reducing everything to 2 inches and smaller. The resulting compactable material is a blend of natural and crushed product with more coarse aggregate than a typical screened gravel. The angularity of the crushed materials add to the stability of… Read more »

-1″ Crusher Run Limestone

Minus 1″ Crusher Run Limestone is produced by crushing blasted Limestone and reducing everything to 1 inch and smaller. The result is a highly compactable subbase that is ideal for building and resurfacing driveways and parking lots. Its gray color is visually distinct. Crusher Run Limestone is not locally produced, so the cost of importing… Read more »

-1″ Crusher Run Gravel (Semi-Crushed)

Minus 1″ Crusher Run Gravel is produced by processing bank run gravel through a crusher and reducing everything to 1 inch and smaller. The resulting material is a blend of natural and crushed product with more coarse aggregate than a typical screened gravel. The angularity of the crushed materials adds to the stability of this… Read more »

-1 Inch Screened Millings (Asphalt)

Minus 1″ Screened Millings are made by processing milled asphalt from road building projects through a 1 inch screen. The resulting 1 inch and smaller product is ideal for constructing, surfacing and repairing driveways and parking lots. When properly applied and compacted it can be very pothole and rut resistant. We also make -2″ screened… Read more »

Crushed #3 & #4 Gravel, ASSHTO #1

This very coarse, crushed, gravel with a top size of 4″ is good for building roads over poor or muddy soil conditions. Although the sample pictured is washed, it is often produced by dry screening, which allows for considerable dirt and fines to cling to the finished product.

Round #3 Gravel

This primarily 2″ clean, washed, round gravel with a top size of 2-1/2″ is commonly used for roofing ballast. It is also an attaractive ground cover in landscape applications.

Round #2 Gravel

This primarily 1″ round, washed, natural gravel with a top size of 1-1/2″ is good for drainage and roofing applications. It works well for drainage around perforated pipe.

Round #1A Gravel

This primarily 1/4″ clean, rounded, natural gravel with a top size of 1/2″ works well as drainage material or self compacting fill (when contained in a hole or a foundation). Round #1A is sometimes used for playground cover.

Round #1 Gravel

This primarily 1/2″ clean, rounded natural gravel with a top size of 1″ is good for drainage or self compacting fill (when contained within a foundation). They are attractive when washed or cleaned up by the rain and make nice ground cover for landscaping.

Crushed #3A Gravel

This clean, crushed, washed gravel is primarily 1-1/2″ with a top size of 2″ and is commonly used as an ingredient in asphalt base courses. This coarse stone works well for constructing a farm or logging road over reasonably stable soils. It is very difficult to shovel this coarse product by hand.

Crushed #3 Gravel

This very coarse, crushed, washed, clean gravel is primarily 2″ in size with a top size of 2-1/2″. It is good for establishing roads over semi-firm soil conditions or topping extremely muddy drives. This product is too coarse to shovel by hand.

Crushed #2 Gravel

This primarily 1″ crushed, washed gravel with a top size of 1-1/2″ is often used for drainage around perforated pipe, under concrete slabs, and as a coarse driveway topping for soft, very muddy driveways.

Crushed #1A Gravel

This primarily 1/4″ washed, crushed gravel with a top size of 1/2″ is used primarily in asphalt mixes and for oil chipping aggregate. It would work well for a gravel walkway or very fine driveway topping.

Crushed #1 Gravel

This primarily 1/2″ clean, crushed gravel with a top size of 1″ is great for driveway topping and drainage applications. As a driveway topping it works best on firm but slightly muddy drives or parking areas. It works well for drainage around perforated pipe or under concrete slabs. It is commonly used for pipe bedding… Read more »

Crushed #1 & #2 Gravel Mixed

Ranging in size from 1 1/2″ to 1/4″, this clean, washed, crushed gravel is commonly used as an ingredient in Ready Mixed Concrete. This product works well for drainage media around perforated pipe or as a coarse driveway topping for soft, muddy driveways.