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As Spring Arrives, Consider The Many Uses Of Topsoil

By Tom Torocco
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After a long and snowy winter, spring is finally upon us – and with the arrival of spring, our thoughts turn to outdoor projects we may have put on the back burner as we shoveled and skidded throughout the past few months.  If your sights are now set on those projects, topsoil is likely also… Continue reading As Spring Arrives, Consider The Many Uses Of Topsoil

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Determining What Size Crushed Stone You Need For Your Project

By Tom Torocco

Crushed stone is used for a wide variety of projects, from building roads to providing suitable drainage and from laying a base for pavers to enhancing the look of landscaping projects. There are so many uses for this versatile material, yet many people are unsure of what size they need when it comes to selecting… Continue reading Determining What Size Crushed Stone You Need For Your Project

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Rock Salt: What Would We Do Without It Right Now?

By Tom Torocco

If you’re like many people living in New Jersey, New York or throughout the Northeast, you likely don’t give much thought on an everyday basis to rock salt. That is, until the snow starts to fall, or like today, the roads become covered with slick and impassable ice. Rock salt is the key to keeping… Continue reading Rock Salt: What Would We Do Without It Right Now?

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Small Quantities of Sand, Stone and Topsoil in East Brunswick, NJ

By Tom Torocco

Sand, Stone, & Topsoil are now available in smaller quantities, at our East Brunswick, New Jersey location. You can now take advantage of our competitive pricing without the wholesale minimum order amounts! Our location in East Brunswick, NJ is the perfect solution for do-it-yourselfers, landscapers, and contractors that are located in Monmouth, Middlesex, & Somerset… Continue reading Small Quantities of Sand, Stone and Topsoil in East Brunswick, NJ

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Tips on Planting a Vegetable Garden using Topsoil

By Tom Torocco

Planting a vegetable garden is a very popular choice these days.  One of the most important aspects of planting a vegetable garden that thrives is using the correct amount of topsoil.  What is topsoil used for? Topsoil may just look like a pile of dirt, but it provides the nutrients and organic matter necessary for… Continue reading Tips on Planting a Vegetable Garden using Topsoil

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Material Calculator now available on Atak Trucking

By Tom Torocco

Atak Trucking is pleased to announce the release of their Material Calculator, now available online. Matawan, New Jersey, 1/08/09 Atak Trucking introduces their new construction materials calculator, which calculates the Cubic Yards of Topsoil, Dirt, Gravel, Stone, Sand, and Aggregate materials needed for your next construction or landscaping project. Atak’s new construction material calculator will… Continue reading Material Calculator now available on Atak Trucking

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Sand Uses

By Tom Torocco

Sand Sand is a contraction material widely used in the Northeast and is available from suppliers and trucking companies for a variety of uses. Construction Sand and Building Sand is usually supplied as Mason Sand, Concrete Sand, Fill Sand, Septic Sand, Filtering Sand, Utility Sand, White Mason Sand, Beach Sand and Bank Run Sand • Beach… Continue reading Sand Uses

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Winter Storm Watch for NJ and NY, Opening early for Rock Salt orders

By Tom Torocco

We are opening early for Bulk Rock Salt orders. Call Tom 917-912-2900 for Rock Salt availabilty and pricing anytime after 7:30 AM, Tuesday or Wednesday Jan 6th and 7th. Atak Trucking will offer extended business hours prior to, and during the winter storm season. Below is the recent winter storm watch report for the New… Continue reading Winter Storm Watch for NJ and NY, Opening early for Rock Salt orders

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Rock Salt- Article about shortage

By Tom Torocco

Below is an interesting article which discusses the Rock Salt shortages expected for the 2009 winter.  Road salt shortage, soaring prices vex states Public works directors hope to make it through the winter EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. – Dave Barber did the math. Now Peoria’s public works director is crossing his fingers and hoping his… Continue reading Rock Salt- Article about shortage

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Delivery Areas

By Tom Torocco

We supply & deliver the following construction materials; Gravel, Sand, Stone, Rocks, Boulders, Rip Rap Rock, Gabion, Masonry Sand, Aggregate, Topsoil, Dirt, Dirt Fill, Screened Top-soil, Unscreened Top Soil, Driveway Gravel, Pea Gravel, Crushed Stone, Utility Sand, Bank Run Sand, Hot Mix Asphalt, Blended Stone, Core Stone, Clean Stone, Large Stone, DGA, Dense Graded Aggregate, Stone… Continue reading Delivery Areas

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