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Get rid of slippery driveways once and for all

By Cathryn Robson on 11/12/15 in: Seasonal

Get rid of slippery driveways once and for all! Winter weather can lead to very dangerous conditions for both drivers and pedestrians. Slippery roads can lead to skidding and collisions and icy footpaths can cause slips and falls. Even a light dusting of snow can be dangerous. In fact, most…

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Don’t leave finding a Rock Salt Supplier until the last minute

By Cathryn Robson on 20/10/14 in: Seasonal

Don’t leave finding a Rock Salt Supplier until the last minute. Being British, we never know exactly what to expect from the weather, but that doesn’t mean we can’t be prepared for the vagaries of the winter weather. We’ve been lucky enough to experience an unseasonably warm spring and summer…

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Snow hits Scotland and the North of England

By Cathryn Robson on 14/02/14 in: Seasonal

Snow hits Scotland and the North of England. The brutal impact a polar vortex had on the US last month reminds us to always be prepared throughout winter-prepare with rock salt from Stones4Homes. With flooding in the south of England and snow in the north, this is once again a…

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Decorative gravel or flowers & top soil? Plan your Summer 2014 garden

By Cathryn Robson on 07/02/14 in: Seasonal

Decorative gravel or flowers & top soil? Plan your Summer 2014 garden. The long warm Summer nights are on their way. Are you going to be using decorative gravel, bark chippings or simple top soil in your garden this year? Christmas is well and truly over, we’re all back at…

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Where do rock salt suppliers get their supplies from?

By Cathryn Robson on 15/01/14 in: Seasonal

Where do rock salt suppliers get their supplies from? Salt can be found all around us from deep underground to the vast expanse of oceans. The salt used for road gritting is generally mined with the vast majority used in the UK being mined right here in the UK. The…

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Have a safe and enjoyable winter with rock salt

By Cathryn Robson on 12/12/13 in: Seasonal

Have a safe and enjoyable winter with rock salt. This past week has seen light dustings of snow making a subtle appearance in some areas of Scotland. These sprinkled landscapes create a pretty picture and symbolise the arrival of winter and the festivities that come with it. However, this past…

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Rock Salt Suppliers help us prepare for the winter freeze

By Cathryn Robson on 03/12/13 in: Seasonal

Rock salt suppliers help us prepare for this years cold winter freeze. It may not feel it, but in official terms, this year it is still autumn until 20th December 2013. With autumn we associate colourful woodlands and crisp mornings some days and this year has certainly been somewhat mild…

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Get Ready for Winter — Contact Rock Salt Suppliers

By Cathryn Robson on 03/12/13 in: Seasonal

Get Ready for Winter — Contact Rock Salt Suppliers. The harsh weather of winter can often make things difficult on the roads, with rock salt suppliers finding it to be their busiest period. With icy conditions creating difficult driving conditions, taking your car from A to B can sometimes prove an…

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De-Icers at the ready!!

By Cathryn Robson on 11/11/13 in: Seasonal

Is ice and snow on its way??? Will Britain experience the first real taste of winter this week? Will freezing winds bring snow to much of the country? Some of the coldest weather of the year is expected by Tuesday, with bitter blasts from the Arctic causing widespread frosts and…

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How Rock Salt helps to keep you safe during the winter months

By Cathryn Robson on 30/10/13 in: Seasonal

How Rock Salt helps to keep you safe during the winter months Salt is most commonly found on the dinner table but its big brother – Rock Salt– is that chunky coarse “grit” that is used to de-ice roads and footpaths. Rock salt works by lowering the freezing point of…

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