Bark is most widely used as a mulch for beds and borders to suppress weeds, reduce the amount of watering required and act as a blanket to insulate the soil below, therefore protecting the roots from frost and equally shading the soil below from the sun during hot weather, such as during a heatwave.
Attractive mid/dark brown colour
Conifer bark, predominantly spruce
Durable and long lasting
Free of pests and weed seeds
White wood, normally within 15% of total volume
Due to the nature of the product and screening process, occasionally oversized pieces of wood may occur, but these can easily be removed at the time of installation.
Bark is a natural product so the appearance of the product may vary slightly from the images shown.
General-use coverage: 1 bulk bag = approx. 10-12m² at a depth of 50mm.
Bulk Bag: approx. 0.6m³ when packed
This product is supplied and delivered by one of our carefully selected third party partners. An email address and telephone number must be left at the point of ordering so that they may contact you to arrange delivery.
Please see below delivery stipulations as set out by the supplier. Please read carefully to ensure that you meet their criteria before ordering this product.
Hallstone Home Delivery Service
Deliveries will be made between 7am and 6pm.
Bulk bags can be delivered Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays).
Deliveries are kerbside only and can only be placed onto Concrete, Paving, Tarmac or a similar solid, even surface.
Hallstone bulk bags and pallets are 'non-returnable'.
Delivery is available to mainland UK postcodes only
It is preferable that the customer is available at the delivery address to accept the delivery. If no customer is present we will leave the goods but can accept no liability for any deterioration in or theft of any of the items delivered. Neither can we accept responsibility for the positioning of the pallets or bulk bags by the delivery driver. The customer must also provide safe clear access to an appropriate hard standing area for unloading.
Delivery to UK Mainland (excluding inside the M25 Motorway)The customer must ensure that the delivery vehicle has safe access to the point of unloading.Delivery vehicles are generally 11 metres (36') long, 2.5 metres (8' 2') wide, 4.6 metres (15') high. Please allow 3 metres (10') clearance to the rear of the vehicle for operation of the tail lift.Deliveries are made on pallets. The pallets are unloaded using a hydraulic platform or tail lift which lowers the pallet to ground level. The driver then uses a small manual pallet truck to manually pull the pallet to the nearest hard-standing, flat surface to customer's property. We undertake to place the goods as close to the customer's property as is deemed safe by the driver.
Delivery Inside M25 MotorwayThe customer must ensure that the delivery vehicle has safe access to the point of unloading.Delivery vehicles are generally 9.2 metres (30') long, 2.5 metres (8' 2') wide, 3.6 metres (12') high or approximately the same size as a large dustbin lorry.Please allow 2 metres (6') clearance to each side of the vehicle for operation of the hydraulic crane.Please also check for overhead obstructions such as power and phone cables or tree branches in the offloading location.Deliveries are made on pallets. The pallets are unloaded using a vehicle mounted hydraulic crane which lowers the pallet to ground level. Hallstone undertake to place the goods as close to the position required within the working reach of the crane as is deemed safe by the driver.Please note that vehicle mounted hydraulic cranes cannot operate in close proximity to overhead power cables, telephone cables, tree branches and other overhead obstructions. Also the cranes cannot be used to lift pallets over parked vehicles.
Failed DeliveryIn the event that delivery is not possible due to incorrect information being supplied, insufficient access to the delivery address, difficulties on approach, or an unsuitable offloading area, a delivery charge of £30 inc VAT per pallet may apply.