Eco-friendly, untreated hardwood chips provide an excellent safety surface for play areas, however many customers also highly recommend using these wood chips on the floor of their chicken runs, pig pens, dog runs etc. as they are very effective at preventing muddy feet.
Critical Fall Height & BS 7188-1998 Ease of Ignition Test
Produced from a variety of hardwood species – wood content 95%+ (5-30mm) with fines content (below 8mm) of less than 5%
They will gradually soften even more over time once exposed to the elements, but are long-lasting and economical as they don't break down as quickly as softwood. .
There is a recommended coverage depth of no less than 150 – 300mm if used as a play surface.
Due to the nature of the product and screening process, occasionally oversize pieces of wood may occur, these can easily be removed at the time of installation.
General-use coverage: 1 bulk bag = approx. 10-12m² at a depth of 50mm.
Bulk Bag: approx. 600 litres 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.