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How to order and buy topsoil online

Other aggregates are also available for delivery through our new online store.

In recent years, AMS has only ever sold aggregates in bulk bags online through our associated business, AMS Bag Services.

However, the demand for online ordering amongst our customer base has increased significantly, with a large number of requests now being made for loose aggregate deliveries of up to 20 tonnes.

We are pleased to announce our new online shop is now open for orders!

Our new online store – allows businesses and individuals to buy topsoil online, as well as the many other popular aggregates, in just a few clicks.

In this article, we explain the simple step-by-step process for ordering aggregates online, alongside the benefits you can expect to receive.

Although we are using topsoil as an example, the process is the same for our wide range of aggregates and very similar for online skip hire. To jump to the section you are most interested in, please click on the appropriate link below.

How to order and buy topsoil online

Our 10 & 20mm topsoil alternative is manufactured at Canford Recycling Centre and is ideal for creating a plant bed, repairing lawn damage and improving drainage.

Our soli has been a favourite with professional landscapers for many years, and during the lockdown it has been very popular with DIY enthusiasts.

We understand that any project can be stressful, whether it’s part of larger construction work, or just home improvements. This is why we’ve made ordering aggregates online as straightforward as possible. Just follow this simple process:

  1. Click the new ‘shop’ button (found at the top of each webpage). This will take you to the shopping landing page. View the shop. Alternatively, you can access the shop from the topsoil alternative landing page.
AMS online store

2. Choose ‘Aggregate deliveries’. To order topsoil online, you will need then to select the topsoil alternative product from the available aggregates.

3. Next, select whether you would like the material to be delivered loose or bagged, the quantity required and your delivery zone.

4. The final ‘all in’ price will be calculated based on the answers to the above questions. Once you are happy with the details, you can add the aggregate to your cart.

5. From your shopping basket, you will be able to review your order, choose a delivery date, complete the order and pay via PayPal.

Other online aggregate deliveries we offer

Aside from being able to order topsoil, by using our online aggregate shop you can also purchase a wide range of other bagged and loose aggregates, including;

  • All in ballast – This recycled material is suitable for making concrete, building foundations, hard standings and building bases. Buy here.
  • Building sand – High-quality building sand, which is ideal for many purposes including making mortar, pointing and bricklaying. Buy here.
  • Sharp washed sand – Our excellent value washed sharp sand is ideal for mixing with aggregate to produce concrete and laying block paving. Buy here.
  • Type 1 limestone – This material is most commonly used as a sub-base for highways, car parks, footpaths, driveways, patio areas and building bases. Buy here.
  • Washed shingle – Our 10, 20 & 40mm washed shingle can be used in many applications, including mixing to create a strong fine-textured concrete or general garden landscaping. Buy here.

View the full product range.

Benefits of ordering aggregates online

We believe that our online aggregate shop offers our customers benefits that include:

Ease of use – Our website makes enquiring about any of the products or services easy. However, with our new online shop, you’ll be able to order your material in just a few clicks (providing you already know the types and quantities you require). If you don’t, just give our friendly team a call on 01202 579579.

Immediate quotes – Although we like to think that our sales team are quick to answer your enquiries, with our new online shop, you’ll be given an immediate quote (even out-of-hours) for the type, quantity and delivery zone of your desired product. This can make comparisons easier and helps to ensure your material can be delivered on a day convenient to you.

Helpful advice and guidance – Don’t worry, we’re still only a phone call away if you want to speak to us directly, but we’ve also been working hard to improve the technical information provided on the website for our aggregates as well. Each product includes specific details of delivery information, specifications of our bags, and what each product is suitable for.

Shop online today

Whether you’re looking to order a topsoil alternative online to create a plant bed, or you require type 1 limestone to improve your driveway, we stock the aggregates you need. Using our new online shop will allow you to benefit from the easy process, competitive prices and experts on hand when you need them.

View our full range of aggregates online.

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