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    • loulou41
    • By loulou41 7th Oct 17, 4:00 PM
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    Weight of decorative pebbles or slates
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    • 7th Oct 17, 4:00 PM
    Weight of decorative pebbles or slates 7th Oct 17 at 4:00 PM
    Anybody know where I can buy those in small bags. The major bag is approx 20 to 25 kgs and they are too heavy for me to carry. Thanks
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    • Silvertabby
    • By Silvertabby 7th Oct 17, 5:18 PM
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    • 7th Oct 17, 5:18 PM
    Garden centres sell them in small carry bags - but they'll work out more expensive if you need several.

    Can you get the larger bags delivered?
    Last edited by Silvertabby; 07-10-2017 at 6:20 PM.
    • Apodemus
    • By Apodemus 7th Oct 17, 9:35 PM
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    Or you could get them delivered...

    Edit: Sorry, Silvertabby, missed your posting!
    • googler
    • By googler 8th Oct 17, 5:15 PM
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    Buy large bag at garden centre/DIY store, get assistance to carry to car. Decant into several smaller bags in car park, discard empty large bag

    ???
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    • By Davesnave 9th Oct 17, 9:29 AM
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    • 9th Oct 17, 9:29 AM
    Buy large bag at garden centre/DIY store, get assistance to carry to car. Decant into several smaller bags in car park, discard empty large bag

    ???
    Originally posted by googler
    I was assuming the OP has no car or it wouldn't be an issue.

    Where I am, the builders' merchant is way cheaper than the garden centre places and they have a web site (sometimes .) If someone car-less here wanted bags of stone and was prepared to wait a few days, they'd add it to another load for a nominal amount....say 5 -10 which would still make it cheap and convenient.

    Can't say it will be the same everywhere, but local firms are often more helpful than the nationals.
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    https://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=5844460
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