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Get Your Rock Salt From Greengates Builders Merchants Accrington, Lancashire

It’s that time of year again and we need to be getting prepared for the snow. With all the uncertainty of our British weather, you really need to be prepared. Are you prepared? Did you get caught out last year? Make sure you buy your salt now!

Some people may be concerned about the effects of Rock Salt on the environment however do not worry! Rock Salt is non-toxic and residual salt is gradually diluted and disposed of through natural processes.

Rock Salt is often used both resid­en­ti­ally and municipally for managing ice. Rock Salt is used to manage ice because brine which is a solution of water and salt has a lower freezing point than just ordinary water. Therefore by simply putting salt on ice this will cause it to melt. It is common for people to spread Rock Salt on their paths and driveways after a snow storm to melt the snow. It is also common for people to lay Rock Salt before a frost or snowstorm to prevent ice from forming.

Here at Greengates Builders Merchants Accrington, Lancashire we stock Rock Salt in 25Kg bags and in bulk bags.

Beat the rush and get your Rock Salt now before it all goes.

Contact us now here at Greengates Builders Merchants to get your rock salt for the winter!

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