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What is the difference between fill dirt and topsoil?

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Answer: Fill dirt can be sand or clay topsoil usually is clean and enriched with some type of compost
Larry Pierce Lawn/Landscaping
Answer: Topsoil is cleaner/screened better.
DB Tractor Works
Answer: Fill dirt has rocks and other debris in it topsoil is screened
Roop's Lawn Services, LLC
Answer: Top soil will not have rocks in it.
Mahar Landscape Services
Answer: The material called fill dirt, or only fill, typically contains topsoil, but it also contains rocky subsoil and lots of other material in a mixture without a standard composition. The topsoil in the first 4 to 12 inches of Earth’s covering supports the roots of a variety of plant roots -- the nutrient gatherers. Successful topsoil contains nitrogen, carbon and other nutrients.
Selena's Landscape, design & Tree Service, LLC
Answer: Fill dirt has no nutrients
Lawn Care by Curt
Answer: Fill dirt is usally clay and topsoil is a rich more sandy soil
Heartland Lawn & Landscapes
Answer: top soil is dirt used to plant fill dirt fill in area that is to low or holes
affordable lawn care of crestwood
Answer: Topsoil is basically different kinds of organic matter that is the cane overtime. It is usually a lot darker in color, and has been screened to remove any gravel rocks sticks.
Land Tech Landscapes
Answer: fill dirt has other stuff in it beside dirty. Like concrete, pipes, etc..
Neide's Lawn & Landscape LLC
Answer: Topsoil is just want to is the top layer of soil before it has been disturbed by man. It typically is darker in color however it is not necessarily black. Fill dirt is just dirt dug from a borrow area. It is typically reddish, has rocks in it, and is used to fill in holes, behind walls, or just low area.
Walkers Green, Inc
Answer: Topsoil contains more nutrients that grass needs and fill dirt is generally a sand and rock soil that does not have favorable ph and nutrients for grass growth
Green Seed Landscaping
Answer: fill dirt may contain clay or gravel
Micro Dumpster
Answer: quality
Answer: I always some use topsoil which has fertilizer and manure mixed in as fill dirt. It doesn't cost any more than topsoil. Although I know some companies that will take "fill dirt" from an empty lot and deliver and install it in the customers yard. Fill dirt has disease, weeds and other harmful products mixed in.
Salinas Lawn Services
Answer: fill dirt rocky dirty. top soul clean reach black
Artios Painting 309 788 9432
Answer: Fill dirt is any dirt, topsoil has nutrients.
BlueMark Water
Answer: Top soil has been through a screening process and is a better soil
Pinnacle Landscape and Maintenance
Answer: The amount of debris. Topsoil is a cleaner product
Executive Designs llc
Answer: Fill dirt is not sifted and is used for area to fill in holes . where as top soil is sifted and may have small pieces of debris and it is used for the top layer for a lawn or new garden etc/
CreekSide LawnCare LLC
Answer: topsoil is sifted and has better nutrients than fill dirt.
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