Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a question about landscaping or gardening? Find the answer here.

How can I get your bulk products to my home?

How can I get your bulk products to my home?

Buying more than a trailer load? Don’t have a tow bar on your car? We can deliver to your doorstep! All of our bulk soils, mulches, sands, aggregate and stones can be delivered by the scoop (minimum of two scoops), by the cubic metre up to 4 cubic metres per delivery. Our delivery fee starts at $30 per delivery and we can deliver to a 40 kilometre radius from Davenport, Bunbury. Delivery areas range to Myalup, Harvey, Collie, Donnybrook, Capel and Peppermint Grove Beach. Special deliveries to areas further than 40 kilometres may be...

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Is it GENUINE Mushroom Compost??

Is it GENUINE Mushroom Compost??

Here’s a question for you – how do you know if the Mushroom Compost you are buying is the real thing? Well there are two ways to find out the first is to ask the supplier. Ask them does this contain spent mushroom product? If they don’t know – or if they give you anything but a yes, it may be that it is not the real thing. Genuine Mushroom Compost is a scientifically developed recipe of recycled organic ingredients used to grow mushrooms. It is a combination of manure, wheat, straw, poultry litter and cotton seed...

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DELIVERY prices for Soils Ain’t Soils Bunbury

DELIVERY prices for Soils Ain’t Soils Bunbury

We may have moved but our delivery prices have stayed the same. We deliver in a 40km radius of our business at the Bunbury LIA in Davenport. From Myalup and Harvey to Donnybrook and Capel – our very reasonable delivery fees ensure your bulk sand, soil and mulch purchases get to you on time. Leschenault, Galway Green, Australind, Millbridge, Kingston and  Harvey have not had a price increase despite us being a further 4 kilometres away in our new location. Don’t forget you can use our complimentary trailers to get your bulk...

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Mulching with newspapers

Mulching with newspapers

Are newspapers suitable to turn into mulch? The following article holds the answer. G Magazine explores the used of newspapers and glossy magazines for mulching and composting. http://www.gmagazine.com.au/131/ask-g-are-newspapers-suitable-turn-mulch    

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Chemical free ways to a greener garden

Chemical free ways to a greener garden

Fertilising Keeping your soil well nourished can be achieved the chemical free way if you prefer. Planting legumes can help restore nitrogen. Mulching with organic materials like compost, leaves or wood chips can create a layer above the soil which slowly breaks down and fertilizes the ground beneath. Pest Control By tapping into the natural order of the environment your garden can be pest and chemical free. Identifying bugs that become detrimental to your plants or vegie patch, by applying a method suitable for the removal or deterrent of...

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Yes! We are open Australia Day!

Yes! We are open Australia Day!

Open all day on Australia Day! Our opening hours for this holiday are 8:30am to 4:30pm.

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What type of soil should we use?

What type of soil should we use?

Depending on the type of garden you would like to create, the position and location of your garden and the type of plants will determine the type of soil to use on your garden. Soils Ain’t Soils has a range of specially formulated soils and mulches for our West Australian conditions. Developed over many years to achieve the highest quality products. Please see our product range for further information and specifications. http://www.soilsaintsoils.net.au/soils/ Or to view our .pdf Product Information document please click here Product...

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How deep should we mulch?

How deep should we mulch?

Mulching your garden acts as a barrier that nourishes your plants, protects against soil erosion and traps moisture where it is most useful. The depth of mulch is important.

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What are our opening hours?

What are our opening hours?

Opening Hours Spring – Summer Monday to Friday       7am – 5pm Saturday                       8am – 3:30pm Sunday                          8:30am – 3pm Public Holidays           8:30am – 3pm Autumn – Winter Monday to Friday        7am – 5pm Saturday                        8am – 3:30pm Sunday                           8:30am – 2pm Public Holidays            8:30am – 2pm CLOSED                  ...

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Do you offer complimentary trailer use?

Do you offer complimentary trailer use?

Complimentary trailer use Conditions Apply Yes! We offer trailer use. Simply purchase your soil, sand or mulch from us and our trailers can be loaned to carry it for a maximum of two hours unless other arrangements have been made with staff. All trailers must be returned half an hour before our business closing hours. Please do not be late, failure to return in time may cost you a carton of beer! Yes – seriously! Strictly NO overnight use is allowed. Failure to return trailers by designated times WILL incur and overnight fee of $75...

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