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Specialty Soil Supplier

Discover the finest specialty construction soils and specialty growing mediums from Minick Materials, your trusted specialty soil supplier, provider, and manufacturer since 1985.

Minick Materials is a family-owned and operated company with a steadfast commitment to providing our customers with the finest soil products for their diverse construction and gardening needs.

We recognize the uniqueness of each project and the crucial role that the appropriate soil mix plays in its success. It's for this reason that we have developed the ability to formulate any blend of soil needed for distinct applications. Whether you're looking for a Specialty Construction Soil or Specialty Growing medium, we can engineer the ideal combination of texture, nutrients, and water retention properties to guarantee optimum performance.

Whether you're working on a construction project that requires a stable and supportive base, or you're a passionate gardener in search of the ideal growing medium for your plants, Minick Materials has the perfect specialty soil solution to suit your needs. Our team of experts is always ready to assist you in choosing the right product and providing guidance on proper application.

Explore our range of Specialty Soils and discover how Minick Materials can help bring your project to life with our premium, purpose-designed soil products.



CU Structural Soil

Intended for paved sites to provide adequate soil volumes for tree roots under pavements

Rooflite 1

Rooflite Soil

Premier choice for of high-quality green roof media


High Quest

Premium potting mix used for indoor and outdoor planting

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Minick Red

Premium product, Medium to advanced field maintenance, 70/30 sand to silt/clay blend, No debris.

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Minick Brown

Budget friendly option, Good for any level of field maintenance, 70/30 blend with higher silt content.


Bulk Potting Soil

Potting soil composed of our Dark Forest Compost, Pine Bark, Peat Moss, and Perlite

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Custom Construction Soil

Engineered soil blends that cater specifically to the requirements of various construction projects

Specialty Construction Soils

Specialty Construction Soils are expertly designed and engineered soil blends that cater specifically to the requirements of various construction projects. These soils play a crucial role in providing a stable and supportive foundation for building structures, landscape designs, and other construction applications. They help ensure the longevity and structural integrity of your project, enabling it to withstand the test of time.

What sets our Specialty Construction Soils apart from standard soil options are the following factors:

  • Custom Blends: At Minick Materials, we understand that every construction project has unique requirements. That's why we offer custom blends of Specialty Construction Soils, specifically formulated to suit the needs of your particular project. Our expert team will work closely with you to develop the perfect soil mix, factoring in the specific application and environmental conditions.
  • Enhanced Performance Characteristics: Our Specialty Construction Soils possess superior performance characteristics compared to regular soils. These qualities include improved compaction, increased load-bearing capacity, and enhanced drainage properties. By using our Specialty Construction Soils, you can be confident that your project is built on a solid and reliable foundation.
  • Application-Specific Formulations: Our range of Specialty Construction Soils is designed with various construction applications in mind, such as road building, foundation work, slope stabilization, and more. Each soil blend is carefully crafted to provide the optimal balance of properties required for its intended application, ensuring the best possible results for your project.

Benefits of Using Specialty Construction Soils

Utilizing Specialty Construction Soils for your projects comes with a host of advantages that contribute to the overall success and longevity of your construction endeavors. Here are some of the key benefits you can expect when using these tailored soil solutions:

Improved Stability and Support

Specialty Construction Soils are engineered to provide a robust and dependable foundation for your project. Their custom formulations ensure the ideal combination of properties, such as compaction and load-bearing capacity, to deliver the stability and support your project demands.

Enhanced Drainage and Erosion Control

Proper drainage and erosion management are crucial for the long-term success of any construction project. Our Specialty Construction Soils are designed to promote effective water management, reducing the risk of erosion and helping to maintain the integrity of your project over time.

Consistent Performance and Longevity

By using Specialty Construction Soils, you can trust in the consistent performance and longevity of your project's foundation. These custom-engineered soil blends are designed to withstand the rigors of various construction applications, ensuring a durable and reliable base that will stand the test of time.

Applications for Specialty Construction Soils

At Minick Materials, we possess the capacity to create custom-made soils tailored for a variety of construction applications, ensuring the success of your project. These soils can be crafted to provide robust foundation support and backfill, establishing a sturdy base for building structures while promoting efficient drainage. For roadway and pavement construction, we can formulate soils that deliver the requisite stability and load-bearing capability for heavy traffic. Our tailored soils can also be ideal for retaining wall and slope stabilization projects, mitigating erosion and preserving structural integrity.

Discover the potential of our customizable Construction Soils and witness the transformative impact our bespoke soil blends can have on your upcoming construction project. Rely on Minick Materials for the stability and performance essential for a triumphant project completion.

Specialty Growing Mediums

Specialty Growing Mediums are carefully formulated soil blends designed to optimize plant growth and support the unique requirements of various plant types and growing conditions. These premium-quality growing mediums serve as the perfect foundation for a thriving garden, landscape, or agricultural project.

What sets our Specialty Growing Mediums apart from standard soil options are the following distinctive features:

  • Unique Material Blends: Our Specialty Growing Mediums are created from a unique blend of organic and inorganic materials, resulting in a well-balanced and fertile environment for plant growth. This fusion of materials ensures that your plants receive the essential nutrients and support they need to flourish.
  • Plant-Specific Optimization: Recognizing that different plant types and growth conditions require specialized care, our Specialty Growing Mediums are optimized for specific plant varieties and environments. Whether you're growing delicate flowers or hearty vegetables, our growing mediums are tailored to help your plants thrive.
  • Superior Nutrient and Water Retention: One of the key factors influencing plant growth is the soil's ability to retain nutrients and water. Our Specialty Growing Mediums boast enhanced nutrient and water retention properties, providing your plants with consistent access to the essential elements they need for healthy growth and development.

Benefits of Using Specialty Growing Mediums

Choosing Specialty Growing Mediums for your gardening or landscaping projects comes with a range of advantages that contribute to the overall success and sustainability of your green endeavors. Here are some of the key benefits you can expect when using these tailored soil solutions:

Improved Plant Growth and Health

Specialty Growing Mediums are designed to provide the optimal balance of nutrients, water retention, and support for your plants. By using these custom-formulated blends, you can ensure improved plant growth and overall health, leading to a more vibrant and thriving garden or landscape.

Environmental Sustainability

Our Specialty Growing Mediums promote environmental sustainability by using responsibly sourced materials and reducing the need for synthetic fertilizers and excessive water usage. By choosing our eco-conscious soil blends, you contribute to a greener, healthier environment.

Adaptability to Site Conditions

Specialty Growing Mediums are tailored to accommodate a variety of site conditions, including soil type, drainage, and climate. This adaptability ensures that your plants receive the appropriate care and support, regardless of the specific challenges presented by your site.

Applications for Specialty Growing Mediums

Our Specialty Growing Mediums are designed to cater to a wide variety of applications, offering versatile solutions for innovative gardening and landscaping projects. Ideal for green roofs and vertical gardens, these custom blends provide the necessary support and nutrients for plant growth in unique environments. Additionally, they are perfect for brownfield site rehabilitation, helping to restore contaminated areas and promote the establishment of new plant life. Furthermore, our Specialty Growing Mediums excel in erosion control and slope stabilization projects, ensuring that soil and plants remain secure, even in challenging conditions.

Invest in the success of your gardening or landscaping projects with Minick Materials' Specialty Growing Mediums, and experience the difference our custom-tailored soil solutions can make for your plants' growth, health, and environmental sustainability.

Contact Us

At Minick Materials, we pride ourselves on our commitment to quality, innovation, and customer satisfaction. Our expertly crafted specialty soils set us apart in the industry, as we consistently deliver premium products tailored to the unique needs of your construction or gardening projects. Our customers love Minick Materials not only for our top-quality soil products but also for our knowledgeable and responsive team who are dedicated to ensuring your project's success.

If you're ready to learn more about our specialty soils or would like to get a quote or estimate for your project, please reach out to our friendly and professional team. Our experts will be happy to discuss your project's requirements and recommend the perfect Specialty Soil solution to meet your needs. Feel free to reach out below.

Let Minick Materials be your trusted partner in providing the exceptional Specialty Soils that will bring your construction or gardening projects to life. Get in touch with us today, and experience the difference our commitment to quality and customer satisfaction can make for your project's success.

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