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What type of Sand is normally used for Sandboxes? I've heard some people love Masonry sand because it clean of small pebbles. Other like Concrete sand because it packs well.

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Get the stuff labeled PLAY SAND. –  DA01 Jun 14 '13 at 23:18
    
The sandbox is 64 sq ft and would like the sand 8 to 10 inches deep. So roughly 2 cubic yards.I can only find washed play sand in bags of .5 cu ft. At $3 a bag, I hoping to save some money and buy from a landscaping company. Just wondering if there was a specific type of sand commonly used. –  Scott Jun 15 '13 at 3:02
    
landscaping companies often sell Play Sand by the cubic yard. –  DA01 Jun 15 '13 at 3:37
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Industrial sand often contains fine silica dust and really shouldn't be used for sandboxes, as that dust can be inhaled, which isn't good for you.

Dust-free sand (Such as Sakrete play sand) or non-silica sand (Such as Sandtastik) would be your best choice.

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