Our blocks are manufactured under the supervision of Certified Master Blockmaker Rick Rhodes. Rick was the first individual in the state and ninth worldwide to achieve this coveted title.

Regular Block

Cinder and limestone block are available in a variety of useful shapes and sizes. Click on chart image for larger version.

Block Brick
Square footage x 1.125 = Number of Block Square Footage x 7 = Modular Size Brick
Length x .75 = Block per Course Square Footage x 5.8 = Oversize Brick
Height x 1.5 = Number of Courses Modular Size Brick x .84 = Oversize Brick
Sand & Mortar for Block Sand & Mortar for Block
Number of Block ÷ 40 = Bags of Mortar Number of Brick ÷ 125 = Bags of Mortar
Number of Block ÷ 250 = Tons of Sand Number of Brick ÷ 1000 = Tons of Sand
*All Rules of Thumb are Approximate*

Splitface Block

Our splitface blocks are available in various sizes as well as a large array of colors. Click on image for larger version.

As in all masonry products, color may vary. Due to variations in computer monitors, we recommend that actual product samples be viewed before purchasing any product. Along with gray we stock two other split face colors. Others colors are available for special order: waiting periods and/ or minimum orders may be required. Please call or visit a showroom to check availability.

 Stock Splitface Block Colors




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