- Published: 11 December 2012 11 December 2012
Halquist Stone Co.
Halquist Stone began selling stone in 1929 with a single curbing quarry; today, the company has quarries in Wisconsin, Michigan and Arizona, and offers its products, including its Thinstone™ thin veneer, including its Ideal Blend, through a nationwide channel of distributors. Available in heights of 2 1/4”, 5” and 7 3/4” (larger available on request) in lengths from 8”-48”, Ideal Blend is also available as a full veneer.
Hedberg Landscape & Masonry Supplies
Hedberg Landscape & Masonry Supplies offers Norstone Rock Panels, handmade from selected pieces of cut natural stone. Each panel is 6” tall and 24” wide and is suitable for both interior and exterior applications. The dry-stack design comes in four color blends: Ochre, Charcoal, White Quartz and Ivory. Hedberg also features cut stone for hearths and mantles, wall- and pillar-caps and special projects.
The Kettle Valley Stone Co.
Kettle Valley Stone offers four different natural-stone veneers, available in both full and chopped stone. Walnut Creek, Country Cottage, Shadow Ridge and Kettle Valley Granite are available with a number of different options, including cut corners, field stones, ledge stones, custom coping and as landscape stones. The company’s thin veneers are from 1/2”-2” in thickness and weigh 8-15 lbs per ft².
Krukowski Stone Co. Inc.
The company offers architectural, landscape and cut stone, as well as a full line of natural-stone thin veneers. All of the company’s full veneers are also available as thin veneers, with a choice of more than 60 different stones and blends, 20 of them limestone. Pallets ship with a mix of flats and corners, and accessory stones, including hearthstones, sills, trim stones and keystones, are also available. The company also offers display boards and racks to interested retailers.
L&W Stone Corp.
L&W Stone is one of the largest nationwide wholesale producers of high-quality natural stone products from quarry to delivery; product lines include landscape stone, building stone, fabricated stone, and home and garden accents. The company offers three proprietary stones, including Three Rivers Stone®, quarried in Idaho with natural colorings of plum, brown and beige; this fall, Three Rivers Stone is available as a thin veneer for the first time, with face heights of 2”-3”. Flats are available in 100 ft² pallets (two crates per pallet) and corners in 75-linear-feet per pallet. Thin veneer is also available in Petrified Seashore.
L&W Stone Corp., 530-891-6264, FAX 530-230-2884; www.lwstone.com
The company offers its MasterCut™ line of natural stone veneers, precision-cut from natural stone as flats and corners, MasterCut offers the look of natural building stone coupled with ease of installation. Its newest MasterCut offering is Copper Bay™, a blend of earth-tone colors cut from quartzite for a ledgestone look.
Luck Stone, Richmond, Va. 23242; 800-898-LUCK; www.luckstone.com
Mankato Kasota Stone Inc.
Mankato Kasota and its dolomitic limestone have been part of the country’s hardscape since the 1880s. The stone, quarried in southern Minnesota, is similar to the dolomitic limestones from the Carrara region of Italy in terms of appearance, strength and abrasion resistance. The company’s thin-veneer-stone collection, all cut to a 1” thickness, includes mosaic, veneer split face, veneer rustic, and sawn ashlar. The company also sells thin-veneer corners.
Meshoppen Stone Inc.
Meshoppen Stone Inc. has been a quarrier, producer and distributor of natural-stone products for more than 50 years. Meshoppen’s thin veneer products are designed for non-structural facing, and can be applied on wood or masonry surfaces. Thin veneer is packaged in 10 ft² corrugated plastic boxes and on bulk pallets. The company also offers flagstones, hearths, steps, wall stone, fieldstone and garden steppers, tumble stone, creek stone and boulders.
Fond du Lac, Wis.
Providing veneer stones to its customers for more than six decades, the company offers stone from five Wisconsin quarries; the company’s thin veneer is produced in thicknesses from 3/4”-1 1/2”, with random lengths and corners, with approximately 80-100 ft² per ton. The company also offers a wide range of full-veneer stones, as well as stones for retaining walls, patios and walkways, and other special orders available in both company-produced stone and in Indiana limestone.
Michels Stone, 920-921-8280, 877-297-8663, FAX 920-921-4405; www.michelsstone.us