FOTT: the 2nd half of last week’s Special Order arrives and more eye-catching Oklahoma Flagstone and Rubble Strips

This week’s FOTT (Fresh Off The Truck) highlights: Arriving on our yard Wednesday: the 2nd half of the 36-ton “Special Order” of 3” x 5” Flagstone Ashlar and Blue-Gray Rubble Strips we highlighted in last week’s article. Check it out here. And here are a couple of pictures of these beautiful stones: And here areContinue reading “FOTT: the 2nd half of last week’s Special Order arrives and more eye-catching Oklahoma Flagstone and Rubble Strips”

Fresh Off the Truck: Special order in the middle of busy season? We got you covered at Stone Distributors!

Many of us who are old enough to have seen the famous Burger King commercial that began with the catchy jingle “Hold the pickles, hold the lettuce. Special orders don’t upset us…” remember why Burger King came out with that slogan. At that time (in the mid-1970’s) McDonald’s was dominating the marketplace but was alsoContinue reading “Fresh Off the Truck: Special order in the middle of busy season? We got you covered at Stone Distributors!”

Building season is moving into high gear – have you planned out your stone project yet? If not, NOW is the perfect time to come see us!

As the weather continues its annual spring warm up, likewise so is the stone and landscape project building season. Stone and other materials are flying off our yard almost as fast as they are coming in. We continue to keep our order flow turned up to full blast (over 20 full truck loads are currentlyContinue reading “Building season is moving into high gear – have you planned out your stone project yet? If not, NOW is the perfect time to come see us!”

How did we get multiple shipments onto our yard this week if there is such a big issue with shipping?

As many of you are already aware from our most recent articles, getting shipments of stone to our yard from our suppliers has become a major issue over the last couple of months. To recap, the spike in diesel fuel prices since the presidential election combined with an industry-wide shortage of truck drivers has causedContinue reading “How did we get multiple shipments onto our yard this week if there is such a big issue with shipping?”

Our First FRESH OFF THE TRUCK in 2021 starts off with a Bang – Canyon Creek Flagstone!

Our first 2021 edition of FRESH OFF THE TRUCK at Stone Distributors features a full shipment of one of our favorite types of Flagstone – Canyon Creek Flagstone, all the way from Oklahoma! Here are a few pictures for you to peruse and see that we received in both the Blue-Gray and Earth-Toned (brown) varietiesContinue reading “Our First FRESH OFF THE TRUCK in 2021 starts off with a Bang – Canyon Creek Flagstone!”

Now is a good time to be thinking about building a dry river bed for drainage

Our interesting winter weather has continued – a significant amount of rain leading to some flooding, followed by a couple inches of snow (you can’t make this stuff up) last Saturday. The snow was mostly gone by Monday, but then unfortunately we got some more rain this week. Thankfully, it looks like we will beContinue reading “Now is a good time to be thinking about building a dry river bed for drainage”

STONE DISTRIBUTORS EDUCATION: Stone Walls permitting and engineering regulations in Georgia

It is that time of the month again when we share with all of you some of our knowledge on a topic that a number of you have asked for more information on. This month, our topic is: Retaining Walls and why counties such as Cobb County have permitting and engineering regulations above a certainContinue reading “STONE DISTRIBUTORS EDUCATION: Stone Walls permitting and engineering regulations in Georgia”

Why now is the perfect time to come in and talk to us about finding you a qualified contractor

We are now into the first full week of December, smack dab in the thick of the holiday season. Most people’s thoughts have turned to tying up loose ends on end-of-the-year business, holiday parties, getting gifts for loved ones, and of course the arrival of Santa Claus. As colder weather sets in, people’s focus tendsContinue reading “Why now is the perfect time to come in and talk to us about finding you a qualified contractor”

Why using garden boulders is a great way to enhance all of your outdoor spaces

Homeowners here in the Marietta, Cobb County and Atlanta area take great pride in the look and feel of the landscape that surrounds their homes. We know this because at Stone Distributors we spend many hours helping homeowners just like you to create and cultivate ideas on how to best enhance your outdoor spaces. OneContinue reading “Why using garden boulders is a great way to enhance all of your outdoor spaces”

Stone Distributors of Marietta, Georgia – Who we are

At Stone Distributors we have been supplying quality natural building stone since 2008. Over the last 11+ years our reputation for knowledge on all things stone-related has slowly but surely grown to the point that many folks in the Marietta, Georgia and surrounding area know who we are, and come to us for advice onContinue reading “Stone Distributors of Marietta, Georgia – Who we are”