Do you have kids going back to school on August 1st? If so, it is the perfect time to start your own DIY stone or landscaping project!

It’s late July (already!?!?) – the height of summer here in northern Georgia. And yet, for many of us, our thoughts are already turning toward the first vestiges of autumn. No, the leaves are not about to start turning. Neither is this the first weekend of high school or college football. What is imminently justContinue reading “Do you have kids going back to school on August 1st? If so, it is the perfect time to start your own DIY stone or landscaping project!”

This week’s Fresh Off The Truck: Flagstone, Ashlar, Cobbles and Bricks from Tennessee

This week our featured shipment arrived from Tennessee with a strong variety of Flagstone products onboard including Ashlar, Slabs, Cobblestones and Bricks. Let’s take a closer look, starting with the Slabs, in the brown/tan coloration (how cool looking is that one particular slab on top of the pallet in the foreground? We love the colorsContinue reading “This week’s Fresh Off The Truck: Flagstone, Ashlar, Cobbles and Bricks from Tennessee”

Price increase on July 1st (this Friday) – get your stone and landscaping materials now! Also, holiday weekend schedule

Two Important Announcements – prices going up and our upcoming holiday weekend closure PRICE INCREASE COMING ON JULY 1ST Inflation continues to have a significant negative pricing impact on our business. Just as in every other industry where products and services are distributed through a physical supply chain involving significant usage of gas-powered transportation (inContinue reading “Price increase on July 1st (this Friday) – get your stone and landscaping materials now! Also, holiday weekend schedule”

The Sexy Six: spotlighting a half-dozen of the most eye-catching stones on our yard that should be in your project TODAY

One of the more fascinating aspects of being in the stone and landscaping product business involves seeing the endless variety of stone that arrives here on our more than 5-acre yard at Stone Distributors. We take pride in working with quarries that offer some of the highest quality, visually-appealing stones in our region. Additionally weContinue reading “The Sexy Six: spotlighting a half-dozen of the most eye-catching stones on our yard that should be in your project TODAY”

This week’s Fresh Off The Truck: mid-week shipments of Boulders and Fieldstone highlight a busy week in pictures

This week we had several full shipments arrive here at Stone Distributors, particularly focused on the smaller-sized Boulders and the thicker varieties of Fieldstone. In this week’s Fresh Off The Truck feature we have pictures from both of these full shipments to share for your inspection. Here are pictures from the first shipment, which arrivedContinue reading “This week’s Fresh Off The Truck: mid-week shipments of Boulders and Fieldstone highlight a busy week in pictures”

Our Fresh Off The Truck this week features a variety of Flagstone with a big helping of Cobblestones

This week our Fresh Off The Truck (FOTT for short) delivery contains a full shipment of Flagstone with a bit of a twist – the majority of this shipment (7 pallets and 12 tons worth, to be exact) comprised of Cobblestones. Here are the pictorial highlights: This particular bulk shipment of Cobblestones, most often usedContinue reading “Our Fresh Off The Truck this week features a variety of Flagstone with a big helping of Cobblestones”

Reasons why Landscape Boulders are so popular with you – and us at Stone Distributors

Over Memorial Day weekend we published an article laying out the basics of one of the most interesting genres of stones we carry: Boulders. We defined what a boulder is while also illustrating what the three basic types (Landscape, Garden, River Rock) are, noting that there quite a few different variations out there to beContinue reading “Reasons why Landscape Boulders are so popular with you – and us at Stone Distributors”

Boulders: an introduction to one of our favorite varieties of stones… and apparently yours, also

Happy Memorial Day weekend everyone, from all of us at Stone Distributors to all of you! In our next several articles we are focusing on one of the most fascinating and varied types of stones we carry, Boulders. Boulders: these days they are one of the most sought-after types of stones by landscape and hardscapeContinue reading “Boulders: an introduction to one of our favorite varieties of stones… and apparently yours, also”

This week’s FOTT Feature: A Full Shipment Friday of a variety of Fieldstone

And just like that, the unsettled, up and down weather of April gives way to the warmer, more temperate climate of May in northern Georgia. These are prime weekends for those of us who own homes here to improve the hardscapes and landscapes around our properties. At Stone Distributors this is the most important timeContinue reading “This week’s FOTT Feature: A Full Shipment Friday of a variety of Fieldstone”

A mid-week Fresh Off The Truck featuring a variety of Blue/Gray Flagstone and Fieldstone

One of our favorite things about this time of the year here at Stone Distributors is often we are not 100% certain of which shipments are going to make it into our FOTT (Fresh Off The Truck) weekly feature. What we do know is there is a good chance at least a few of youContinue reading “A mid-week Fresh Off The Truck featuring a variety of Blue/Gray Flagstone and Fieldstone”