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”

Our Easter week Fresh Off The Truck features a doubleheader of shipments of Flagstone from the same quarry

Fresh Off The Truck (FOTT) this week focuses on two full shipments of Flagstone we received from one of our vendors in Tennessee. A great way to ensure we are fully stocked with the products you want when you stop in over this coming Easter weekend. A full shipment of a variety of Flagstone, blue/grayContinue reading “Our Easter week Fresh Off The Truck features a doubleheader of shipments of Flagstone from the same quarry”

Project season is almost here – so of course this week’s FOTT is a doubleheader

As we ramp up toward landscape/hardscape project season here at Stone Distributors in Georgia the number of full shipments we receive onto our yard on a weekly basis increases dramatically. So our weekly Fresh Off The Truck (FOTT) feature will often include multiple shipments. This week, for example, we have a doubleheader of shipments toContinue reading “Project season is almost here – so of course this week’s FOTT is a doubleheader”

Another edition of Mid-week FOTT – A full shipment of a variety of Tennessee Flagstone

In today’s Mid-week edition of Fresh Off The Truck (FOTT)… Hot off the flatbed and ready for you to pick up and take to your job site or home, we just received a full shipment of Tennessee Flagstone. Slabs, Steppers, Treads and Rubble Strips, just the right look for your stone project, landscape or hardscape.Continue reading “Another edition of Mid-week FOTT – A full shipment of a variety of Tennessee Flagstone”

A FOTT Redo: “Hold the pickles, Hold the lettuce, special orders don’t upset us” a 2nd time? Oh, yeah!

Remember back a month ago in a late April two-part Fresh Off The Truck when we told you about that special order of 36 tons of a variety of stone one of our customers needed ASAP and we were able to fulfill it (in 2 shipments) even quicker than we originally promised? Well, we receivedContinue reading “A FOTT Redo: “Hold the pickles, Hold the lettuce, special orders don’t upset us” a 2nd time? Oh, yeah!”

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?”

The types of Flagstone you should consider for your stone project here in Georgia

In this follow up article to our most recent discussion on the qualities you should look for that make up the strongest Flagstone we turn toward describing some of the most popular Flagstone types that we carry here at Stone Distributors. You will note that we do source a significant amount of our Flagstone fromContinue reading “The types of Flagstone you should consider for your stone project here in Georgia”