What are your hours?
7:30-4:30 Saturday 8:30-3:30
Are you open on Weekends?
We are open
on all Saturdays and closed on all Sundays. We are
also closed Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day,
Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Day.
Are you open to the public?
Yes, we are
open to the public. We also have an expansive
display garden to help with ideas.
How many pounds are in a ton?
Can we pick out the rocks we want?
What square footage is in a ton?
will vary per stone and type of use. Coverage are
noted on our signs and price lists. We also have
reference sheets available for particular uses.
Do you Deliver?
What is the delivery cost?
varies upon location, amount, and type of stone
How much is the stone?
All of the
stone is sorted for particular uses. Prices vary
greatly, from $30.00 per ton for gravel, to several
hundred dollars per ton for flagstone and specialty
Can I buy less than a ton?
can buy less than a ton. Our scale measures in 20
I return stone for credit?
Yes, you can. Please refer to our return policy.
Are each one of your pallets a ton?
No - actual
weights vary, most full pallets weigh between 1 1/2
- 2 tons.
Can we come out and check the place out?
encourage you to do so.
Can we have small samples of stone?
chips are available, we encourage you to take.
Large sample quantities are available at a nominal
How many stones are in a ton?
vary with the type of stone. Please specify the
type of project you are working on.
What is difference between Basalt and Granite?
terms which refer to how the stone was formed. For
our purpose it serves as a reference to the shape,
color, and texture. Both are solid stones.
How heavy is a one man stone? Also a half man,
three man and four man?
rock is referred to as a one-man rock, or two-man
rock. Stone is measured by how many men it would
take to muscle it into position by using an
eight-foot bar or lever. Because men come in
different sizes and strengths, a one-man rock can be
anywhere between a small rock and a rock weighing up
to three hundred pounds; a two man rock can weigh
upwards of nine hundred pounds.
How many yards in a ton?
vary per stone. A cubic yard is 3' x 3' x 3'.
Gravel will weigh approx. 1.44 ton per cubic yard.
Half and one man rock will vary. Please reference
and Coverage Sheet" found on the how to page.
What kind of ground preparation do I need for a
reference "How to Sandset a Patio or Pathway", found
on the How To Page. In general 3"-4" of compacted
gravel, 1"-2" of sand, then lay out your stone.
Stone for sandset patios should be at least 1 1/2"
thick, 2"-3" is best.
What does a ton of rocks look like?
- is about 1/2 a pallet or 1 1/2 feet high.
Material - is a pile about 3 x 3 x 2 cone shaped
If I need help loading into my car, can someone
machines that will load into open vehicles such as a
pick-up without a canopy. If you have a closed
vehicle such as a station wagon or a van we are
limited to the amount of help we can give you. In
those cases you will need to choose stone in a size
you can handle.
Do you have someone that designs patios and
certain degree we can help with you with laying out
a design in our yard. We can also refer customers
to landscape designers and stone masons in their