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 Architecture is the art  which so disposes and
adorns the edifices raised by man, that the sight of them may contribute to his mental health, power, and pleasure.
 ~ Ruskin

 


 

FAQ
F R E Q U E N T L Y  A S K E D   Q U E S T I O N S

 

-How much does a pallet of stone weigh?
    3,000- 4,200lbs.
 

-How much does your limestone weigh?
    Our native Kansas limestone weighs approximately
    140 lbs per cubic foot.
 

-What are some examples of average weights of
individual items?
    Fence Post: (8in x 8in x 6ft) 400lbs
    Lintel: (4ft x 18in x 7in) 500 lbs
    Bench: (4ft x 2 ft x7in) 800lbs including legs
 

-How much coverage can I get per ton? Per
truckload?
    Full Size (8in thick) stone: about 20 square feet of
    wall or floor per ton. (A full 24 ton truckload will
    cover 480 square feet.)
    4 inch Stone Veneer: about 40 square feet of wall
    or floor per ton. (A full 24 ton truckload will cover
    960 square feet)
 

-What are the different ways the stone can be
faced/dressed?
    Our limestone can be split faced, pitch faced, sawn
    or axed.
 

-Do you supply samples?
    Samples are available upon request. We ask that
    you pay the shipping costs for the samples. There
    is no cost for the sample itself.

 

-How soon will my order be filled?
    The rate at which you receive your order is
    dependent on several factors including the type of
    order and time of year. All orders are filled in a
    reasonable amount of time and we will work with
    you to meet any deadlines you may    
    have.

 

Bluestem Quarry and Stoneworks
5010 Highway 232  Lucas, KS  67648
Toll Free (866) 567-3110

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