ThinStone™ is a great product for residential and commercial projects. Not only does it provide masons, architects, designers, and other trade professionals with a lightweight material, but it provides their clients with an economical option that doesn't just look like real stone but is real stone. From chimney's to fireplaces, kitchens, and more, ThinStone™ can be cut and split to create even the most custom projects and designs. Here we'll answer some of the most frequently asked questions regarding our ThinStone™ product.
On average, ThinStone™ weighs under 15 pounds per square foot.
Linear feet is a 12" measurement of length. Length (in inches) divided by 12 = linear feet.Square feet is a measurement of area. Length (in feet) x width (in feet) = square feet.
ThinStone™ pallets have 240 square feet on a pallet. Each pallet has 18 layers and each layer is 13.33 square feet. You are able to order the exact quantity you need even if it means breaking a full pallet.
ThinStone™ corners are sold by the linear foot (LF) in 50 LF or 100 LF crates. You can order the exact quantity of corners you need even if it means breaking a full crate.
Because we have stone suppliers and dealers spread throughout the country, we can ship ThinStone™ anywhere in the U.S. and abroad. We offer multiple methods for shipping based on location and the total weight of your order.
All ThinStone is shipped in pallets and crates as shown in these photos:
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Yes, ThinStone™ flats typically range from ¾"-1.5" thick.
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Yes. It is available in our standard formats (mosaic, square cut, ledge cut, and strip cut) as well as custom cuts. For more information on the ThinStone™ options we have available, read our blog here.
Yes. Because ThinStone™ is 100% natural stone, you will see color variation in the material. If you're interested in viewing what we have available, ask a specialist for current lot photos and samples to confirm your selection.
ThinStone™ is 100% natural stone and is quarried from the earth. It will not fade or disintegrate over time. All ThinStone™ is natural stone, and colors will vary from piece to piece. Click here for more benefits.
Cultured stone is a man-made product that is primarily created from cement and pigment. Exposed to sun and harsh weather, cultured stone will fade over time.
The main difference is thickness. Building stone veneer averages 4"-6" in thickness. ThinStone™ averages ¾"-1.5" in thickness. This leads to weight variations and different requirements during installation.
ThinStone™ is manufactured in the United States - Connecticut, to be exact!
We are the originators of ThinStone™. About 98% of the ThinStone™ products we make are quarried domestically with the majority coming from the Northeast.