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Tri-State Cut Stone & Brick

Tel: 815-469-7550

Email: info@stone-brick.com

10333 Van's Drive

Frankfort, IL 60423

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Skokie Valley Material Supply

Tel: 847-251-5511

Email: info@stone-brick.com

3640 Lake Avenue

Wilmette, IL 60091

SKOKIE HOURS:

Monday - Friday 6:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Saturday 6:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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INDIANA LIMESTONE

Since 1928, the Indiana Limestone Institute of America (ILIA) has been an active advocate for the Indiana Limestone industry. Listed below are some of the more frequently consulted documents pertaining to Indiana limestone.  For a more exhaustive review visit the ILIA website INDIANA LIMESTONE INSTITUTE OF AMERICA.

Indiana Limestone Institute Handbook 22nd Edition

Indiana Limestone Architectural Specification

Beam and Lintel Table - table used to calculate dimension for self support limestone beams and lintels

Contractor's Handbook 7th Edition - handling and storing stone, anchors, joints, sealants, cleaning, etc.

Repairing Damage 2nd Edition - basic review of methods to repair limestone

How to Avoid Small Area Stains and Blemishes - a comprehensive review of cleaning and maintaining limestone

Cleaning Pad Marks - a study by the Indiana Geological Survey

Limestone Life Cycle Analysis - a study by the Natural Stone Council

BRICK, BUILDING STONE, AND MASONRY

Numerous sources exist offering technical assistance with building stone and masonry applications.  Contact Tri-State Cut Stone & Brick for help with your questions or visit any of the following sources for additional information.

Brick Industry Association

Building Stone Institute

Natural Stone Institute

Natural Stone Council

International Masonry Institute

Masonry Institute of America

Construction Specifications Institute