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.