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New York BLUESTONE Sandstone

New York Bluestone Random Pattern Flagstone is an ideal natural stone for walkways, patios, pool decks, coping and wall caps. Full Color Bluestone random flagstone consists of varying greens, grays, rust and purple shades. Our specially selected random pattern bluestone flagstone is a natural cleft, hard, durable sandstone.


 
Available in: Flagstone (Irregular) Select , Patio (Irregular) Flagstone , Tumbled, Water washed Tumbled, Snapped Veneer, Sawn Bed Veneer, Rectangles and Squares (random & gauged), Premier Paving, Pavers, Tumbled Pavers, Planking, Boulders, Landscape Boulders, Mossy Fieldstone, Slabs.
Colors: Full Color , Blue Blue, Lilac, Custom Hand Select Blends.
 
Surface Treatments / Finishes: Honed, High Honed, Natural Cleft, River Washed, Sand Blasted

Standard Radius Cut Products: Pool Coping, Spa Caps, Curved Walls, Archways, Sink Cut-Outs, Table Tops.

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Standard Fabricated Products: Wall Caps, Stair Treads and Risers, Pool Coping, Tiles and Paving Stones, Veneers.
Custom Fabricated Products: Sills, Arches, Thresholds and Baseboards, Fireplace Mantels & Hearths, Garden Benches, Tables & Fountains, Columns and other Architectural Artifacts.
Edge Treatments: Bullnose, Bevel, Demi Bullnose, Eased, Chiseled, Snapped, Rockfaced, 1/2 radius Round.
 
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2-6" Split Ledgstone
NY Bluestone Paving
NY Bluestone sandstone recs and squares full color
NY Bluestone Paving
NY Bluestone Paving
NY Bluestone Paving
Recs and Squares
Natural Cleft Full Color
NY Bluestone Paving
Recs and Squares
Natural Cleft Full Color
NY Bluestone Paving
Recs and Squares
Natural Cleft Full Color
NY Bluestone Paving
Shop Cut Thermal
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NY Bluestone Paving
NY Bluestone Paving
NY Bluestone Paving
NY Bluestone Paving
Full Color Irregular Flagstone
NY Bluestone Paving
Recs and Squares
Natural Cleft Full Color
NY Bluestone Paving
Shop Cut Thermal
NY Bluestone Paving
Recs and Squares
Natural Cleft Full Color
NY Bluestone Paving
NY Bluestone Paving
   
NY Bluestone Paving
Shop Cut Thermal
NY Bluestone Paving
Shop Cut Thermal
   
       
       
       
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NY Bluestone Paving
NY Bluestone Paving
NY Bluestone Paving
NY Bluestone Paving
Recs and Squares
Natural Cleft Blue Blue
NY Bluestone Paving
Recs and Squares
Natural Cleft Blue Blue
NY Bluestone Paving
Recs and Squares
Natural Cleft Blue Blue
NY Bluestone Paving
Recs and Squares
Natural Cleft Blue Blue
NY Bluestone Paving
NY Bluestone Paving
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NY Bluestone Slabs
Red Diamond Headquarters
NY Bluestone Paving
Recs and Squares
Natural Cleft Blue Blue
NY Bluestone Paving
Recs and Squares
Natural Cleft Blue Blue
NY Bluestone Slabs
Thermal
Blue Blue
NY Bluestone Treads
NY Bluestone Treads
NY Bluestone Treads
NY Bluestone Treads
NY Bluestone Treads
Thermal
Blue Blue
NY Bluestone Treads
Thermal
Blue Blue
NY Bluestone Treads
Thermal
Blue Blue
NY Bluestone Treads
Thermal
Blue Blue
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NY Bluestone
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NY Bluestone
Tumbled Paving
NY Bluestone
Tumbled Recs and Squares
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Split Full Veneer
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Irregular Flagstone
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Irregular Flagstone
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Irregular Flagstone
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Natural Treads
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Garden Path
Blue Bluestone Rec's and Squares- Natural Cleft Paving
New York Natural Cleft Bluestone - Full Color Range
More Information about Bluestone:
Bluestone sandstone is not a technical geological term. It is a commercial trade term, which has been used to describe a variety of sandstone, that usually is split and used as stepping stone outdoor paving for walks and patios, etc. (Flagstone).
Geologically . . . Bluestone is a fine-grained arkosic sandstone, also geologically referred to as a feldspathic sandstone.

Bluestone sandstone has been traditionally used for veneers, as a flagstone for paving and as a rough building stone. However this stone is being used more in other settings, counters, flooring, etc.

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ASTM C 616: CLASSIFICATION OF SANDSTONE--TYPE II QUARTZITE SANDSTONE
                Composition
                Silicon Dioxide                       72.8  percent                         Iron Oxide (Ferrous)            2.50 percent
                Aluminum Oxide                   12.2  percent                         Magnesium Oxide                1.20 percent
                Iron Oxide (Ferric)                 1.92  percent                         Sodium Oxide                           .85 percent
                Calcium Oxide (Lime)          .70  percent                             Titanium Oxide                     1.16 percent
                Acid Resistance: N/A
                Edge Detail: Sawn, Thermal, Rock Face, Bullnose, Honed
                Texture: Thermal, Natural Cleft, Honed
                Thickness Range: 3/8” to 30” thick
                Lippage/Warpage: Quality Controlled
                Flaking: Quality Controlled
                Sealer Recommendation: N/A
                Percentage Breakage: Quality Controlled
                Approximate Crate Size: 42” x 48” pallet, 3,500 lbs.
                Recommended Areas of Usage: Interior, Exterior
                Peculiar Characteristics: Only quarried in Northeast Pennsylvania and Southern New York
ASTM QUALIFICATIONS OF SANDSTONE
ASTM C-97: ABSORPTION & BULK SPECIFIC GRAVITY
                                SAMPLE ID                                ABSORPTION                                   SPECIFIC GRAVITY
                                #1                                                            1.09%                                          2.810 (162.86 pcf)
                                #2                                                            1.04%                                          2.607 (162.68 pcf)
                                #3                                                            1.11%                                          2.608 (162.74 pcf)            
                                Average                                                 1.08%                                          2.608 (162.74 pcf)
ASTM C-99: MODULUS OF RUPTURE
                                SAMPLE ID                              PARALLEL TO BED                         PERPENDICULAR TO BED
                                #1                                                            2093 psi                                                  2901 psi
                                #2                                                            2268 psi                                                  2842 psi
                                #3                                                            2188 psi                                                  2755 psi 
                                #4                                                            2209 psi                                                  2951 psi
                                #5                                                            2213 psi                                                  2832 psi
                                Average                                                 2194 psi                                                  2856 psi
               
ASTM C-170: COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH DRY CONDITION
                                SAMPLE ID                             PARALLEL TO BED                          PERPENDICULAR TO BED
                                #1                                                            14235 psi                                                18523 psi
                                #2                                                            13960 psi                                                18910 psi
                                #3                                                            14891 psi                                                18546 psi
                                #4                                                            15124 psi                                                17953 psi
                                #5                                                            14200 psi                                                17997 psi
                                Average                                                 14482 psi                                                18386 psi
ASTM C-170: COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH WET CONDITION
                                SAMPLE ID                             PARALLEL TO BED                          PERPENDICULAR TO BED
                                #1                                                            13120 psi                                                17424 psi
                                #2                                                            12900 psi                                                17019 psi
                                #3                                                            13006 psi                                                16841 psi
                                #4                                                            12854 psi                                                16420 psi
                                #5                                                            12910 psi                                                17283 psi
                                Average                                                 12958 psi                                                16988 psi
ASTM C-241 ABRASION RESISTANCE TO FOOT TRAFFIC
                                SAMPLE ID                               THERMAL FACE                               NATURAL CLEFT
                                #1                                                            26.8                                                        9.2
                                #2                                                            27.4                                                        8.8
                                #3                                                            26.9                                                        8.6
                                Average                                                 27.0                                                        8.9