Fieldstone is natural, and common throughout temperate zones. They aren’t quarried and are often transported by glaciers. Fieldstones lie on or close to the surface. They’re flat and oval shaped, and while color and size depend on their location, they’re usually composed of granite, sandstone and limestone. Colors tend to be variations of gray, light tan, brown and red.
Fieldstone is Versatile.
They can be stacked into a retaining wall or used to edge flower beds. You can lay them down to create a walkway. Plus, when it comes to landscaping and hardscaping, fieldstone is a “go-to” natural material.
What is the difference between Fieldstone and Flagstone?
They’re both natural, but fieldstones lie on top of the ground, while flagstones lie underneath and are quarried in slabs. Also, flagstones tend to be flatter and cut in squares and are often blueish in color. They also have great water absorption properties. Fieldstones have a rougher and less flat surface. They come in a wide variety of shapes and sizes, colors and textures.
Patio: fieldstone patios have a beautiful natural look, but they’re stones, not pavers or concrete. Your patio will be part of the natural environment, but it won’t be flat.
Fireplace: fieldstone is a great way to add texture, shape and color to a fireplace. Plus, flatter stones can provide a contemporary look, while the round variety can be rustic. Bringing the outdoors in never looked so good!
Landscape Edging: adding fieldstone as a design element can complement your landscaping. You can create borders for flower beds, boundaries to separate and highlight different areas. Plus, with its natural coloring and texture, fieldstones can help you achieve a rustic, earthy look.
Walls: fieldstones are perfect for a variety wall types. Stack flat fieldstones for a low retaining wall, or pack stones tightly to create a garden wall that’s attractive and durable. Different shapes, colors and textures are testament to fieldstones’ versatility.
Walkways: try using flat fieldstones to create a naturally looking garden path. You can place them tightly or keep them loose. The look is up to you.
Reuther – for all your fieldstone needs.
At Reuther, we stock a large inventory of fieldstone. Our professional, knowledgeable staff will help you choose the perfect type, color, texture and size for your project. Plus, we carry all the tools and supplies you’ll need.
With Reuther, you’ll have your materials where and when you need them.
We offer a comprehensive array of delivery options. Our fleet of trucks ensure that we can accommodate orders of any size and different offloading needs. Our fleet of specialized equipment allows for exact placement at your job-site, or prompt loading of materials when picking up. You won’t be forced to load yourself or deal with long waits.
No one delivers like Reuther