Splitface Block is an architectural detail that has a natural look and texture. The rockface surface exposes the aggregates, giving split face a natural, but highly decorative appearance. Split Rib Block has the same texture, but has a vertical ribbed detail. Both units can be used as accent details or as the primary building material. Split face and Split Rib are available in a wide variety of colors and sizes. All Split units conform to ASTM C90 and ASTM C140. Our Architectural Split Units are produced with an Integral Water Repellant. Masons should always use a Water Repellant Mortar Admix to assure proper installation. Please refer to NCMA Tek 19-1 for further information.
Sparkle Brick is our newest line of Architectural Concrete Masonry Brick. The rockface texture of Sparkle Brick leaves the aggregate exposed, creating a graceful effect as the brick twinkles under the play of light and shadow. Sparkle Brick is available in a wide variety of stock and custom colors, and may be used as an accent detail or as the primary building material. Sparkle brick is particularly attractive when used in conjunction with decorative balustrades and similar architectural ornamentation.
Our Architectural Split Units are produced with an Integral Water Repellant. Masons should always use a Water Repellant Mortar Admix to assure proper installation. Please refer to NCMA Tek 19-1 for further information.
Flower Block, one of our customers’ favorite architectural blocks, provides a nostalgic look. This special block can be seen in many homes, old and new, throughout the five boroughs. The design has truly withstood the test of time. A favorite for patio, planters, and retaining walls, the flower block adds beauty and privacy in any residential setting. Flower block has also been used by commercial builders in the construction of retail and office buildings, to present a more refined setting. This architectural detail adds a decorative flair to any project, big or small. Flower block are regularly produced in white and pink. For larger orders, custom colors are available.
EUCON BLOCKTITE is a ready-to-use liquid admixture designed to resist the moisture migration in concrete masonry products. This unique polymer formula is added directly to the concrete mixture which forms a moisture barrier throughout the masonry unit. EUCON BLOCKTITE will also inhibit the migration of soluble salts that may cause secondary efflorescence. Use BLOCKTITE MORTAR ADMIXTURE with masonry treated with EUCON BLOCKTITE to maximize moisture protection for mortar in masonry structures. EUCON BLOCKTITE does not contain any added chlorides and will not promote corrosion in steel.