Knowledge Base

At Black Mountain Quarries we have put together some handy information on topics which we think relate to natural stone and are relevant to our company and products provided. Whether you are a novice or an experienced stone mason, there will be something for everyone.

Stone Cropping

For cropping or guillotining stone we use a hydraulically powered Steinex 120 tonne stone splitter with a 5 metre conveyor.... view more

How to Lay Flagstones

To get started an adequate sub-base is required. Joint Widths:A 12mm joint width is a fairly standard choice. Bedding: Mix:... view more