Architectural Blocks

Ground Face Finish – CMU

Nitterhouse’s Ground Face CMU is produced with the highest quality materials and made with extreme attention making every block uniform.

Product Sizes

  • Available in Various Sizes *see .pdf for list of sizes
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Product Information

Concrete Masonry Units – Ground Face Finish

Your building construction requires the height of precision, which is why Nitterhouse ground face CMU is produced with the highest quality materials and made with extreme attention to making every ground face block uniform for use in your projects.

Our ground face concrete block meets ASTM-C90 standard specification for load-bearing concrete masonry units and can be used at grade and below grade. There is a large variety of colors for you to choose from, with matching Type-S mortar and custom colors possible, and these architectural blocks come in a variety of shapes and sizes as well, so you’re sure to find the ground face block that meets your needs.

Construction projects that have used our ground face architectural blocks include office buildings, fire stations, office buildings and schools. Whatever your commercial and residential needs are for architectural blocks, Nitterhouse Masonry is ready to help.

About Our Ground Face CMU

Ground face CMU, or Concrete Masonry Unit blocks, are ground on their face to create a distinctive, rich finish that gives them a unique, natural beauty. Besides the attractiveness of these units, they offer a tremendous advantage in construction as they are maintenance-free. There is no need to repaint or recoat these units — they look great just as they are.

For flexibility and quality in construction for both interior and exterior applications, ground face finish blocks are always an excellent option.

Why Nitterhouse Masonry

When searching for the right concrete materials, it is absolutely crucial that you deal with a company you can trust. Nitterhouse Masonry is a family owned and operated company that has been in business for five generations due to its reputation for selling high-quality masonry products that meet ASTM standards, contribute to LEED certification and are durable. A company’s success and reputation starts with using quality materials. The most skilled builders in the world cannot produce a great product unless their underlying materials are the highest quality, and that’s just what you get with Nitterhouse Masonry. For ground face finish CMU architectural blocks you can rely

For ground face finish CMU, no one does it better than Nitterhouse Masonry.

Project Inspiration

  • Stretcher

  • Split Wide Stretcher

  • Stretcher with Score

  • Split Face L Corner

  • Split Fluted Stretcher

  • Solid Quion Corner

  • Quion Corner

  • Open Bottom Bond Beam

  • Bullnose Stretcher

  • Closed Bottom Bond Beam

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