Guide to Retaining Wall Accessories

  When a retaining wall is erected, it usually requires some accessories to retain the soil properly. This guide provides an overview of several retaining wall accessories and explains the important role that each one plays. The Sleeve-It System This unique fence-post anchoring system integrates sturdy, reliable fence footings into the walls’ support structure while the retaining wall […]

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Choosing The Best Fire Pit for Your Backyard

Nothing brightens up a backyard entertaining space quite like a fire pit. With this beautiful addition to your home, you can turn any night into a stargazer’s paradise and extend the usefulness of your outdoor space on even the coldest days with special patio fire pits. From roasting s’mores to building a glow for pool […]

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Become a certified Allan Block Installer!

Allan Block Contractor Certification Workshop sponsored by Nitterhouse Masonry Products Thursday February 26th @ Hampton Inn  955 Lesher Rd. Chambersburg, PA  -Learn why Allan Block is the best system on the market today! – Learn the principles of retaining wall design -Learn how geogrid works in soil To become a certified installer, you must attend […]

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Grinding one Block at a Time

We recently purchased a state of the art architectural block grinding machine. With this machine, we can produce stunning filled and polished CMU (concrete masonry units), which we call our “Elite” block.     The machine has the ability to grind from 2″ to 16″ block.  We offer an impressive variety of 25 different colors. […]

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“NitterRocks”

NitterRocks are produced from our “second” architectural products that just don’t meet the superior quality standards we set for our CMU (Concrete Masonry Units). Sometimes we will also manufacture an overrun of architectural block and in those instances we will also use those CMU block to create NitterRocks. Most of the time companies will simply […]

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