320 Home Street, Stratford, ON N5A 7C9
General Shale Brick
Since 1928, General Shale Brick has been dedicated to helping the transformation of their customers’ dreams into reality. From a small local brick manufacturer in Tennessee, they have grown to be a complete masonry supplier for North America. For residential, commercial or institutional projects, only masonry allows you complete design flexibility and the confidence of using the most trusted building material. You can expect the very best from General Shale Brick
General Shale offer more than 250 types of brick in a full range of colors and textures as well as special shapes and details.
General Shale takes pride in delivering high-quality products and excellent customer service. Their production facilities manufacture more than one billion bricks a year, and are located in key distribution areas within easy access to any building project in North America. In 2006 Robinson Brick Company, based in Denver, Colorado joined General Shale. Sales are supported by a network of distributors in the U.S. and Canada, as well as dedicated showrooms. Arriscraft International, a leading producer of building stone, was acquired by General Shale in 2007 adding another premier product line to our masonry portfolio.
Headquartered in Johnson City, Tennessee, General Shale employs 2000 people, including Johnny Hagerman, one of the country's foremost brick sculptors. The corporate building is also home to a museum that showcases a unique collection of historically significant bricks including a 10,000-year-old specimen from the ancient city of Jericho.
In July 1999, General Shale Products joined the world's leading brick manufacturer, the Wienerberger Group of Vienna, Austria.