FAQs

What are your hours?
We are open Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m to 5:00 p.m.  On Saturday, our Showroom is open from 8:00 a.m. to noon and our Contractor Sales is open 7:30 a.m. to noon.

Where are you located?
We are conveniently located just off Highway 30 on the west side of Grand Island at 3990 US Hwy 30, Grand Island.

Do you have a showroom?
Yes. We have a large showroom with brick, stone and landscape materials on display. Our showroom salespeople will be happy to assist you.

What methods of payment do you accept?
Cash, check, Visa, MasterCard and Discover. If you would like to open an account, please fill out a credit application and fax it to our credit department at (402) 896-8611.

How do I figure square footage?
Take the length and multiply it by the width to calculate square footage. For example, 10 feet x 12 feet = 120 square feet.

Can you help me estimate how much material I need?
Yes. We will estimate quantities for your retaining wall or patio. For block and brick estimates, we recommend you discuss your plans with a mason contractor.

Do you have a list of Contractors and Installers?
Yes. We have a list of commercial mason contractors, residential mason contractors and a list of landscape contractors for retaining walls and pavers. These contractors and installers are independent of Christensen Concrete Product Company.  Christensen Concrete does not endorse or recommend these contractors. Click here to get info about selecting a contractor.

How many sizes of retaining wall block do you have?
We have 4” Windsor and Border Stone block for borders and garden walls. We have 6” Diamond block for residential landscape walls. We have 8” Vertica Pro, Vertica and Diamond Pro for large commercial walls.

What color does your retaining wall block come in?
Gray, Sahara, Brown, Charcoal, Brick Red, Adobe, Chestnut, Granite, Ironstone, Limestone, Mocha, and Moonlight.

I have white powdery stuff on my retaining block. What is it?
Efflorescence. This is a natural occurrence with concrete and clay products. It is a soluble salt that sometimes surfaces. A fluctuation in temperature or a source of moisture usually brings this out. It can be brushed off or washed off with a cleaner. Usually, it will go away with time.

Do you carry stone?
Yes.  We have two natural stone lines: Edwards Stone and Earthworks and several manufactured stone lines: Eldorado Stone, St. Croix, Boral, Landmark Stone, and Environmental Stoneworks.

How many different bricks do you have?
We have a number of different brick in stock.  Many other brick are available by special order.

Do you have seconds?
Sometimes. We prefer not to have any seconds but if we do, we sell them at a reduced price. First come, first serve only.

Do you fabricate rebar?
Yes we do. Please allow a few days for fabrication.

Do you have a cleaner for stains on my driveway?
We have several cleaners for concrete and masonry. Different stains require different cleaners. Contact a salesperson for assistance.

Do you have concrete repair product for my driveway?
Yes. It’s called Vinyl Concrete Patch and available at City Sales or Door 4.

Do you have caulk for the cracks in my driveway?
Sonneborn SL1 is a good product to use for this or Pecora’s NR 201 Self-leveling caulking.

What types of tools do you have?
Hammers, trowels, shovels, brushes, levels, wheelbarrows, caulk guns and more.

What is your delivery charge?
$25.00 per delivery- in town.  All other deliveries are $3.50 per mile one direction, per load.

What is your return policy?
We will accept material in good condition with the original receipt. Material must be free of dirt and packaged in the way it was delivered or purchased. We will pick up empty pallets that are neatly stacked no higher than 10 pallets per stack. Please place material near the street where our trucks can get to them.

What are your restock charges (Christensen Concrete Picks Up)?
Block:  50%
Anchor Wall & Pavers: 20%
Brick: Full Cubes: 50%
Construction Products: 10%
Rebar & Mesh: N/A

What are your restock charges (Returned by Customer)?
Block:  25%
Anchor Wall & Pavers: 10%
Brick: Full Cubes: 50%
Construction Products: 10%
Rebar & Mesh: N/A

What do I need to view the downloadable brochures and manuals?
Adobe Acrobat Reader. You can download it free from: www.adobe.com