Midwest Brick & Block

Code Compliant Thin Veneer – A Hands On Workshop


AIA/CES Program focusing on “Code Compliant Adhered Masonry Veneers”.  Participants will move through different work stations to learn how to manage moisture, proper installaion of lath / cement board, air barriers, insulation and mortars.  Sessions start every 15 minutes.  Program qulaifies for 1 hour HSW Credit.

An afternoon program for landscape architects, home builders, interior designers and hardscape contractors will address “Trends in Outdoor Living”.  This program begins at 4:00 with a ASLA acredited program on installing thin veneer.  The Keynote speaker begin at 5:00 to explore outdoor trends.


Midwest Block & Brick Expands Across The Midwest Through Acquisitions


Midwest Block & Brick, a division of Midwest Products Group, announces the expansion of the company across several states.  The expansion has taken place over several months and year, and included in this expansion activity is the acquisition of several regional block and brick competitors – Basic Block Group LLC; Boral Bricks, Inc. (Paducah, KY showroom); Chandler Materials Company; Glenstone Block Company; Kenco Enterprises; Long Block & Brick; Nattinger Materials Company; Ready Mix USA, LLC; and Southern Concrete Products, Inc.

Midwest Block & Brick is now comprised of 350 employees working in 19 manufacturing, warehouse and showroom locations in 7 states, including:

Patrick Dubbert, CEO and Chairman of the Board for Midwest Block & Brick, comments, “These acquisitions and resulting expansion of Midwest Block & Brick gives us a presence in the southern states of Tennessee, Mississippi, Kentucky, Oklahoma and Arkansas. We are now able to offer more products and options, as well as a more experienced labor force and well-trained sales team for both our retail and construction industry customers.”  Dubbert adds, “This expansion ultimately gives the consumer more choices for their block and brick projects, and more places to choose their materials from.” For more information about Midwest Block & Brick and the company’s recent acquisitions and expansion please contact Jodi Winegar with Midwest Block & Brick at 573.635.7206 or visit their web site at www.midwestblock.com.  

Midwest Block & Brick manufactures and distributes concrete block, retaining walls, pavers, brick, stone, and other masonry and landscape products “Made in America Since 1948”.