Clay Mine Adobe is happy to announce that we have secured a mineral lease with the Arizona Land Department. The 20 acres of land is due East of our new adobe yard and will allow us to mine virgin clay materials there for 20 years. Our bag plant and screening plants are operational and we are working on improving the mud plant production.
We are taking orders and shipping materials, just give us a call.
Why cut down trees when you can build with the earth's
most renewable resource for a similar price? Adobe is one of the
"greenest" traditional building materials of the southwest. Now,
Clay Mine Adobe's engineered adobe bricks combine aesthetic delight,
environmental wisdom and affordability-competitive with wood frame
Years of development and constant improvement mean Clay Mine
Adobes are completely unlike common adobe products. Clay Mine
Adobes retain the authentic historic look of un-stabilized adobe.
Cement stabilization impacts mortar bond, leak prevention/sealing
and adhesion of plaster.
Recent developments to improve brick quality are
the introduction of new vinyl sheet separators and the deployment
of the thermal tarps to cover the fresh adobe brick mud. The vinyl
separators protect the brick face from splatter and maintain the
initial hydration in the material for an even cure through out
Clay Mine Adobes are your best choice to build with
the look of classic natural adobe
because they are:
Most beautiful masonry
Extremely erosion resistant
Energy efficient (because of the thermal
Compatible with cement based mortars and
Ready for clay plaster - without any additional
Available in natural custom colors (even
a burnt adobe look)
Environmentally friendly in materials, production
& home energy conservation
Bagged & Blended Adobe Mortar is “Just add water” for convenience.