How to Craft Smooth Red Sandstone in Minecraft: A Step-by-Step Guide

The introduction of Smooth Red Sandstone occurred with the release of Update 0.14.0, where it was introduced as a new block variant derived from Red Sandstone. This material can be crafted using a Crafting Table and serves primarily as a building and decorative element. Notably, Red Sand, the precursor to Red Sandstone, was incorporated into the game in Update 0.9.0. It’s worth mentioning that unlike its counterpart, Smooth Sandstone, Smooth Red Sandstone does not occur naturally as part of any Generated Structure.

This tutorial will guide you through the process of crafting Smooth Red Sandstone, combining simplicity with creativity.

Required Materials:

To craft Smooth Red Sandstone, you only need one primary ingredient:

Crafting in Survival Mode:

Open the Furnace Menu:

Begin by opening your furnace. The Furnace menu will appear, displaying two boxes: one for input and the other for fuel.

Add Fuel to the Furnace

Add Fuel to the Furnace:

To initiate the smelting process, add fuel to the bottom fuel box in the furnace. Common choices for fuel include coal, wood, or other burnable materials.

Add Fuel to the Furnace

Add Items to Make Smooth Red Sandstone:

Place the Red Sandstone in the top box of the furnace. As the flames dance, the Red Sandstone will undergo smelting. Once the process is complete, Smooth Red Sandstone will appear in the box to the right.

Items to make Smooth Red Sandstone

Move the Smooth Red Sandstone to Inventory:

Congratulations! You’ve successfully crafted Smooth Red Sandstone. Now, move the freshly created blocks to your inventory for use in your construction projects.

Move the Smooth Red Sandstone to Inventory

Command for Smooth Red Sandstone:

For those who prefer commands, here are the instructions for obtaining Smooth Red Sandstone using commands in various Minecraft editions.

  • Java Edition (PC/Mac) 1.13 and above:
  /give @p smooth_red_sandstone 1
  • Java Edition (PC/Mac) 1.8 to 1.12:
  /give @p red_sandstone 1 2
  • Pocket Edition (PE) 1.12 and above:
  /give @p red_sandstone 1 3
  • Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch, Windows 10 Edition:
  /give @p red_sandstone 1 3
  • Education Edition:
  /give @p red_sandstone 1 3

Supported Platforms:

Smooth Red Sandstone is available across various versions of Minecraft, ensuring you can add a touch of elegance to your builds in:

  • Java Edition (PC/Mac)
  • Pocket Edition (PE)
  • Xbox 360
  • Xbox One
  • PS3
  • PS4
  • Wii U
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Windows 10 Edition
  • Education Edition

Now armed with this knowledge, venture forth and infuse your Minecraft creations with the warmth of Smooth Red Sandstone

Alex is a passionate gamer and technology enthusiast. With a background in finance, Alex combines analytical skills with a love for gaming. When not immersed in the virtual world, you can find Alex exploring the latest trends in finance and technology.

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