Spice Up Your Home with Stone

Stone is one of the most versatile building materials out there — it looks just as elegant inside a home as it does on the outside.But with so many varieties and applications, how do you know where to start? These ideas may be just the inspiration you need to start your stone renovation. Exterior Possibilities … Continue reading Spice Up Your Home with Stone

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What To Know About Using Onyx Stone Tiles

This expensive yet rare stone comes requires proper installation and care when used in the home. Here are a few ways to handle them with care Cutting tiles The fragile nature of onyx stone requires that it be backed with mesh, resin, or fiberglass as a reinforcement. Cutting tiles require a diamond blade on a … Continue reading What To Know About Using Onyx Stone Tiles

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Tips on How to Care for Stone Countertops

Here are a few tips to help better care for your stone countertops! Stain removal             ▪           Stains on stone countertops can come from oil, wine, and all kinds of condiments and drinks. Whatever the nature of your spill, the key is to wipe it up as soon as possible. This will prevent the liquid … Continue reading Tips on How to Care for Stone Countertops

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Natural Stone for Swimming Pools

We’ve come a long way since the “Beverly Hillbillies” referred to their swimming pool as the “cement pond.” Many materials have been used in constructing swimming pools with varying degrees of success. Swimming pool construction materials have included: concrete, fiberglass, metal, plastic, tile, or vinyl.   Concrete Advantages Concrete pools can be custom designed in … Continue reading Natural Stone for Swimming Pools

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Ways to Include Natural Stone in Landscaping Designs

Natural stone used in avariety of ways is a beautiful and simple ways to enhance your garden or outside space. It is a great way to add a rustic and natural aesthetic to your property. It is used for paths, steps, patios and even fire pits. It can also be used to add an attractive … Continue reading Ways to Include Natural Stone in Landscaping Designs

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Creative Ways to Use Granite In Your Home

Commonly used for countertops in kitchens or bathrooms, granite is highly durable, strong, and attractive.  However, granite can also be used in other places throughout your home. Here are a few ideas on where to add granite to your living spaces! Fireplace mantle Add flair to your living area by creating your fireplace mantle out … Continue reading Creative Ways to Use Granite In Your Home

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Fun Facts About Soapstone

Soapstone is used for practical, artistic, and architectural means. This incredible stone may be soft, yet its stain resistance and durability gives it a multipurpose nature! Here are some fun facts to know about soapstone. Soapstone formation and properties Although a metamorphic rock, soapstone is largely made up of talc. It is soft, nonporous, nonabsorbent, … Continue reading Fun Facts About Soapstone

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The Advantages of the Different Types of Natural Stone

There are many different types of natural stone, and each of them has a distinct advantage that makes it fit into a unique environment within the home. Whether it’s heat resistance that makes a stone type good for a kitchen, or non-porousness that makes it a perfect fit for a bathroom, it’s always good to … Continue reading The Advantages of the Different Types of Natural Stone

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Ways to Include Natural Stone in Landscaping Designs

  Natural stone used in a variety of ways can enhance your garden or outside space! Here are some tips: Stonewalls – These are a great way to define a patio or seated area, giving the space a cozy and secluded feel, adding texture to the entire garden. A stonewall patio space can feel natural … Continue reading Ways to Include Natural Stone in Landscaping Designs

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How to Clean Natural Stone Countertops

Many homeowners prefer stone countertops for their natural beauty, longevity, and easy maintenance. But many homeowners also don’t know the do’s and don’ts of taking care of their stone countertops. There are more than a few tips to ensure that your natural stone countertops stay beautiful and provide decades of trouble-free use. Once you know … Continue reading How to Clean Natural Stone Countertops

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