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Onyx was used in ancient Egypt for bowls and pottery items. It is still used today for various home decor pieces. Onyx is a popular stone used in jewelry, and this semi-translucent stone also makes a luxurious bathroom sink. 

1. Red Onyx Vessel Sink

This rimless red onyx vessel sink captures simple elegance. Since onyx is a natural stone, each vessel sink is one-of-a-kind. Depending on the piece of stone, this sink can have more red veining or more cream-colored swirls. Onyx looks beautiful polished and placed in a metal sink stand.

2. Contemporary Square Onyx Sink

Complement your home’s contemporary style with this

Custom stone fountains are our speciality. The design options are virtually endless. If you can imagine it, we can probably create it! 

The photos in this blog are from a project we worked on from start to finish for Pinelawn Memorial Park on Long Island. The process outlined is typical for most custom fountain projects. 

1. The process typically starts with the customer sharing a photo of a fountain they would like replaced or replicated. You can find your inspiration in our idea galleries or from photos of classical fountains from around the world.

The photos below are of a deteriorating concrete fountain. Pinelawn Memorial...

Handcarved stone fireplaces bring warmth and beauty to your home. Grand, two-story fireplace surrounds are breathtaking pieces for great rooms, foyers and living rooms, but they usually don’t fit in a bedroom or other smaller spaces in your home. Take a look at a few simple, smaller fireplace surround options: 

1. Travertine Surround

Minimalism is perfectly executed in this travertine fireplace surround. The Light Oriental travertine stone brings warmth and simplicity to the design. This fireplace features a mitered corner design and unique curved hearth.

2. Polished Granite Surround

This polished Wild Rose granite...

Leave the stainless steel kitchen sink behind and invest in a durable, beautiful stone kitchen sink. Adding a granite kitchen sink will add value to your entire home. We have sinks available in single- or double-basin styles in a variety of sizes, colors and designs. 

1. Shrimp Skin Single-Basin Rock Face Apron Sink

This single-basin sink is hand carved from a light colored granite. The rough, rock face front captures the natural beauty of the stone while the polished basin highlights the different flecks of color found throughout the stone. The large size of this sink will make it a focal point in your kitchen!

2. Charcoal...

Even when it is cold out, you can still enjoy the relaxing effects of a fountain. Indoor fountains bring the tranquil sound of flowing water indoors. Just like our outdoor stone fountains, indoor fountains are available in a variety of styles, colors and sizes. 

Marble Lion Wall Fountain

This six-foot-tall wall fountain will make a stunning impact no matter where it is placed in your home. This free-standing design is handcarved from Cumulus White marble for a clean look. The water flows from the lion’s mouth into the basin. A decorative pedestal with scrolled carving details supports the basin.

Pedestal Sphere...

Looking for unique bathroom sink designs? Sometimes it’s all about the sink stand. Our creative sink stand options provide additional space while accentuating the character of your bathroom. Check out these three sink stand ideas to guide you in your research:

1. Pedestal Sink Stands

Pedestal sink stands are a great option for small half bathrooms or as an extra sink in a master bathroom. These hand-sculpted, ornamental wrought iron metal sink stands combine well with our stone vessel sinks to accentuate artistic nature styles. Some of our most popular options include:

Royale Pedestal Vessel Stand

The royale pedestal vessel...

Luxury and elegance are key to modern home designs. Send your home over the top and make it stand out with a one-of-a-kind stone fireplace. Take a look at three designs below. 

1. Mitered St. Croix Valley Limestone

This design features four steps around the edges leading down to the firebox and roaring fire. The sharply mitered steps down, make it feel like you are looking into a tunnel when gazing at this modern fireplace. The neutral color of the St. Croix Valley limestone finishes off this sleek design.

2. Mystery White Marble

This bright white marble fireplace will be the highlight of your modern home design! This...

Adding a stone bathtub to your bathroom instantly transforms the space from average to breathtaking. Stone bathtubs can be customized into a one-of-a-kind masterpiece for your home. When you start with a single block of stone, the design options are endless! Take a look at five style options:

1. Contemporary Light Travertine

This bathtub adds a spa-like feel to any bathroom. The clean lines and light travertine will brighten up any space. The sharply angled ends of the tub make this exquisite design very unique.

2. Round Onyx 

This beautiful bathtub is handcarved from mahogany onyx stone. The stone’s coloring and veining...