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Stone architecture elements transform an average home into a one-of-a-kind masterpiece. If you are remodeling or building a home, consider adding one or a few of these stone elements to your design. 

1. Arches

Make a grand entrance with an arch! Instead of a simple squared-off doorway, add an arch to your design. Arches are inspired by classic Roman architecture. Adding an arch to your home will bring a touch of ancient architectural inspiration to your space. If you want to combine a few architectural details into one design element, consider adding stone columns on either side of the arch to complete the look.

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Are you ready to update your bathroom? One of the easiest ways to revitalize your bathroom’s design is to switch out the sink. There are endless sink design options with stone to match any home decor. Learn about three designs that will enhance your bathroom:

1. Dark Emperador Marble Vessel Sink

Vessel sinks are a great option because they show off the beautiful qualities of the stone! They sit on top of the counter or vanity instead of sitting flush with the countertop. This particular design is carved from Dark Emperador marble. The white veining contrasts with the overall dark color of the stone. 

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Columns take an ordinary room and transform it into an architectural masterpiece! You can incorporate stone columns indoors and outdoors in a variety of ways. Take a look at these three ways to add columns to your home to get inspired. 

1. Hallways

There is nothing more grand than a hallway lined with columns on either side. In this design, the columns create a defined hallway space while still keeping an open feel. These classic columns are topped with an intricate carving to bring the whole look together and complement the home’s design. 

2. Between Rooms

Open-concept spaces are popular, but sometimes a more defined...

Stone is a versatile material that can be carved into many shapes. Designs can feature simple, clean lines or intricate, carved details. Fireplaces are the perfect canvas to showcase the possibilities of stone. Take a look at five fireplace designs with intricate details to spark your inspiration. 

1. Travertine With Acanthus and Floral Details

This statement-making fireplace surround features lifelike floral details throughout the design. Its bowed mantel also has a carved pattern along the edge. The color of the Honed Light Oriental travertine makes the details jump to life.

2. White Marble With Overmantel...

It’s that time of year again! Temperatures are dropping and winter is near. If you live in a freezing climate, it is important to winterize your fountain to keep it in great condition. Follow these tips to protect your fountain this year.

Tiered Fountains

If you have a tiered fountain, it is crucial to drain the water from the fountain bowls. If you have a fountain from Carved Stone Creations, there is a rubber stopper in each bowl you can remove to drain the water easily. Granite fountains can withstand freezing temperatures without getting damaged, so you don’t have to move your fountain or cover it. It can stay right...

Stone fireplace design options are endless with this versatile material that can be transformed into any shape you desire with as little or as many details you’d like. As the weather cools across the U.S., it's the perfect time to get cozy by a warm fire in a stunning stone fireplace. Check out three impressive designs that will keep you warm all winter. 

1. Antiqued White Marble

A garland of intricately carved flowers is the focal point of this fireplace. The classic garland swoops across the header and is flanked by a large corbel on each side. The beautiful antiqued white marble shows off the intricate details beautifully. This...

With the changing leaves comes the desire to change your surroundings, too! We have a few simple ways for you to spruce up your home without having to take on a large remodeling project or take up too much of your time. Pair a few of these design ideas together to really make a statement!

1. Sinks

Swap out your plain kitchen or bathroom sink for a design that better matches your style. Usually replacing a sink is an easy swap since the plumbing is already in place. A durable, new sink plus a sleek, new faucet gives your bathroom or kitchen a brand new look without having to tear apart the room. 

2. Statues

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You can recreate a relaxing spa atmosphere in your home! Add these three elements to your bathroom to make it feel like a spa and tap into all of your senses. 

Bathtub

Sink into a stone tub for a one-of-a-kind relaxation experience. These freestanding bathtubs are carved from a single block of stone for a smooth surface. The contoured oval tubs and slipper tub styles have high backs perfect for leaning against while you unwind. 

Sink

Create a sleek spa aesthetic in your bathroom with one of these modern vessel sink designs, or channel nature and add a rustic boulder sink to your bathroom. Each style offers its own take on...