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One of the most used rooms in the home is the kitchen. It is a place to relax, cook and entertain. It only makes sense to incorporate stone elements into the room you use the most.

1. Tile

Natural stone tile backsplashes and floors set the stage for a stunning design. Choose from sleek dark colored tiles or lighten up with neutral, light colored tiles. To make the space stand out even more, arrange the tiles in an unexpected pattern

Adding a mosaic design is another way to use tile in your kitchen. Colorful stone tiles arranged in an interesting pattern makes for an eye-catching focal point.

2. Sink

Many homes...

A handcarved stone fireplace will provide your home with warmth and beauty for years to come! Although stone fireplaces can be carved from a variety of stone types, travertine is one of the most popular stones due to the warm color options available. Choose one of these travertine fireplace designs to keep you warm all winter long! 

1. Contemporary

If simplicity and minimalism describe your home’s design, this fireplace will be perfect for you! It features clean lines and minimal detailing for a simplistic design without lacking beauty. The surround features a simple, but elegant, mitered corner design carved into the light...

A bathroom sink can set the tone for the whole space. Styles range from rustic boulder sinks to sleek marble vessel sinks. Switching out the sink in your bathroom is one of the easiest ways to spruce up the space. Consider adding a one-of-a-kind design like these to your bathroom: 

1. Red Onyx Vessel Sink

This sink doesn’t need any intricate carving details to stand out! The natural beauty of the stone is mesmerizing on its own. Its simple elegance will give your bathroom a feeling of luxury.

2. Square Teakwood Marble Sink

Depart from the usual round or oval sink designs and choose a contemporary square sink! The...

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...