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Pondless water feature fountains are a wonderful addition to any landscape. They don’t require a visible pond or basin, but instead recirculates water through a hidden basin. The tranquil sound of water trickling down the fountain is relaxing as well as elegant. The process of installing a pondless water feature fountain is not as difficult as you may think when you have Carved Stone Creations at your side. We divide the process into a number of steps that are easy to follow and completed in a timely manner. The project we’re highlighting was one done in less than a day. We arrived for installation in the morning and were finished by...

Fountains aren't just for your outdoor landscaping, they are an excellent addition to the interior of your home. The variety of styles and unique designs add character to any room in your home. Not only that, but natural stone fountains are extremely durable and can last a lifetime. Learn about three different fountain styles for the interior of your home:

Pedestal Sphere Fountain

A pedestal sphere fountain can add elegance and personality to your home. Although these fountains can be used outdoors, they are equally as beautiful indoors. Similar to the second picture, a different spin on the classic pedestal is the floating sphere....

Are you thinking about incorporating stone architecture in your home? Stone is not only extremely durable, but also highly unique. The intricate design possibilities and architecture makes stone an excellent choice to spruce up your home. Take a look at these five architectural elements for your home:

Corbels

 

A corbel is a beautiful architectural element to add to your home. Our handcrafted stone corbels can be used in a number of ways to accent your home. It can be used to accent your garage or to support your roof, balcony, fireplace mantel or shelf edges. Corbels add to your home's decorative pieces for endless artistic...

An overmantel is a section installed over the mantel of the fireplace. Most of the time, it is designed to match the stone type and style of the fireplace surround and mantel to make it look like one exquisite piece. 

The stone overmantels (featured below) are all handcarved from natural stone. Overmantel designs can have as much or as little detail you choose. The overmantel’s carved details usually match the overall fireplace design.

Take a closer look at some overmantel designs:

Mirrored

This overmantel design features a mirror set in the carved stone. Mirrors make rooms look larger, so a fireplace with a mirror centered...

Stone staircases are a great addition to the interior or exterior of your home. They add a sense of grandeur and elegance. You can choose from a wide variety of stone types for your staircase. Depending on your preferences, your stone staircase can have intricate carved details and additional balustrades. Since stone is a versatile material, it can take any shape. Learn about three different staircase types:  

Outdoor Staircase

An outdoor staircase is great for a grand landscape. It can be used to connect two different levels of a garden or patio. Stone staircases also make for an elegant entrance to your home. You can choose from a...

Stone is a natural material that is often used outdoors because it’s durable and fits with the natural landscape of a garden, but stone can be used in a variety of other ways, too. Stone is just as beautiful indoors as it is outdoors. Learn five ways to incorporate stone in your home:

Sinks

Stone sinks are a beautiful option for kitchens and bathrooms. Your first thought may be to add a porcelain or stainless steel sink to your home, but stone sinks are a durable alternative option. The versatility of stone allows sinks to be carved in any shape or size you desire.

Home Decor Items

Accent your home with stone decor...

Are you thinking of refreshing your home’s look with new flooring? Consider adding natural stone flooring to your home. Stone has been used as flooring for centuries. Many ancient buildings have natural stone flooring. There are many reasons why stone has been a top flooring choice for years. Learn about the benefits of stone flooring:

1. Durable

Stone flooring is durable. It can stand up to spills and high traffic, making it ideal for kitchens, hallways and bathrooms. Stone is naturally moisture and stain resistant, unlike wood flooring. Even though the initial investment for stone flooring may cost more than carpet or vinyl...

Are you an animal lover? Or maybe you just want to add a natural, whimsical touch to your garden? Consider adding a handcarved stone animal statue. We can transform a block of stone into your favorite animal. Take a look at some of our designs:

Tortoise

This tortoise is the perfect addition to your garden or pond. The statue is carved from charcoal gray granite. The polished shell will make this tortoise easy to spot in any landscape. 

Polar Bears

These polar bears aren’t just for the North Pole! The mother bear and her cubs are a heartwarming combination for your garden. The bears are carved from durable Bianco Catalina...