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5 Steps to Designing a Unique Stone Fireplace Surround

November 26, 2008

A timeless stone fireplace surround is the pride of any beautifully adorned great room. Perfect to enjoy and cuddle up with your partner during those notoriously bitter Minnesota and Wisconsin winters. You yearn to relax, and melt away the evening...

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Posted in: Fireplaces, Technical

Outdoor Natural Stone Fountain Care

November 20, 2008

Good fountain care really doesn’t take more than a few hours every few months to keep your water feature looking good and running properly for years. When you first get your water fountain, it may take a few days to...

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Posted in: Fountain Maintenance, Fountains, Maintenance

Granite Estate Fountains in Winter

November 11, 2008

We allow our large estate outdoor water fountains to run late into the year... ...because we can. Of course, each of our stone fountains is hand-crafted from solid blocks of granite, the most durable natural material available. The following video...

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Posted in: Fountain Maintenance, Fountains, Maintenance

Dress up or down with stone and tile

October 21, 2008

Kitchens and bathrooms are the home’s hardest working rooms and the most popular settings for stone (granite, limestone, marble, slate and travertine) – and tile (ceramic or porcelain) on surfaces such as backsplashes, countertops, floors and tubs, and sink and...

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Posted in: Mosaic and Flooring, Wall Stone & Flooring

Carved Stone Creations features real stone architecture at the International Builders Show

October 09, 2008

Carved Stone Creations, Inc. - an innovative design firm and direct importer of natural stone products from around the world – will be showcasing genuine architectural stone products at the International Builders’ Show at Las Vegas in January 2009. The...

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Posted in: Articles, Company News

Outdoor Living and Entertaining

August 28, 2008

Swept by the gentle breezes and facing an ever-changing landscape, outdoor living spaces add a remarkable touch of nature to our lifestyles. From the sophisticated rooftop terraces of towering high-rises to the graceful verandas of the South, more and more...

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Posted in: Articles, Landscape Decor, Landscaping

The Stone Floor

August 06, 2008

Strength, Beauty and Performance Under Foot Created by nature and enhanced by man - natural stone is a building material unlike any other. Rich in color, tantalizing in texture and virtually indestructible, it is the perfect addition to any home....

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Posted in: Articles, Mosaic and Flooring, Wall Stone & Flooring

Carved Creations

January 21, 2008

Building Stone Magazine, Fall 2007 – A Publication of Building Stone Institute Written By: Stephanie Aurora Lewis Gardens, parks, town centers and plazas are important to a city’s infrastructure. They create an environment that is suitable – and often even...

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Yearn to Burn

January 21, 2008

Luxury Living: Area experts offer tips on how to create the perfect fireplace.   Written By: Lisa Strandberg   Elemental and wild, fire attracts us with its warmth, glow and power. It’s no wonder so many of us want a...

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Posted in: Articles