Archive: Popular articles

How to Choose the Right Material for Your Outdoor Fountain

January 07, 2019

Outdoor fountains are perfect for  circular driveways, courtyards, entry ways, gardens and patios because the sound of water trickling down them can provide a wonderful sense of tranquility.  Depending on their exact setting, there is an appropriate fountain material that...

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Posted in: Fountain Maintenance, Fountains, Popular articles

We Were Awarded Best Of Houzz 2016

January 20, 2016

We were recently awarded a Best of Houzz 2016 award for our customer service! More than 35 million Houzz users nominated the best home building, remodeling and design professionals around the world for the awards in three categories: design, customer...

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Posted in: Home Decor, Popular articles, Stone Care

5 Famous Fountains Around the World

August 29, 2014

Whether constructed hundreds of years ago or decades ago, these fountains are visions worth seeing. Here's a list of the top 5 most breathtaking famous fountains in the world. Trevi Fountain Rome, Italy The Trevi Fountain is undoubtedly one of...

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Stone Estate Fountain Design And Installation

October 28, 2012

Carved Stone Creations has a wealth of experience when it comes to designing and installing fountains. We have designed everything from wall fountains to large estate fountains and we can incorporate spray rings, additional sprayers, timers, lighting, recirculating pumps, and...

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A Guide to Stone Tile Types and Finishes

July 03, 2012

Thinking of adding stone tile flooring to your new home or remodeling project? It's important to first consider where you will be using stone tile and what type of finish and characteristics you are looking for. The focus of this...

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How to Prepare a Concrete Slab for a Fountain Installation

June 22, 2012

Thinking about adding a fountain to your garden or yard and wondering what kind of preparation is needed to have one installed? This article shows the process of pouring a concrete slab for a fountain installation and how to set...

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Self-Contained Water Fountain Installation

April 30, 2012

Want a fountain for your landscape or garden but don’t want a large pool and stone surround beneath it? Our years of experience designing and installing fountains has allowed us to perfect installing fountains in many different ways. This article...

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Installing a Disappearing Fountain (video)

July 06, 2010

So you've found the perfect fountain for your garden or landscape. Have you thought about how you want it installed? Are you placing it in a pond or nearby one? Do you want to (and have the space to) install...

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