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Used Granite Yard Tour With David

Stoneyard’s David Croteau tours the 16 acre stone yard in Littleton, MA to show used granite and bluestone pieces, slabs, blocks, building veneer, chucks and curbing. These pieces can be cut to size for hearths, mantels, fire pits, steps, retaining walls, thin veneer, building veneer, hardscape, landscape and many other architectural applications.

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Tour Stoneyard.com Showroom in Littleton, MA

David Croteau tours Stoneyard.com Thin Stone Veneer showroom in Littleton, MA. See displays of Boston Blend, Stoneyard Thin Veneer, Homestead Thin Veneer and MSI Stone Panels. Order Product Samples or Contact Us to setup an appointment in person on on the phone.

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Snow Day Thin Veneer Inside Dry Ready to Ship

As New England Nor’easter snow storm dumps over 10 inches of snow David Croteau shows the inside of Stoneyard’s 40,000 SF warehouse where our New England Thin Stone Veneer products are stored, warm and dry, ready for pickup or delivery to your job site.

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7 Ways Natural Stone is Sustainable

BY LAURA ROTE gbdmagazine.com The Empire State Building, the Pentagon, the Lincoln Memorial. Polycor’s natural stone can be found on some of the most beautiful, iconic buildings in the world. But it’s not just historic buildings where you’ll find Polycor. The Canada-based company with quarries across North America and Europe has more than 1,200 employees worldwide and has brought

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101 Ways to Use a Food Slab

By: American Stonecraft We have been making Food Slabs for going on 5 years now. One of the questions we get asked most often is “What do you do with it?”. Well, as the name implies, they are certainly intended for food and you can feel confident serving and eating right off the polished, sealed, food-safe surface. However, in

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Shopping for a gift?

Check out our friends at American Stonecraft: Sustainable stones for: Decor Food Grilling From local New England farms or a place of your choice. Free Shipping on orders over $40  American Stonecraft Product Examples About American Stonecraft No two are alike, each a work of art and a slice of nature. Live edges, organic shapes;

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Planning A Stone Project

Most Durable Building Materials for Residential Construction

From: CADdetails Building a home or any residential area requires careful planning and meticulous building. Different materials will yield different results. No matter what homeowners are looking for, materials like wood and stone have numerous possibilities — by themselves and by combining them. These are the five most durable building materials that have withstood the

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Planning A Stone Project

How to install Thin Stone Veneer Columns

In this video David Croteau explains how Darren Blackwell of Blackwell Landscape Construction has planned and prepared for the installation of Boston Blend™ Square & Rectangular flats and corners for an interior column project at Stoneyard®. If these columns were outdoors they would require a waterproofing barrier on the cement board prior to installing the thin veneer. Blackwell Landscape Construction Corners for New

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Planning A Stone Project

HOW TO CALCULATE THE EXPECTED WASTE FACTOR FOR THIN STONE INSTALLATIONS

How to Calculate Your Waste Factor Performing the Calculations: 1.) Multiply wall height (step 1) X wall width (step 2):   ____________  X  ____________ =  ____________  Total square feet of surface area 2.) Multiply height of all corners (step 3) X 75% coverage gained per lineal foot of corners:  ____________  X  0.75  =  ____________ Total suface area

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Planning A Stone Project

HOW TO CALCULATE THE AMOUNT NEEDED FOR THIN STONE INSTALLATIONS

When working with natural stone, some cutting, splitting, and trimming is required to get the stones to fit together in the desired fashion. How closely you would like the stones to fit together is just one of the factors that will dictate how much material will be lost during installation. For more information on some

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Boston Blend Mosaic DIY Roger Parker Lake Winnie Cottage
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Boston Blend Mosaic DIY Parker Lake Winnie Cottage

DIY Cottage Boston Blend Mosaic Hi Dave, Thanks to everyone at Stoneyard for helping me get some of the DIY projects completed at my Lake Winnie cottage. First I replaced a faux rock fireplace backing with Boston blend Mosaic veneer. Then I tackled a basement redo into a veneer/ antique wood bar area needing a

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