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What Stone is Right for a Wine Cellar?

January 25, 2019

Stone Business Magazine Aging Well WELLESLEY HILLS, Mass. – When the look says “castle,” but the construction says drywall, a thin-veneer stone can go a long way. At least that’s

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What is an Elegant Stone for a Fireplace in New England?

January 25, 2019

Building Stone Magazine Article: Stone Brings Rustic Charm To Elegant New England Eatery Written by Jennifer AdamsDownload PDF of article Elegant, warm and inviting are the three words designer Dana

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How to Install A Dry-Laid Fieldstone Wall

January 25, 2019

How to install a dry-laid fieldstone wall The aged fieldstone wall rambling through the countryside will forever be a symbol of our New England lifestyle. Freestanding fieldstone walls serve as

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What Moisture Control Cavity Weep System Should I Use?

January 25, 2019

Why include a weep system? Veneer stone is not a structural wall, it is either adhered to the structural wall (thin veneer) or anchored to a weight bearing foundation (building

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Which Cement Board Saves Stone Install Time?

January 22, 2019

Cement Board Substrate Saves Installation Time by 35% and Cost by 6% National Association of Home Builders Association-affiliated Home Innovation Research Labs finds that using PermaBase Cement Board as a

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What Are The Top 5 Stone Remodeling Projects?

September 27, 2018

Top 5 Stone Remodel Projects for This Year Tackling your home remodel list might feel like an impossible task. Staying up to date on current design trends is a full-time

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Why Natural Thin Veneer Stone is Best for Exterior Use

August 15, 2018

What types of thin veneer are Harsh Climate Approved? The exterior of your home, government, or commercial building faces Mother Nature’s extreme conditions every day. Depending on your location, this

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Masonry Selection Process for Thin Veneer

August 15, 2018

The Masonry Selection Process for Stonemasons To ensure a successful thin stone veneer project, these are the steps a stonemason will take before thin stone veneer is applied to the

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Kitchens with Natural Thin Stone Accents

August 14, 2018

Kitchens with Natural Thin Stone Accents and Wall Coverings Colonial New England is no stranger to the use of stone in design and construction, including in kitchens. Choosing a natural

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How Should I Mix and Match Natural Stone Shapes?

August 13, 2018

Mix of Boston Blend Mosaic, Boston Blend Round, Boston Blend Square & Rec, and Boston Blend Ledge Stone Formula: Mix & Match Colors and Shapes to Create a Unique Design

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Stoneyard Donates Thin Veneer Materials for New Vet Center

August 19, 2017

FITCHBURG —Thanks to the generosity of numerous supporters and donors, Monty Tech’s new Veterinary Science Training Center is fast becoming a reality. One such supporter was at the school recently

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Signs

August 13, 2017

Photos of signs made with stone from Stoneyard.

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