Cultured Stone Facades

enter The look of stone is a timeless and beautiful way of conveying an image of quality to your home. Now, more then ever, it complements fine architecture in the New England area.  As a masonry Contractor we have been in the forefront of building with stone for many years.  As building costs have gone up and construction methods change, there is a need to create new ways to provide the look and quality of real stone masonry. Two companies have been providing good quality thin veneer stone for use in cultured stone facades in the New England area for over 20 years. The first is Cultured Stone from Owens Corning company, the next is Eldorado Stone Company. Both companies back up there products with excellent warranties.  What’s common to both companies is they both do a fabulous job to create the look and feel of real stone. Everything undergoes a meticulous production process, and is aided by the latest technological innovations.  As a building material, real stone is at least twice the cost of Cultured Stone. Real stone requires large concrete foundations to set it on. On the other hand, Cultured Stone can be used on any wall in the home with out the need of a special foundation.  Cultured Stone is lightweight, versatile and affordable, it opens the way for homeowners, designers, and architects to explore new and creative ideas.

follow url Many of the homes that we have worked on in the New England area have used Cultured Stone to create a visual and tactile appeal that evokes a naturally creativity.  This has resulted in opportunities for architectural design and styles that are unique to each project.  These days homeowners are looking for a natural look, that will add visual impact to their living space. One of best ways to do this is through the classic beauty of stone. The unforgettable look of a stone fireplace creates an environment of warmth and serenity, where family and friends get-together.

here There are Cultured Stones for every taste, from the smooth flow of a River Rock Fireplace to a rugged Cliffstone Wall, that all embody a timelessness that only stone can give.  Cultured stone is a major enhancement to the outside of any home because it looks so natural, Stone Veneer reflects a beauty and value that homeowners want.  Cultured Stone enhancements to your home offer endless creative opportunities, to potentially raise the value of your home.

Let Mark Scanlon Masonry give your home or business instant curb appeal with a Cultured Stone facade. Made from concrete, this simulated stone captures the appearance of real stone down to the last detail. You can choose from a wide array of looks, colors and styles. Cultured Stone cleans up with soapy water and a bristle brush.