Antico Elements Blog

Willing To Redesign Your Garden Wall? Try Alpi Stone wall

Posted on August 11, 2012

Today we would like to illustrate a beautiful and realistic product that has been on top of your sales lately: the realistic Alpi stone wall replica.

We see our clients being every day more satisfied with their choice of going with artificial stone when remodeling a project. They say the time they save for installation is unbelievable and also how the house or the outside of it can radically change from one day to another.

Take a look at this exterior design project and see how the garden acquires a completely different look once the installation of faux stone siding has been done.

faux stone siding

You can notice that the trendy new Alpi almond design gives a fresh and modern look to the garden wall, the stone looks real as Antico Elements works with only Made In USA high-quality material and the rock is actually molded from the real one and hand-painted to make sure that the final product meets all client expectation for a product that is realistic and beautiful.

Another good aspect of Antico Elements is that also complements like columns and corners are offered to you so that you can really install the stone on any kind of surface. Also because the product itself is very flexible and easy to cut.

We are satisfied when we can make our clients happy and for further questions and info don’t hesitate to contact us. Our team will be happy to assist you!

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The Versatility Of Faux Stone Panels.

Posted on August 11, 2012

We would like to bring your attention to this project we recently finished and focus on the versatility of our products.

As we mentioned in our previous blogs the items Antico Elements provides are versatile and can be used for many and different spaces. They can be used in: Inside and outside homes of all sizes and styles, in restaurants, Bars, Boutiques, Offices, Bathrooms, Kitchens, Living rooms below the siding, Landscaping, Pool and spa surrounds. Stone Fireplaces and many other areas.

The attention goes on this picture that shows the finished project of a clothing store and shows how these stone panels can be an outstanding additional element to a business or to your own house.

Storefront with charcoal stone

A welcoming stone wall placed at the entrance of a clothing store adds a stylish and cozy vibe to the shop itself. Because of the stone looking real the energy of the space where the stone has been installed is positive and romantic.

What is better than shopping at a place that gives you comfort and makes you feel welcome?

Again we are always careful of providing a great service and assistance to our clients so please contact us to give us feedback or to inquire further information.

Antico Elements Faux Stone Panel noir

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Why Use Our Faux Stone?

Posted on August 7, 2012

If you decide to remodel your house using stone, have you never thought of using an artificial one?

We can’t deny the beauty of real stone and the positive energy that it brings to the house. But not all of us have the time and can afford the cost of real stone. Not to talk about the fact that a carpenter would need to be hired to complete the project and the time that you would need to spend in cleaning the mess and maintain the stone in order for them not to deteriorate with time.

When using faux stone, all of these issues don’t exist.

Antico Elements provides you a wide range of panels that are affordable, easy to install and maintain. There is no need for cleaning and maintain the stone because it lasts forever unless you decide to change it!

Antico Stone

Antico Stone

To finish a project using Antico Elements faux stone it will only take few hours of your own time, and let’s be honest, the satisfaction of doing it yourself and see it happening is much bigger than seeing someone else doing it for you. You can decide how to cut and combine the panels, they are light and very flexible, so they adapt to any kind of surface.

So you can change the way that your house looks by yourself and do it how you feel it right!

Think Outside The Box: Stone Veneer Panels Can Help You.

Posted on August 6, 2012

When remodeling your house there are no rules. You have to do what your instinct tells you to do. It's very important to stay open-minded and creative when giving birth to a new space.

Think outside the box, what feels good to you not necessarily meets other people’s taste. But your house, office, the bedroom is where you spend a big percentage of your time and if it doesn’t feel good to you then you need to take few steps and make it the best place possible!

We are all busy doing something else while life is happening, and that is why we wake up one day, needing to change something around. And surely when choosing to remodel a house, a big wave of fresh air is on its way.

Antico Elements is here to show you how to redecorate a new space with elegance and charm, yet at a convenient price and time. Using affordable stone veneer panels ideas, your house or office can radically change and upgrade in a short time.

Take a look at the "before and after" of this remodeling project using our panels of stone veneer.


Installation took only a few hours and the place looks completely new and different.

Our clients are very happy with the stone veneer panels and they are thinking of remodeling other parts of their house.

When it's time to install them you are not left alone. We have an extensive list of Installation Pages and our list of Instructional Videos is constantly growing.

So, keep your mind open and think outside the box.

Choosing Faux Stone To Remodel A Space

Posted on August 6, 2012

When remodeling a house or a working space, it is very important to take into consideration two main concepts:

How much time does it take?

How much does it cost?

When choosing  Antico Elements' faux rock and stone panels you automatically chose to incorporate into your design project a convenient and realistic item.

The stone looks real and installation takes little time. You can do it yourself so no need to hire a company that does the work for you.

Here are some of the most popular stone colors, Alpi Sand, Almond, and Sienna:

Alpi Sand Sample

Alpi Sand Sample

Alpi Almond Sample

Alpi Almond Sample

Stones are molded on real rocks and are hand-painted one by one. They do look real! Our clients are very surprised when they touch them and feel it is not real stone!

So it only takes a few hours of your own time, and a project like this won’t cost more than $600.

The customer above was so pleasantly surprised by his purchase of the Alpi Noir that he decided to order more products.

Choosing Antico faux stone to remodel a space in a beautiful and affordable way to improve your interior or exterior design.

Don’t hesitate to give us a call for further information. We will be happy to assist you.

Vacation at home : faux walls.

Posted on August 3, 2012

So now, in summertime we are all getting ready for vacations spending some quality time at the beach, resorts and spas, intertwining with nature and with ourselves.

Surely we all deserve a break and some peace after working for the whole year.

But how about keeping that sense of calm and peace at your own house. How?

Remodeling your house after coming back from vacation time could be a way for you to feel your vacation has extended at your own house!

Wouldn’t if feel good coming back from work and find a falling rain faux wall welcoming you?

You can close your eyes and just relax to the sound of the rain falling into the rocks. Few moments to just breathe and be present.  You don’t have to go anywhere else but this can happen at your house with the installation of artificial panels.

Antico Elements has an extended range of products that fit each and every taste. Imitations stones are molded on real rocks and they are painted by hand to make sure that you get a real feel when being around them.

It’s not that hard! You can easily do it yourself in few hours! Antico Elements customer representatives will be happy to guide you through the selection and installation of your products providing you an expert opinion on your remodeling sure, making sure that your choice of panels match the style of your house or work place.

So what are you waiting for? Don’t you want extend your vacation at your house?

We are a phone call away!

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Faux stone, as beautiful as more convenient!

Posted on August 3, 2012

So many times we have had to decide on what type of stone to use for a remodeling project! We surely are flattered by the beauty and classic look or real stone applied, for example, to a fireplace. A touch of romanticism and natural feel.

But have you thought how convenient the installation of real rocks would be for you?

1-     expensive

2-     installation takes a long time

3-     after the work has been done, the cleaning work starts

4-     you need to maintain the rocks using special products and cleaning techniques

So have you never thought about using faux stone instead of real one? Antico Elements can offer you the solution you might need when redesigning a decorative scheme.

Lots of advantages are brought to you at the moment you choose to incorporate artificial stone into your remodeling project.

1-     very convenient

2-     installation can be done in a few hours

3-     no need to hire a carpenter or clean after the work has been done

4-     no need for maintenance. The stone lasts forever!

You can have your imagination working and accommodate in a new and comfortable space where you can be creative or where you can just relax.

They say life is too short to not enjoy it! Please your eyes and your senses are part of it!

Antico Elements will help you choose how to make your house a better place for you to be!