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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 of 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 is part of it!

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

 

The importance of Faux Stone products.

Posted on July 20, 2012

Transforming a home or space is now easier than ever through the use of mock stone. These faux stone products can add flare and create an intimate ambiance in any given space. A great advantage of faux stone is that these panels are portable and can be installed and uninstalled very easily to change with themes or seasons. Many homeowners are jumping at these new innovative panels to create that natural look of stones or rocks without the headache of installation and labor costs.

Almond stone wall

Faux stone as an exterior option can help revitalize a residence in minutes. These products are durable enough to withstand different climates and temperatures, working as a protector while offering a stylish design. Many contractors and carpenters are fans of these faux stone products because it is very easy to put up and offers a cost efficient alternative to real stones.

Interior design companies have become fans of faux stone over the years. Many companies look at these products as a great tool to dress up an area with. Designers have used these products in all building aspects from residential properties to commercial spaces to business offices. Faux stone can add a unique quality to any setting and can be installed on most applications through the use of screws and adhesives.

Another great advantage of this type of product is that there is a variety of styles and designs to choose from. These products are very Eco-friendly and work as a natural insulator when installed. There is minimal to no preparation needed with faux stone compared to that of real stones that may need backer boards, grouting, or even masonry work.