Cultured Stone Accent Wall
Many people wonder if it is possible to bring the look of stone into their interior living space. The simple answer is yes you can by adding a cultured stone accent wall. With the versatile nature of manufactured stone it is possible to pretty much bring any look that you wish into your home. Whether it be a brick veneer, or a fieldstone or any other stone texture it is a simple thing to do.
Top 3 Reasons to have Cultured (manufactured) Stone on as an Accent Wall
Before we begin to list the reasons for including cultured stone to your decorating ideas you can see the warmth that it adds to the dining area pictured above. These clients were thrilled with the outcome of their project and have had so many compliments on the richness of the room. We dedicate a great deal of time planning projects with our clients and taking the time to provide them with the best information and options available in order to make their projects turn out exactly the way they envision them. We will come to your house to meet with you and discuss your project in detail so that you will be as informed as possible regarding what look will be best suited for you. We are not satisfied with a project unless you are completely satisfied yourself.
Now back to our top reasons…. It is important to consider the size and surroundings of your home as well as the style of your home. We always recommend picking stone that not only complements your home but looks natural to the area. Enjoy!
#3 Vast assortment of colours and textures to choose from
There are literally countless companies out there that manufacture cultured stone products and each manufacturer has slightly different colours and styles of stone. They all basically produce their product in a similar fashion, however, the particulars of the stone textures and colours vary greatly. It is easy to find the colour and texture that will perfectly suit your style of home and your surroundings. We can even pick up sample boards for your from the various manufacturers in order for you to find the perfect look.
#2 Cultured Stone is maintenance free
Everyone loves the expression “maintenance free” as it implies just that; maintenance free. A cultured stone accent wall is absolutely maintenance free. There is no need to redo the stone every few years like you do with paint. It doesn’t fade and most companies give a 50 year warranty on their product against defect. Provided it is put on as manufacturers suggest, you will have years of enjoyment out of it.
#1 A Cultured Stone Accent wall will increases the value of your home
The look of a cultured stone accent wall is not only timeless but can also help to increase the value of your home. It is a very cost effective way to get more “bang for your buck” . Homeowners perceived a home enhanced with Cultured Stone products to have a 3 percent higher market value. A home with a Cultured Stone facade was considered 8 percent more valuable.