Stone & Slate

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How to Repair a Scratched Slate Table

A slate table is susceptible to scratches due to direct contact and pressure with objects. You can repair

How to Make Slate Table Mats

Slate table mats are a unique innovation for your modern table setting. Table mats are one of the important

How to Build a Slate Table Top

A slate table top can last for a long time as compared to its wooden counterpart. It also makes your

How to Care for Your Slate Table Top

A slate table top is considered by many to be one of the most attractive of all table top materials.

How to Build an Outdoor Slate Wall

Slate wall is a widely used item for interior and exterior designing primarily because of it's qualities

How to Repair an Outdoor Slate Wall

An outdoor slate wall, exposed to many environmental factors, can get damaged over time. One of the main

How to Edge Slate Wall Tiles

By edging slate wall tiles, you can achieve the perfect look that you want for your home. Slate wall

Repairing Damaged Slate on a Slate Wall Fountain

Not all damage on a slate wall fountain is reparable. A homeowner should assess the condition of the

5 Gravel Yard Maintenance Tips

A gravel yard can make a nice addition to your home. Gravel consists of a variety of small rocks that

How to Apply Slate Sealer

Slate sealer should be applied to slate tiles either on floors or walls to prevent cracking and other

How to Harden Pea Gravel

A pea gravel path always looks attractive in a garden. The problem, however, is that it won’t keep

How to Maintain Stone Patios

Many people say that maintaining stone patios is less difficult than maintaining decks. However, you

What are the benefits of using slate pavers?

There are several benefits of using slate pavers in your home garden. Laying the slate pavers is a better

How to Seal Flagstone Pavers

A patio made from flagstone pavers is a very sought after look because a flagstone patio is beautiful

Flagstone Paver Installation Tips

Installing a flagstone paver patio takes some practice to do correctly but the job itself is not all

Do slate pavers fade in the sun?

Slate pavers can be used in the sun or shade as the sun does not actually fade them. Slate pavers come

How to Seal Cantera Stone Tile

Cantera stone is a very popular type of material for your floor both inside and outside the home. Cantera

How to Seal Sandstone Pavers

Sandstone pavers are very porous in nature, which makes them very easy to stain and difficult to seal.

How to Build a Stone Bench for Your Patio

A stone bench can add an aura of sophistication and permanency to your patio. Exceptionally durable and

How to Replace Stone Bench Tops

Solid stone bench tops are more expensive than wood bench tops. You can install top quality solid granite,

How to Install Paver Stones over a Column

A basic column on your house can easily be covered up by installing paver stones, which will effectively

How to Repair Chipped Pebble Paving

Pebble paving is very common these days. You must have seen this across many swimming pools, entries

Are cobblestone or concrete walkways more durable?

While cobblestone is very strong, especially when mortared into place, concrete walkways are more durable.

How to Replace Stepping Stones in a Garden Path

Replacing stepping stones in your garden requires a few basic steps. Keep in mind that once replaced,

How to Edge a Stone Walkway

A stone walkway not only augments the beauty of the outdoor section of the house, it also provides a

How to Remove a Gravel Path

If you want to take up a gravel path, perhaps to relay it or to allow grass to grow, then you may be

Sandstone Paver Patio: Cleaning Tips

Keep in mind these tips for sandstone paver patio cleaning, to minimize erosion and discoloration of

Cobblestone Paver Patio Maintenance Tips

Routine cobblestone paver patio maintenance will help extend the life and beauty of your patio. Follow

Slate

Slate is a type of stone which is fine grained and highly resistant to rain, snow and sun. What is Slate

What is Basalt Used for?

Basalt is a volcanic rock that is the most common. It is a fine-grained substance with varying shades

6 Best Uses for Pebble Tiles

Pebble tiles look amazing and work very well in different rooms. Pebble tiles can be used in a number

Cultured Stone: 4 Projects

Cultured stone, also known as manufactured stone, is one of the most versatile building materials to

How to Install a Limestone Fireplace Mantel

It’s not too easy to install a limestone fireplace mantel without professional help, but is not

Types of Exterior Stone Siding

Stone siding is pricey, but it's durable and good looking.

How to Cut Limestone Slabs

Limestone slabs are one of the hardest materials used to construct homes and buildings.

How to Waterproof a Cobblestone Wall

A cobblestone wall can add character to your home.