StoneWorks, Inc. of Hilton Head and Bluffton, SC,
has earned the designation of Marble Institute of America (MIA) Accredited
Natural Stone Fabricator.
BLUFFTON, SC - StoneWorks, Inc. of Hilton Head and
Bluffton, SC, has earned the designation of Marble Institute of America (MIA)
Accredited Natural Stone Fabricator.
To become an Accredited
Natural Stone Fabricator by the MIA, a company must have successfully completed
three phases of application. Phase One is the completion of a lengthy
application that requires the applicant company to provide various documents
and references, which ensure that the company is in compliance with the 10
standards of accreditation as laid out by the MIA Accreditation Commission.
Phase Two requires the company’s qualifying agent (the designated company
representative responsible for filing and maintaining accreditation records for
the applicant company) to pass an extensive exam. The exam tests the
applicant’s knowledge and application of material usage, installation,
fabrication, restoration, care and maintenance, administration, legal/contracts
and jobsite and shop safety. Phase Three is a comprehensive site visit, which
includes a facility review, document review and one or more installation site
StoneWorks is the 35th natural stone fabricator to
have achieved MIA accreditation. “We are incredibly honored to have received
this illustrious designation, which is a direct reflection of the wonderful,
professional staff and high standards at StoneWorks,” said John Baltzegar, III,
owner of StoneWorks.
“StoneWorks, Inc. is now able to
proudly display the accreditation logo, which symbolizes that they are among
the finest in the natural stone industry with respect to craftsmanship, safety
and business practices,” said Garen Distelhorst, Accreditation Manager at the
StoneWorks is a family-owned company established in
1987, supplying natural stone countertops and tile. StoneWorks has two
showrooms in Hilton Head and Bluffton.
information, contact StoneWorks at 843-689-6980 or online at www.hiltonheadstone.com