Articles by Jennifer Adams

Indian sandstone connects with Arizona landscape

November 1, 2009
Rainbow Teak sandstone - quarried by TAB India of Jaipur, India - was selected for the exterior design of the Kierland Financial building in Phoenix, AZ, for its warm coloring that blends with the local surroundings.
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Portuguese limestone adds to upscale appeal of renovated mall

October 1, 2009
After more than 50 years, the Bergen Town Center was given a fresh look - complete with limestone floor tile quarried by Dimpomar of Vila Vicosa, Portugal, which runs throughout its public spaces.
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Mass-producing Minnesota granite

October 1, 2009
Although RealStone LLC of Bagley, MN, began as a small stone-cutting operation, today it has flourished into a large manufacturer of building stone products.
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Taking a chance on a “small town” shop

October 1, 2009
Leaving his sporting goods business behind, Rick Klassen collaborated with partner Roy Hughes to open Kootenay Granite Inc. in the remote area of Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada.
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Collaborating to develop a custom limestone shop

September 2, 2009
Relying on diverse experience and know-how, two men joined forces to create French Mill Stone - a high-end limestone fabrication business in Athens, AL.
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Texas limestone creates old ranch-style home

September 1, 2009
Local limestone was a key component in developing a design for a Texas residence that captured the essence of the country hillside.
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A Fresh Concept in Stone Fabrication

August 1, 2009
Using his knowledge and experience gained from investment banking, Jeremy Werthan set out to start Werthan Granite in Nashville, TN, a stone fabrication business based on honesty and high-quality service.
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Quarrier Maintains Optimism in a Volatile Economy

July 2, 2009
In business since 1986, Stone Wholesale, Inc. of Fort Collins, CO, continues its plans for expansion even in the recent financial downturn.
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Stone Contributes to “Old Hollywood” Glamour of USC Film School

July 1, 2009
A wide variety of stone was used for both the exterior and interior designs of the new complex for the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California, which reflects the existing California style of architecture on campus.
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Stone Brings Stature to Raleigh Convention Center

July 1, 2009
With several varieties of stone used extensively for the exterior and interior of the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, NC, the new building has brought beauty and increased business to the city.
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This video will show you step-by-step how to resurface and polish marble flooring from grinding and removing lippage and scratches to achieving a highly reflective polish.

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