Articles by Jennifer Adams

A model business for slab fabrication

November 18, 2006
After running a successful slab fabrication operation in Sacramento, CA, for nearly four years, the owners of US Granite decided to open a second shop in Reno, NV, to further expand its production capacity
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An outdoor expression in stone

November 18, 2006
Stone architecture was implemented in the design of the Segundo Dining Commons plaza on the campus of the University of California at Davis to dress up the area and provide an inviting place for students to gather and socialize
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Marketing to an elite beach community

November 18, 2006
Artisan Marble and Tile Inc. of Kill Devil Hills, NC, recently upgraded its fabrication shop with state-of-the-art machinery to become a leading producer of upscale residential kitchens
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Indiana limestone unifies medical campus

October 15, 2006
An extensive renovation and expansion of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center
- Louis J. Stokes Medical Center in Cleveland, OH, prominently features Indiana limestone in a range of exterior and interior applications
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Finding a niche in prefabricated countertops

October 12, 2006
With a large facility in Richmond, VA, and another site being launched soon in Mobile, AL, River City Granite has capitalized on a specialty market
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Fueled by a passion for stone

September 1, 2006
With a love for stone and more than 30 years of experience in the kitchen and bath design business, the owner of House of Stone in Monroe, NY, opened up shop to produce quality high-end work.
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Finding a niche in exotic stone

September 1, 2006
In less than a decade, Stone Age Tile of Anaheim, CA, has built a successful stone fabrication business by supplying unique material to the residential market
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Commercial and Institutional Architecture: German limestone complements Duke University tradition

September 1, 2006
Departing from Duke University's traditional “Duke Stone” architecture, Rubenstein Hall blends elegantly into its surroundings with a more contemporary limestone facade
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Commercial and Institutional Architecture: Indian granite unites local community

September 1, 2006
Indian Absolute Black granite - quarried in India and supplied by Hindustan Granites of Hauppauge, NY - was an integral part of the design of the Bronxdale Community Center in Bronx, NY
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Focus on Indian Stone: Indian heritage reflected in a modern context

August 1, 2006
Traditional Indian limestone - as well as a variety of other stone - was chosen for the design of the Jain Center in Buena Park, CA, to create a cultural gathering place that honors the architecture of temples in India
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The Stone Fashion Show at Marmomacc in Verona

As usual, stone suppliers from Italy and around the world relied on the Marmomacc fair to showcase some of the latest stone materials to the international marketplace. The following is a look at just some of the stone materials on display in Verona.

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Stone World July 2014 cover

July 2014

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2014 Summer

Check out articles about the Windy Creek Casino renovation,the El Alear Condominium complex in San Pedro Garza Garcia, and a Coverings product review.

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How to Polish & Restore Marble Flooring

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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