Articles by Alexis Fisher

Planning for Expansion in Oregon

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Pleased with its growth in the area market, Artisan Surface Design of Portland, OR, has found success by increasing its product line, and it plans to expand its facility and machinery inventory in the near future.
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Focused on Thin Stone Veneer

By Alexis Fisher and Michael Reis
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Backed by two regional aggregate producers, Pinnacle Stone Products, LLC of Parkesburg, PA, has developed an advanced stoneworking operation that is completely devoted to thin stone veneer production.
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Investments Pay off in the Pacific Northwest

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After acquiring Johnson Stone Countertop of Tacoma, WA, in 2007, the company’s owners have worked to make the company a premier shop in the region - handling some of the industry’s more exclusive products.
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High-Tech Equipment Stimulates Company Expansion

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In just six years, The Countertop Place of Wichita, KS, has grown from a manual operation into a completely digital shop.
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Travertine Completes Modern Home Design

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Taking advantage of its panoramic water views, a glass-enclosed Shelter Island, NY, residence was designed with travertine flooring throughout, and the stone also helps to heat the home.
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Stone is a Common Thread for Texas Home

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Stone selections made throughout both the interior and exterior of a private residence in Austin, TX, make it a “one-of-a-kind” living space.
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Focusing on Quality Over Capacity

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Although the machinery and technology inside Infinity Stone Corp.’s facility allows for more than 100 kitchen countertops a month, the company prefers not to reach its production capacity, and instead focuses on quality, custom stonework.
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A Continuous Work Flow Amid the Housing Crisis

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Having witnessed other granite shops go out of business because of the economy, Trish Sumrall, the owner of Monarca Countertops, has set out to become the “recommended” choice for fabrication in the Phoenix area.
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TexaStone Rose Debuts in Civic Design

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The recent construction of the first community function shared government building in the state of Texas, also resulted in the first time use for the material TexaStone Rose limestone in a civic project.
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Teak Sandstone Creates Innovative Office Design

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The Papago Gateway Center - the first mixed-use wet lab building in Tempe, AZ - applied stone in original ways to help support the structure and create landmarks for people who would use the building.
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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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Check out the August issue of Stone World which features content about the MIA/Stone World Summit in Virginia and a sneak peek of TISE East.

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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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