There are many different advantages of using manufactured stone at your Minnesota home. Not only is it lovely and authentic looking, but it is also a more cost-effective alternative to natural stone. Here are a few other reasons to consider manufactured stone the next time you are renovating the exterior of your home or building a new home.
Aesthetics and Beauty
Manufactured stone is as beautiful as natural stone. You can get manufactured stone that looks like castle rock, fieldstone, brick, ledge stone, split fieldstone and more. It comes in a wide assortment of selections, so it is always easy to find the exact look you want. It is authentic looking, and it will be difficult for anyone to tell that it is manufactured stone.
Affordable and Easy to Install
A more cost-effective stone than natural stone, manufactured stone is both affordable and quite easy to install. Manufactured stone is much lighter than natural stone. All that is required to install it is a structurally sound wall and a specific type of mortar. There is no need to stack heavy stones on top of one another like you have to with natural stone! Thanks to this and the way it is made, manufactured stone is affordable and a great choice to suit just about anyone’s budget.
With natural stone, you are sometimes limited with your selection depending on where your house is located. Shipping natural stone can be incredibly expensive, which just adds to the overall cost of your home improvement or home building project. But manufactured stone is not limited by geography. You can get the look of just about any stone, but you will not have to worry about expensive shipping costs like you would with natural stone. Homeowners, builders and architects can select a great looking stone that will complement the look of the house without needing to be concerned about whether or not that stone is available in their specific location.
These are just a few reasons you should consider manufactured stone for a home renovation project or if you are having a new house built. Contact us today, and we will gladly tell you even more! We can also answer any questions you have as well.
Are you interested in learning more about manufactured stone in Minnesota? Call us at Cascade Stone at 651-774-9657, or you can contact us to get a Free Estimate.