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Stone Mason
What does a stone mason do? A stone mason cuts and prepares stone to build or repair stone structures and surfaces. This includes structures and surfaces in domestic homes and historical buildings,...
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What is Composite Quartz?

Silestone (Cemento Spa) Kitchen Worktop (3) man-made quartz
Quartz is the most abundant mineral on Earth, and it’s also one of the hardest. Over 60 years ago early manufacturers of composite or man-made quartz saw its potential as a hardy surface material, ...
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Everything you need to know before building a stone staircase

Stone Staircase
Why should you have a stone staircase in your home?  Imagine a house with a stone staircase. It’s probably a pretty nice house, but whilst they continue to be popular in larger homes, they are beco...
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5 considerations you need to make before restoring your listed stone property

Listed Stone Property
An introduction to listed stone properties and grades Since the pandemic, the housing market has seen growth like never before. New houses are not being constructed quickly enough, and prices are g...
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Building Blocks of Britain: Bath Stone vs Portland Stone

Portland Stone Buckingham Palace - Bath Stone
In Britain, one of our most treasured natural resources is a collection of limestones renowned for their architectural benefits. Two of the most popular are quarried in England’s Western Peninsula,...
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5 things you need to know before installing a stone swimming pool

Stone Swimming Pool
Live the life of luxury with a stone swimming pool at home If you have decided not to take a holiday abroad for the last 2 years, we are sure you will be missing the stone swimming pool just as &he...
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Why should you consider memorial restoration in 2022?

Memorial Restoration
The importance of memorial restoration A memorial is a statue or structure that is put in place to remind people of a past event, a historic place or a person/group who need commemorating. Featured...
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No matter the size of your bathroom you can create a bathroom retreat.

Bathrooms Home Image - bathroom retreat
No matter the size of your bathroom, you deserve a retreat, a space to wash away your worries or refresh for the day ahead. If your bathrooms on the small size it’s the perfect opportunity to lean ...
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The importance of working with a trusted stonemason on your church restoration

Trusted stonemason
Coulon Stone are your trusted stonemason for all church projects Temples, churches and other religious structures are places of pilgrimage for most people. They are also a source of great inspirati...
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Officially A Low Carbon Workspace

Low Carbon Workspace
As an independent, local business it has never been more important to take steps to reduce our carbon admissions, to both safeguard our planet and our business. That’s why just five months ago we t...
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