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General Information on Stone Veneer
Flexible stone veneers have been used in
a number of unique and distinct applications.
Architectural uses include building facades, interior walls, flooring,
columns, shower walls and much more. It is an attractive addition to many
decors due to the products ease of installation and the ability to apply the
product in areas where stone or masonry previously would not have been
Natural Stone veneers have also been used for the manufacturing of
indoor/outdoor planters, custom residential/commercial water features, and
automotive, marine and RV paneling.
For millions of years, layer upon layer
of earths materials have formed various metamorphic rock layers we now
call slate, mica, and sandstone. We also know them as durable stones used
for floors and patios cut only with diamond saws then mortared into place
and usually grouted along the edges. Generally easy to work with, but
quite heavy and improbable in many applications, these solid stones have
been the only practical means of creating that real stone look. Until
Veneer is a lightweight, flexible, colorful and unique stone veneer with
unlimited application possibilities. The introduction of this exciting new
material addresses a large need for a flexible, adaptable, durable and
weather resistant stone veneer.
Green & Sustainable
Design Green with Veneer. Transportation
cost, fuel and space are saved in normal shipping and handling compared to
standard stone or tile products because of its extreme lightweight.
Additional savings in packaging materials are an added benefit when compared
with stone or tile products.
Veneer is also a Sustainable Product by utilizing only what is needed from
the stone quarry. Because of the unique manufacturing process, each sheet
represents just a thin layer of the natural stone.
|A totally new stone veneer for indoors or out.
||10 real stone veneers for wall and other surface
|Lightweight and Green
||Shipped with less cost than traditional stone
||Can be bent to fit tight curves
|Thin Fiberglass protection
||Creates a hard moisture barrier to water and
|Easy cutting and adhesion
||Can be cut with hand sheers for adhesion with a
number of construction grade adhesives
||Most standard stone or wood sealers work well and
|Large sheets save labor
||Saves installation labor by fast lay-up with no
||Easily laminated to other substrate
||Can be post grouted for any standard grout size
||Utilizing only what is needed from a stone quarry