Natural Stone Blog

Splitting Stone: The Feather and Wedge Process

August 30, 2018

Here at Connecticut Stone, we love a new challenge whenever an interesting project comes around. Creating a large piece for…

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Natural Stone Countertops

Natural Stone Countertops. Breaking Down Stone Age Misconceptions

August 23, 2018

A natural stone countertop is as unique as an original work of art. Every stone that’s quarried from the earth…

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Processes Behind the Stone

The Processes Behind the Stone: Making the Cut

August 23, 2018

As a building material, natural stone is difficult to surpass for durability, distinguished appearance, and strength. It comes in a…

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Trending Stone Selections for Exterior Fireplaces

July 10, 2018

Designers and architects are doing amazing things with exterior fireplaces. This spring and summer, fireplaces are much more than bricks…

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Bluestone Pavers

July 6, 2018

Bluestone is one of the most popular stone options in New England. It is inexpensive, simple to work with, and it is…

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White Quartz Countertops Complete a Multi-Step Kitchen Renovation

July 6, 2018

Ever since moving into her home years ago, this homeowner has been updating her kitchen step by step. The backsplash…

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Thassos Marble

June 19, 2018

When you picture a pure white, brilliant marble, you are probably picturing Thassos marble. Renowned for its magnificent white color…

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Partner Spotlight: Daniel Divitto with DPD Builders, Ltd.

May 30, 2018

During our recent sit-down with Daniel P. Divitto, the founder and president of DPD Builders, Ltd., we were privileged to gain some insight into this flourishing high-end building company. Located in Bedford Hills, New York, DPD Builders, Ltd. has been helping residents make their dream homes a reality for more than 30 years.

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Soapstone 101: What You Need to Know About Soapstone

May 15, 2018

Soapstone, also known as steatite, is a quarried stone that is softer to the touch, yet extremely pliable and non-porous….

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Granite Stone Uses: From Common to Extraordinary

May 10, 2018

Granite is one of the most popular stone options in commercial and residential designs. It offers incredible durability and a…

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Partner Spotlight: George Pusser With Cornerstone Contracting

April 10, 2018

We recently had the pleasure of sitting down to speak with George Pusser, owner and president of Cornerstone Contracting. This particular…

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Product Spotlight: Thin Porcelain Panels From Connecticut Stone

March 23, 2018

When you wish to achieve a one-of-a-kind, elegant look in any interior space, thin porcelain panels are an excellent option….

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