SUPPLIERS OF DAMN FINE STONE
At The Stonemen, we are dedicated to redefining the experience of purchasing stone. Each of our carefully selected products has undergone extensive research, ensuring that they offer a unique touch to your project and cherished asset.
With a foundation built upon 25 years of hands-on industry experience, The Stonemen was established out of a deep passion for our craft. We place a strong emphasis on quality, refusing to stock natural stone that falls short of our own high standards, let alone yours.
We understand the value of relationships. From our collaborations with offshore processors and suppliers to our talented installers, designers, builders, architects, and our diligent supply chain operators who handle the transportation of our delicate cargo, our connections are the cornerstone of our success. You, our esteemed clients, are at the heart of these relationships.
Our commitment to exceptional customer service sets us apart. We assure you that we will provide value-added support, education, suggestions, and a seamless journey as you work with us.
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For inquiries, please contact our office via email at email@example.com or call 0411877146.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What types of natural stone do you offer for flooring and cladding?We offer a diverse range of natural stones including marble, granite, travertine, limestone, and slate, each with its unique characteristics and aesthetic appeal.
How do I choose the right natural stone for my project?We recommend considering factors like the location of installation, intended use, lifestyle, colour preferences, and maintenance requirements. Our experts can provide personalized recommendations based on your specific needs.
How do I maintain and care for natural stone surfaces?Regular cleaning with pH-neutral stone cleaners and the use of a quality sealer are essential for maintaining the beauty and longevity of natural stone surfaces. Avoid using acidic or abrasive cleaners.
Can natural stone be used outdoors for cladding or paving?Absolutely! Many types of natural stone are highly durable and well-suited for outdoor applications. Proper installation and sealing are crucial for longevity.
What is the difference between leathered, honed and polished finishes for natural stone?A Leathered finish is a factory applied destressing of the stone to offer an aged appearance. A honed finish provides a smooth soft matte appearance, while a polished finish is glossy and reflective. The choice depends on the desired aesthetic and functional requirements of the space.
Are natural stone floors and cladding suitable for high-traffic areas?Yes, certain types of natural stone, like porphyry, granite and even some limestones are exceptionally durable and can withstand heavy foot traffic. Proper maintenance will ensure they remain beautiful for years to come.
Can you create custom designs or patterns with natural stone?Absolutely! We offer customization options for intricate designs, mosaics, and patterns. Our skilled craftsmen can bring your unique vision to life.
How do you handle the installation process?We recommend engaging qualified installers. An experienced tradesperson follows a meticulous installation process, which includes proper surface preparation, precise cutting, and expert placement to ensure a seamless and long-lasting finish.
What is the typical lead time for a natural stone project?Lead times can vary based on the scope and complexity of the project. We do carry stock on hand, and our team can provide estimated lead times, encompassing the processing and freighting component of your special order during the consultation phase, keeping you informed at every step.