Cast stone


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cast stone

[′kast ‚stōn]
(materials)
Building stone molded from concrete so that it resembles natural stone.

Cast stone

A mixture of fine stone chips and Portland cement in a matrix. Once cast, it may be ground, polished or otherwise treated to simulate natural stone.

artificial stone

A mixture of stone chips or fragments, usually embedded in a matrix of mortar, cement, or plaster; the surface may be ground, polished, molded, or otherwise treated to simulate stone; variously called art marble, artificial marble, cast stone, marezzo, patent stone, and reconstructed stone.
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The idea behind this project is mainly to introduce Omega's diversity in creating cast stone ornaments.
The company manufactures a highly regarded range of decorative cast stone features that are used in prestigious architectural, private housing and garden projects.
Caption: The cast stone products are made with CalStar's proprietary process that incorporates up to 37 percent recycled content and eliminates the need for portland cement; calcium silicate materials, which require energy-intensive autoclaving; or for kiln-firing, typical of traditional clay brick.
You can't look at a modern housing development without seeing cast stone lintels, sills and plain building blocks.
com an international Building Design, Architectural and Luxury Home Builder, providing high quality design/ build services direct to clients and architects, gleans Excellence Award from Residential Design+Build Magazine, Cast Stone Institute and White River Hardwoods.
The advantage of having a cast stone mantel is that it's very effortless to install and beautify; it's essentially ready for the Holiday seasons," says Omega Mantels' Internet Marketing Specialist, Maria Vinas, "Plus the fact that our cast stone fireplace mantels are customized according to each client's request, you can assure that the mantel you will be receiving fits like a glove.
Cast stone-steps / set and tread b approx 209 cm, about 25 m concrete ashlar-Sockleleiste, approximately 538 m cast stone windowsills.
SoCal Fireplace Mantels is one of the leading manufacturers and distributors of cast stone fireplaces in Southern California.
Designed by celebrated architect Michael Gadaleta of MG New York, Blanca possesses a facade of cast stone and a floating glass entrance canopy.
There have been many prestigious projects successfully completed across the UK, supplying purpose-made aesthetic precast concrete and cast stone units to contracts for the Shetlands in the North to the Channel Islands in the South; Southern Ireland in the West and on our own doorstep in the Tyne/Tees area in the East.
Embraced on south and east by retaining walls of cast stone, it has a brimming outdoor pool and terrace and is edged on the west by a broad walkway planted with bamboo.
design experts launches fresher, bolder designs for cast stone fireplace mantels and kitchen hoods for the North American homeowner.