Cast stone

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cast stone

[′kast ‚stōn]
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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Integral sink basins are typically made of solid surfacing or cultured stone, and any damage to the sink will mean replacing the entire unit.
Cultured stone has more in common with stucco than with stone.
Cultured stone used: 25,000 square feet in 2003, 22,000 square feet in 2004 and already 13,000 square feet this year
Industry Ads and Product Lines Textured tile; vitreous china pedestal or wall-mounted sinks, cultured stone sinks and backsplashes; claw-foot cast-iron bathtubs; pewter, silver, nickel and bronze finishes and a huge selection of easily incorporated fixture styles; also, luxury amenities such as mirror defoggers, towel heaters, digital scales, pressure-boost flush, electrically heated toilet seats and radiant floor heat, whirlpools, hydromassage, personal hygiene systems, quieter fans
Other inspiring design features include the use of heavy timbers and cultured stone inside and out, and the extensive use of high beadboard wainscoting, which enhances the homestead theme while providing wall protection.
Culture Brick Installation Instructions (Web site search terms: cultured stone products), Napa, CA: Author, 1996.
The industry has evolved in manufacturing techniques and types of product,'' says Bob Heath, vice president of Marketing for Cultured Stone, a division of Owens-Corning and one of the largest makers of manufactured stone.
A particularly in-demand remodeling project is replacing leaky tile showers in older Florida homes with solid cultured stone shower enclosures that offer a much more elegant look and easier maintenance.
In the latter product category, it unites the Cultured Stone and Eldorado Stone brands.
each pillar shall have a cultured stone face finish and a stone cap.
With an inventory that includes LEED-accredited products such as manufactured stone veneer and cultured stone veneers, ProCoat Systems can ensure that the energy demands of your property are kept to a minimum and include a composition that is at least 54% recycled materials.
To dress up the sides of the bridge, he set cultured stone into the wet concrete.