They may be carved to precise and uniform dimensions or irregular shapes to add texture and grain to an installation. Early masonry techniques involve the ability to read the stone's surface as well as a steady hand to carve out a block of stone into the desired shape and size. However, more modern techniques use tools like diamond tipped saw blades and programmable liquid media cutters, which are very effective in reducing error and waste.
Stone fireplaces are very good examples of inexpensive stone accents in a home. They are both stylish and functional, especially since dense masonry stone effectively absorbs and radiates warmth even after the flames are out.
If you want this type of stonework accent in your home, do not hesitate to inquire about our services at Pinnacle Stonework. Here, you will find a wide selection of masonry, brickwork, and stonework services available for different residential and commercial projects. Hand Carved Stone Halifax