DO IT YOURSELF STONE VENEER INSTALLATION
Artificial Stone can be easily applied to any structurally sound surface without any wall ties, footing or structural supports. To install the stone directly to the surface of any clean (unsealed, unpainted or untreated) brick, concrete block, or other masonry surfaces, one requires a handful of simple tools unlike natural stones for which complex tools are required.
PREFAB STONE FIREPLACE INSTALLATION
Available in a wide variety of designs, Prefab Stone Fireplace is an ideal way to add elegance, charm a touch of sophistication to the interior of a house. It is quite easy for a home owner to undertake the Installation of Prefab Stone Fireplace.
STEP I: PREPARE THE BASE FOR INSTALLATION
Remove the existing material using the required tools like crowbar, hammer, etc and prepare a leveled surface to install the stone. If required, take up the necessary repair work.
STEP II: APPLY TAR PAPER
To act as a moisture barrier, install a layer of thick tar paper to the drywall base
STEP III: INSTALL METAL LATH
Locate the studs and mark them. Then install the metal lath to provide support to the wall
STEP IV: APPLY SCRATCH COAT
Follow the instructions provided by the manufacturer of Prefab Stone Fireplace to prepare the mortal mix. Apply mortar to cover the entire lath. To create a rough surface, scratch it before it dries
STEP V: INSTALL THE MANTEL
Mark the desired placement for the mantel one scratch coat dries. Install the mantel using anchors
STEP VI: SET THE STONES
Segregate the corner and flat stones. Apply the mortal mix to the back of the stone and start from the corner. When all the stones are placed, use a jointer to fill the joints and cover the lath with mortar.
Just as our Prefab Stone Fireplace add beauty the interiors of your home, similarly our manufactured Stone Siding Selection allows you to create a unique and attractive look to the exterior of your house. Man Made Stone Siding has provided an affordable way to people to lend an artistic as well as natural appeal to their homes.
All one needs to do is select Stone siding for your house and start the installation process with help from the instructions provided by the manufacturer. Stone Installation process, though easy to carry out but requires the use of various tools which may make home owners not indulge in this activity. Therefore we provide our Stone Installation services for Prefab Stone fireplace, Stone Siding, Stone Veneer, Stone facing, etc.