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5 Reasons Custom-Ordered Stone Makes Good Business Sense
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5 Reasons Custom-Ordered Stone Makes Good Business Sense

The home improvement industry is highly competitive, whether you're a landscape contractor, designer, architect, mason or homebuilder. To attract and sign new clients, you need to offer them a design that matches their dream for their home; a promise of quality backed up by your reputation ...

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Aggregate Estimating Made Easy
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Aggregate Estimating Made Easy

In our last post , we discussed how to estimate armourstone, building stone, wall stone and flagstone. This time we’ll look at how easy it is to estimate quantities of decorative aggregates, construction aggregates and brick sand. In landscaping, when we talk about a yard of gravel or a ...

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Natural Stone Estimating Made Easy
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Natural Stone Estimating Made Easy

People love natural stone for its beauty, durability and… well, its natural-ness. Every piece of stone is unique, which is great for the finished appearance but can make determining your material needs tricky. Estimating natural stone shouldn’t be the hardest part of your day. ...

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