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The Cox Residence Remodel

The Cox Residence Remodel

When the Cox family found themselves wanting to update their fireplace mantel, they knew to turn to DeVinci Cast Stone for help. Out of our many fireplace surround options, the Cox's fell head over heels for a transitional mantel named the Classic. The...

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The Crescent DIY Mantel

The Crescent DIY Mantel

 Can you think of anything more majestic than the moon? It can be many radiant colors, such as a harvest orange as it rises at dusk, a cool, pearlescent blue in the middle of a clear summer’s night, or even a sun-like yellow, when reflecting its daylight...

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DIY Projects Getting Focus From Housing Industry

DIY Projects Getting Focus From Housing Industry

Builders, interior designers, masons, architects, and other companies involved in residential real estate are taking notice of a recent spike in DIY projects. Homeowners are looking for ways to beautify homes in their spare time and remodeling their houses...

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The English Fireplace Style

The English Fireplace Style

Beauty has changed throughout the ages, and at one point we experienced the marvels of the Gothic era. With its flying buttresses, pointed, ribbed vaults, clustered columns, and towering heights of walls and windows, the Gothic style can be recognized...

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How To Uncrate Your New Cast Stone Fireplace Surround

How To Uncrate Your New Cast Stone Fireplace Surround

Purchasing a new cast stone fireplace surround is an exciting experience, but how do you take apart and unload a large custom crate? DeVinci Cast Stone has written some simple tips and guidelines in order to make this process a breeze. Receiving Shipment The utmost...

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Protecting and Cleaning Your Cast Stone Fireplace Mantel

Protecting and Cleaning Your Cast Stone Fireplace Mantel

Regardless of the degree of care exercised during construction, sometimes accidents happen. The protection of your cast stone fireplace mantel are of upmost importance when you are dealing with so many different trades during the construction of a home,...

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Houzz Remodel with DeVinci’s Fireplace Mantel

Houzz Remodel with DeVinci’s Fireplace Mantel

Photo by Outline Interiors - More living room photos Have you heard the news? Houzz has an amazing new video showcasing its idea books, products, and the ease of using the program to create your perfect room. Not only does Houzz provide a simple ‘click and...

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How to Install a Cast Stone Fireplace Mantel

How to Install a Cast Stone Fireplace Mantel

This article explains what is needed to prepare the project site, general fireplace mantel anatomy, tools necessary, and how to install a cast stone fireplace mantel. If you would like to watch a quick video of how to install a cast stone fireplace,...

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