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The wonderful World of Natural Stone

The wonderful World of Natural Stone.

When starting a new building project from scratch, or even when making changes to your existing home or garden, finding the right products that complement your home and your personal tastes can be difficult –

Using natural stone may be your favourite ally, as there is so much choice at great value available, whether you require hard wearing external paving, building or walling stone, stone masonry or floor tiles, there are many options, choices and variables in natural stone dependant on your project requirements.

There are countless options available from limestone floor tiles to antiqued coping stones, stone cobbles and driveway setts, stone claddings and even reclaimed stone options, –  using our years of knowledge in the stone industry let us help guide you make the right decisions when picking the right products for your job.

Whether you’re looking to lay down a new patio using natural stone paving or you are keen to create a feature wall using some ultra-modern stone claddings, you can do so with versatility and style – and we have a whole host of natural stone ideas that offer more flair than using cheaper concrete or artificial products ever could.  Here are just a few of the natural stone product categories we can offer you for less:

 

Natural Stone Paving

A natural stone pavement patternIf you’re looking for great value and a massive choice then natural stone paving for use in the garden, is literally the go to product to create beautiful patios and living spaces. With an organic, natural look and feel, natural stone paving will help you create walkways and paths that really bring a touch of class to any garden.

Our external paving options cover all pockets, from entry level budget natural stone paving options that are less expensive than buying concrete alternatives, right through incorporating antiqued, semi honed, tumbled, sawn and at the top end heritage finishes natural stone –

Our extensive stocks allow for customers to create styles that can either be uniformed by using pre-packed contractor packs or we can supply single sized tiles which can be laid in coursings –either way creating a unique look that only the highest quality stone can offer.

Natural stone paving is hardy, weathers well and is a proven practical product that is easy for installation. Stone setts, too, make for a perfect partner using alongside our natural stone paving. They work well both as external paving and as an ideal solution for a new driveway and make great looking borders and rumble strips breaking up different areas and providing definition to paving and pathways.

After you have made your decisions on your natural stone paving, we have many options of ready mix pointing compounds, from various manufacturers, we have sourced from our experience and feedback and offer the best options at best value within these product ranges, we offer domestic choices of brush in compounds through to self-compacting resin bonded pointing options that are suitable for town centres and the like. We also offer advice and guidance backed up by market leading chemical manufacturer in our ranges of natural stone sealants and after care cleaners to keep your new applications of natural stone looking great year after year.

 

Interior Stone Flooring

Stone floor interior of a churchNatural stone floor tiles are now an affordable option for each and every home, synonymous with luxury, top end homes, through our years of sourcing quality beautiful floor tiles from around the world we are now able to offer beautiful floors at everyday affordable prices

Using natural stone floor tiles in the home can transform your property, easy to maintain with many options again, popular in kitchens conservatories and the like, many of our products can be used inside and outside,

Popular limestone tiles are also commonly used within bathroom/wet room environments both used as flooring and walling options.

With many options to suit all budgets, many choices in available sizes options from both room set laying packs to different coursed width options and different finishes on stock we really offer the full package,

Again we follow up our quality stone flooring products with expertise in the field of stone tiles and knowledgeable advice can be drawn upon. we offer guidance on applications that require underfloor heating, we offer a great selection of adhesives and grouts from different manufacturers and offer unbiased recommendations dependant on product and setting.

 

Paving Circles + Nautical Star Features

Paving stones in a circleIf you’re looking to create an impressive feature or two from natural stone, then a great option is to use our natural stone paving circles or our natural stone nautical stars, these beautiful paving stone features can help create peaceful spaces within your garden for entertainment and relaxation alike –

The pre-cut stone pieces are packed carefully into a crate and are easily assembled on site, to create a real talking point offering an alternative patio solution.  These are often a great partner to natural stone paving, stone circles and stars are cut from natural stone with the nautical stars comprised from 2 different types of natural sandstone, creating an even more fabulous feature.

With an inexhaustible stone supply, our stone circles and stars are available in a variety of different colours of natural sandstone and at excellent quality and a brilliant price then these are a very popular choice.

 

Driveway Setts and Cobbles

pavement cobbles on a drivewaySetts and cobbles – crafted from natural sandstones and limestones – offer perfect driveway solutions.

A driveway is often one of the first things you see when approaching a home and should look good as well as provide adequate parking for any vehicles, stone cobbles and stone setts will help create a uniform and balanced look that both functions and inspires.

Again we bring beautiful limestones and sandstones from around the world, with choices in sizes, colours, and finishes we really do have options of supply to appeal to all needs and tastes.

Stone setts and cobbles are easy to install and very low maintenance, we also stock specialist pointing mortars in a variety of colours suitable for use in domestic driveways through to town centre commercial traffic pointing mortars.

 

Natural Stone Cladding

Natural Stone wall claddingCladding with stone and brick is very much all the rage, especially in the commercial shopfitting sector. With many UK high street brands opting for natural brick and stone cladding, with this in mind we keep a streamlined, fashionable range of fingerslip cladding stone, the range is comprised from quartzites in a choice of different natural occurring colours, the product itself is a pre-populated board of 3 dimensional stone. arranged horizontally, this stone cladding creates a unique, modern, striking appearance.

With a range of cladding available for businesses, from our contemporary Devonshire Graphite to a more weathered look with Sherwood Green, we have the natural cut stone to help revamp your coffee shop, restaurant or bar with minimal effort and expense.

 

Stone Copings

Stone Wall CopingCoping stones are widely used to cap built walls, whether the wall is stone or brick stone copings are used to cap off water permeable brick or stonework, providing the protection from water ingress that a wall requires. There are many shapes and sizes of coping – and we carry in stock choices within the most popular local shapes and styles, that will accompany and complete any walls or perimeters that you may have around your home and garden.

Valley stone products again carry a great selection of natural stone copings that we have produced for us, many of our copings styles and sizes are unique to us and wherever possible we strive to keep large stocks to be able to supply at the shortest of notice.

 

Masonry

Stone wall masonryHigh quality, affordable masonry at below market prices, we import a range of natural stone lintels, cills and mullions in commonly requested stock sizes, quality products in a choice of natural stone colours and finishes, all our stone masonry is of high specificity with suitable properties.

We can also produce bespoke masonry, with quick lead times and of a high quality finish. Our natural stonework is regularly used in new build properties through to repairs for listed properties.

From naturally sawn stone to shot blasted or honed sandstone, we understand that no two jobs are ever the same – and we therefore provide choices and sizes as standard from stock that will benefit the majority of customers’ homes. However, you need stone cutting to specific size or shape, we will always be only too happy to oblige!

 

Reclaimed Stone

Reclamation of a wallWe are a natural stone specialist, mainly offering new finished products into the building trades, however within our group of companies we have a reclamation yard that works alongside various demolition contractors meaning we have on tap various option of reclaimed stone.

We have on stock within the group, reclaimed building stones from dry stone walling, random and coursed walling stones. We also keep reclaimed stone and granite setts, and of course a great selection of reclaimed stone paving from reclaimed sandstones to yorkstone.

With our extensive knowledge and contacts within the stone industry we really are a great option to try for all your natural stone needs. whether you invest in flagstone floor tiles, stone setts, garden slabs, paving slabs or internal floor tiles, you can always rely upon Valley Stone Products for authentic natural stone to help create the perfect natural look for your home and garden, you need look no further.

 

Here at Valley Stone Products we believe that natural stone can be used to help in both interior and exterior design – from masonry and copings to outdoor stone tiles, if you are interested in bringing your garden or home back to nature, then allow us to help with the first few steps!  For more information on our stock and expertise, simply contact us on 01246 450366 or email via web form at your convenience – and allow us to provide effective and great-looking natural stone that will last for years to come!

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