Classic Travertine for Branch Out Landscape Design

October 16, 2018

Branch Out Landscape Design in Sydney provides landscape design and project management services across a range of projects. Director, Catherine Gard, made the change from a career in optometry to landscape design and has never looked back! We talk to Catherine about some of the beautiful gardens she and her team have created.

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Understanding Stone: 5. How do we select our stone?

September 25, 2018

As importers and suppliers of natural stone our team regularly visits stone quarries throughout the world. But, how do we choose the right block from a quarry, how is it processed and how does that block of stone find its way to our warehouse?

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Ready, set, swim!

September 11, 2018

Pool season is pretty much here. We say ‘bring it on!’. This handy step by step guide, thanks to the Swimming Pool and Spa Association (SPASA), on tips to get your pool looking spectacular and ready for the busy swimming months ahead will get things back into shape. Print it out or save to your notes page on the phone so that it’s forever at your fingertips.

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Design Series: 9. Hygge

August 28, 2018

image credit - decotour

Hygge, pronounced ‘hue-gah’ is a way of life in Denmark. In essence Hygge brings focus to the simple things such as your daily well being and living in the present.

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The Quiet House

August 14, 2018

Designed by MacCormick & Associates Architects and built by FS Hough Builders, The Quiet House in Sydney’s harbourside suburb of Mosman does our Noce Travertine proud.

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Darlinghurst Terrace Transformed

July 31, 2018

Photography by Katherine Lu

Once a traditional and tired terrace, award winning architects, Niven Choi, have transformed it into a versatile, modern-day home suitable for a growing family.

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Living it up

July 24, 2018

Stone & Living Landscapes has recently renewed and revived two Sydney backyards – one in Erskineville and one in Botany – and in the process has added value, improved safety and achieved a touch of contemporary style to both.

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A Natural Fusion

July 3, 2018

The versatility of Classic Travertine is evident throughout this home in Sydney’s north, renovated by FS Hough Builders. As the flooring for the living, kitchen and dining space; the bathroom; the outdoor area and pool coping, Classic Travertine is utilised in its various finishes and provides a timeless elegance throughout.

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Understanding Stone: 4. Cobblestones - thickness matters

June 19, 2018

All cobblestones are not created equal and as with most things in life you get what you pay for! We import quality cobblestones that are 30mm thick to ensure they will be durable enough to withstand heavy vehicle traffic. This additional thickness and the non-slip finish offer peace of mind in outdoor areas such as commercial spaces, paths and driveways.

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Of Cathedral Proportions

June 5, 2018

On a recent project in Sydney’s leafy north shore, Beecraft used Sareen Stone’s stylish Cathedral Limestone for the terrace, the pool area and surrounds.

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