Stone and Salt Water Pools

June 28, 2017

Salt water pools are the pool of choice in Australia. When it comes to protecting your pool, natural stone pool coping and surrounds such as sandstone, granite, limestone or travertine are both beautiful and functional. However, care needs to be taken for your stone pool surrounds of a saltwater pool as stone is porous and salt is a corrosive agent that can be particularly damaging if it penetrates the stone.

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Vision Realised at Sangoma Retreat

June 21, 2017

Image credit: Hamilton Lund photographer

Spicer’s Sangoma Retreat has had a makeover courtesy of the Retreat’s original architect, Barbara Tarnawski of BT Architects  in collaboration with the Spicer’s design team.

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Fanned Cobbles – The Devil’s in the Detail

June 14, 2017

Image: Fanned Charcoal Grey Granite Cobblestones

Driveways, pathways and outdoor spaces using fanned cobblestones are not for the faint hearted. Generally, when it comes to installing fanned cobbles they are a more complex design where the devil’s in the detail!

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5 Ways to Use Stone Wall Cladding

June 7, 2017

Main project image: Brooke Aitken Design using Cotswold Wall Cladding

Sareen Stone’s range of wall cladding is vast. Whether you prefer the finer random pieces that is the Cotswold or the more chunky, bold blocks that is Summit Wall Cladding there is something to suit everyone’s taste.

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Meet the Team: Gary Bazzana

May 31, 2017

This week we introduce Sareen Stone’s Outdoor Specialist, Gary Bazzana who has worked with us at Sareen Stone for more than 8 years.

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Our Top 5 Porcelains for 2017

May 24, 2017

If the budget doesn’t stretch to natural stone, then an alternative may be our quality range of porcelain and porcelain lookalike tiles.

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From Concept to Completion

May 17, 2017

This beautiful family swimming pool, located in the Hills District in northern Sydney, is a perfect example of how a project can take the client through the building process from concept to completion.

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Italian Village Passion

May 10, 2017

Replicating a 200-year-old Italian Village as a project is bound to take passion, ambition and vision. In Australia, some 14,000 kilometres from Italy, it also takes a fair bit of planning and sourcing of exactly the right products to realise that essence of Italian architecture and style.

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Keeping It Local

April 26, 2017

For over 34 years, Gary Dibley of Creative Renovations, has been trusted for his craftsmanship and attention to detail by a loyal following on Sydney’s North Shore, Sydney’s Eastern and Northern suburbs. This has allowed him to work in some amazing locations on some impressive properties, while keeping it local.

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The High Life for Cotswold Wall Cladding

April 19, 2017

Sean Malone from Terraset and the Sydney Stone Company tackled this difficult sloping block with amazing results. Sareen Stone’s Cotswold Wall Cladding was used on fencing from the front of the home through to the retaining walls and tiered garden beds on the steep block at the rear of the property that has stunning views of the harbour on Sydney’s north shore.

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