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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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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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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The greys have it!

May 30, 2018

Interior Design: Stillone Design; Photography credit: Maree Homer 

Two of our favourite greys have just arrived back in the warehouse – Pietra Grey Marble with its bold and darker tones and striking veining and the more subtle and soothing Atlantic Grey Granite.

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The Dizzy Project

May 8, 2018

Outdoor Escape Landscaping lived up to its name and made this gorgeous garden an outdoor escape for their client in Sydney’s north.

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Understanding Stone: 2. Alfresco tiles, pavers & treads

April 10, 2018

Sareen Stone’s range of Alfresco outdoor tiles, pavers and step treads takes life outside. As the name suggests, it epitomizes everything that is the outdoors.

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Understanding Stone: 1. Tumbled Stone

March 20, 2018

At Sareen Stone our team has more than 80 years combined experience in the stone industry. As a result, we felt we could share with you their knowledge and expertise. This week we begin our first blog in a series, ‘Understanding Stone’ and explain the what, how, where and why of tumbled stone.

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Natural Stone a Showstopper Inside and Out

March 13, 2018

Architect Maddalena Vienna of Vienna Design, recently completed the beautiful interior design of a home in Sydney’s Darlinghurst, cleverly incorporating an exterior feature wall of Noce Travertine French Pattern tiles directly off the dining area, and selected Carrara Bianco C Marble and Silver Ocean Marble to use in the bathrooms.

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Classic Travertine for Matcham House

February 27, 2018

This week we take a virtual visit to Matcham House, designed by Michael and Beth of zias building design. We decided to also take the opportunity to ask Beth a few questions about zias building design’s philosophy and what they love most about what they do.

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Design Series 6: French Provincial

February 13, 2018

Lavish, luxe and loved. Three words to describe French provincial style which originated in the 1700’s. Originating as the style of the wealthy, think French country manor, it was emulated by the not so wealthy. The result is where the luxe and ornate intersects with organic, rustic charm.

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Lavarosa Limestone for Putney Project

January 30, 2018

This week on the blog we interview Landscape Designer and Horticulturist Judy Dolin of South House Gardens.

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Noce Travertine Tumbled

January 16, 2018

Sareen Stone’s Noce Travertine Tumbled  has walnut tones that offer an alternative to the lighter Classic Travertine. The slightly deeper tones provide a richness in colour and adds warmth to a space.

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Taking Limestone Outside

November 14, 2017

Tavira Alfresco Limestone, as the name suggests, is Sareen Stone’s newest limestone for outdoors. With neutral tones, reminiscent of the sandy shoreline, Tavira Alfresco Limestone will complement your choice of colour in outdoor furniture, soft furnishings and accessories.

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Design Series: 2. Hamptons Style

August 2, 2017

Image credit: Beechwood Homes NY

Escape to the Hamptons, Long Island, New York where cool, sophisticated beach style is common place.

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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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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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A Smoother Feel for Granite

March 8, 2017

Granite tiles and pavers continue to be the darlings of the outdoor flooring arena and with this in mind, Sareen Stone has added a new product to the mix. Meet Silhouette Grey Granite Alfresco!
 

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Commercial Projects Part 3: Resort Style

November 21, 2016

Natural stone is right at home in resort style designs. As wall cladding it adds texture, as flooring it offers softness underfoot and outdoors it creates a practical yet beautiful space for family or guests. This week we revisit 3 stunning resorts and show how they have incorporated natural stone within each property.
 

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That Outdoor Room!

September 19, 2016

Now that we’ve turned the corner into Spring here in Australia for most that means planning to spend much more time outdoors. In fact, outdoor rooms are the new must have! Think outdoor kitchen, outdoor fireplace and of course the outdoor lounge & dining area. Ultimately this translates to a well-designed and beautifully finished outdoor space is a must have whether you’re building, renovating or simply updating! From stately and regal to casual and informal, whatever your design aspirations are for your outdoors, natural stone can help you achieve the look you’re after.

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