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Garden Party

Recently at Materials Marketing, we celebrated the grand opening of our new Garden Showroom. Showcasing what our capabilities are at MML, the event was a wonderful opportunity to connect with some of our local designers, clients, and colleagues. Live music, BBQ from Smoke Shack, and libations were an exceptional way to celebrate the end of [...]

June 1st, 2016|Categories: Architectural Stone, Landscaping Stone, Landscaping Trends|Comments Off on Garden Party

Swimming Pool Tiles: Exterior and Interior

A swimming pool at home creates an additional gathering place for family and friends, adds an inviting and beautiful feature to the landscape (or interior), and offers a private area to relax, unwind or get some exercise. Regardless of the climate, it is about lifestyle. The color values and shapes now available in architectural stone [...]

November 21st, 2012|Categories: Architectural Stone, Landscaping Stone, Natural Stone Flooring|Comments Off on Swimming Pool Tiles: Exterior and Interior

Fountain Designs: Creative Ideas & Materials

The trickle of water, a bit of focused lighting and an array of colors all contribute when designing and creating a stone and tile water fountain. This architectural element in a home’s interior or exterior creates a focal point while providing a basic serenity intrinsic to the human condition. The styles and materials traverse a [...]

October 16th, 2012|Categories: Landscaping Stone|Comments Off on Fountain Designs: Creative Ideas & Materials

Deck & Patio Considerations with Architectural Stone

Architectural Stone The following are a few things you may want to consider with Architectural Stone in the production of your deck and/or patio. This is largely based on current trends that I’ve noticed in home design and construction. Two of MML’s travertines, Primavera and Latte, have proven most popular recently in the design and [...]

July 18th, 2012|Categories: Landscaping Stone, Natural Stone Flooring|Comments Off on Deck & Patio Considerations with Architectural Stone

Quality Stone Veneer – Part 2

In the first of this 2-part series regarding stone veneer, I introduced the importance of choosing the right materials and application processes for your specific project demands. We also addressed color, material composition and product longevity. Now we will dive a little deeper into the topic to discover more materials, options and project considerations for [...]

July 12th, 2012|Categories: Architectural Stone, Landscaping Stone|Comments Off on Quality Stone Veneer – Part 2