The Abacus Stone Sales Blog

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Building Stone Delivered at Short Notice for Home Renovation Project

Building Stone Delivered at Short Notice for Home Renovation Project

Published on 16th October 2017

We recently supplied our building stone to a customer who needed to change the stone she was using for her new extension at short notice.

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Save Money On Your New Real Slate Roof

Save Money On Your New Real Slate Roof

Published on 6th October 2017

We’re pleased to announce we now have a new range of Indian roof slates available, and to kick off the new product, we’ll help you save money on your new roof.

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5 Inspiring Uses of Dry Stone Walls in the Garden

5 Inspiring Uses of Dry Stone Walls in the Garden

Published on 20th September 2017

Dry stone walls are a classic feature of any garden design. They’re durable, wildlife friendly, and a natural fit in any style of garden. So whether you live in a country cottage or a contemporary, minimalist home, using a stone wall can transform your space.

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Reclaimed Dry Stone Walling Used In Gabion Baskets

Reclaimed Dry Stone Walling Used In Gabion Baskets

Published on 12th July 2017

Abacus Stone Sales recently supplied stone to Hobson Porter, the award winning Yorkshire & Lincolnshire based construction firm.

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 Jebson Construction Development Project

Jebson Construction Development Project

Published on 29th June 2017

Abacus Stone Sales supplied reclaimed punch face walling, quoins, flagstones and dry stone walling to this Jebson Construction project.

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 500 Years of Covent Garden, Chelsea Flower Show

500 Years of Covent Garden, Chelsea Flower Show

Published on 22nd June 2017

Abacus Stone Sales supplied a range of reclaimed Yorkshire Stone to this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show. The stone supplied featured in a show garden called 500 Years of Covent Garden, created by JPH Landscapes based in Sheffield.

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Norway Courtyard Project

Norway Courtyard Project

Published on 19th June 2017

Abacus Stone Sales regularly supply a range of stone to many destinations across the UK, Europe and rest of the world. With significant experience in fulfilling export orders, we are always ready to send orders overseas

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Upper Cumberworth, Dry Stone Walling

Upper Cumberworth, Dry Stone Walling

Published on 12th June 2017


Abacus Stone Sales supplied reclaimed dry stone walling for a project in Upper Cumberworth, near Huddersfield.

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 Welcome to Yorkshire Garden, Chelsea Flower Show

Welcome to Yorkshire Garden, Chelsea Flower Show

Published on 30th May 2017

Abacus Stone Sales have been involved in supplying stone to RHS Chelsea Flower Show gardens since 2012 and continued in 2017 by providing materials for the Welcome to Yorkshire Show Garden, designed by Tracy Foster and created by Landform Consultants.

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Abacus supplies Yorkstone to Forbidden Corner, Tupgill Park Estate

Abacus supplies Yorkstone to Forbidden Corner, Tupgill Park Estate

Published on 12th May 2017

Abacus Stone Sales were delighted to supply the Yorkstone used for a function room at the Forbidden Corner tourist attraction and Saddle Room restaurant on the Tupgill Park Estate in North Yorkshire.

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