Entries by aronpaul

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Grade A Yorkstone Paving Makeover

Our Grade reclaimed grade A Yorkstone flags are well known not just throughout Yorkshire but through the whole of the UK. Yorkstone is perfect for paving and is used widely throughout London too, in fact, a lot of London and City of London paving is done in Yorkshire stone as its so durable and looks […]

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Royal Chelsea Flower Show Winners

Further to our announcement of Abacus Stone Sales reclaimed and new stone being used in the overall winner at last years Royal Chelsea Flower Show we have been provided with a video to show you how our magnificent Yorkshire stone helped the judges sway to this wild Yorkshire garden. Have a look at the video […]


Using Abacus Stones Grade A Flagstones

We are well known for our grade A flagstones throughout the UK, our Yorkshire stone flags are always of the highest quality and once laid properly will last a lifetime and more. Here at Abacus we believe Yorkshire stone is so unique and beautiful that it will always add value to your property and as a […]


A Guide to the Most Sustainable Building Stone

So, let’s talk about building for a minute. Now, when you’re creating something, you’ve got to look at what makes good material. People often debate what the optimal construction supplies are, and it can cause a lot of problems. You don’t want to use inferior quality materials in your builds because they often lead to […]

Benefits of Using Reclaimed Stone on New Build Projects

New buildings are considered to be a sign of progress. They represent the future and all its potential. This symbolism often means that people will instinctively work with exclusively new materials. However, this is not always the best way to do things. Sometimes, it is more advisable to work with reclaimed stone on your projects. […]

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Yorkshire Stone Cobbles Supplied for Driveway in Huddersfield

We have recently supplied Yorkshire stone cobbles for Sugdens Developments of Huddersfield. Yorkshire stone cobbles are perfect for driveways, as they are hardwearing enough to cope with heavy foot traffic and vehicles, and will last for decades. We source our reclaimed Yorkstone cobbles from streets around the north of England and supply them for a […]

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Supplying Yorkshire Stone for Urban Wilderness project Bloom in York

Abacus stone sales have just supplied some Yorkshire Stone Boulders for Urban Wilderness project Bloom. The Brief was  to find some medium sizes boulders for this urban garden, bringing the moorlands in to the city. Urban Wilderness sent there designer over on the train and we collected him from the station and took him to […]