Entries by aronpaul

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Abacus Stone Sales Deliver Yorkstone Paving to California

Abacus Stone Sales were delighted to have supplied our Yorkshire stone paving for a home renovation project in Ojai, California. The Yorkstone flags were shipped to California in November of last year for use creating an outdoor walkway and large patio area. The flagstones are being installed by local stonemasons. Our satisfied customer said: “The Yorkstone […]

Mixing Traditional and Contemporary Garden Design

There’s often a misconception that when it comes to gardens, they either just ‘happen’, growing and evolving as additional plants and furniture are added wherever they fit, or they follow a strict set style, with no room for flexibility. However, some of the best gardens are created when different garden styles are used together, taking […]

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Home Improvement Ideas Using Reclaimed Bricks

Bricks are a popular choice for home building projects; they’re strong, durable and easy to work with, as well as appealing to look at. Reclaimed handmade bricks in particular have a great aged appearance that’s hard to achieve with newer materials. So whether you live in a contemporary new build, or a country cottage, reclaimed bricks could […]

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Save Money On Your New Real Slate Roof

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. If you’re planning work on your roof (whether you’re replacing old tiles, building an extension, maintaining a listed building, or undertaking a barn conversion), you’ll likely […]

Save Money On Your New Real Slate Roof

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. If you’re planning work on your roof (whether you’re replacing old tiles, building an extension, maintaining a listed building, or undertaking a barn conversion), you’ll likely […]

Reclaimed Dry Stone Walling Used In Gabion Baskets

Abacus Stone Sales recently supplied stone to Hobson Porter, the award winning Yorkshire & Lincolnshire based construction firm. The reclaimed dry stone walling was for a project at Norton School, where it was used to fill Gabion baskets and created a modern look that is full of character. Dry stone walling can be used for […]