DIY Guide to Stone in the Home
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A DIY Guide to Stone in the Home provides practical information for the homeowner on a wide range of stone projects. The first section guides the reader through types and properties of stone, with guidelines on costing a job, to ensure you select the right type of stone for your project. The second section covers correct installation of the stone floor or feature, using step-by-step photography and giving troubleshooting tips. It explains how to care for and maintain a stone floor, making it a feature of your home for many years to come.
Topics covered include:
- The different types of stone available, and their strengths and weaknesses
- The best place to source stone (UK and overseas)
- How to install not only floors, but also fireplaces and worktops
- How to incorporate underfloor heating