The next four fireplace designs are quite similar. All are standard height, with a circle top firebox, and a central decorative element. The first is the least complex, with definition lines, but no artistic touches other than the scroll keystone. The second example has similar lines and profiles, but has a carved bias relief in […]

These fireplaces are the most complex and detailed designs. The first fireplace design is uncomplicated, but has custom art statuary as columns Next is a popular style of fireplace surrounds, with a curving scroll-like firebox top and many other ornate scrollwork and finely detailed accents. This style takes on a look recalling French architecture and […]

These are a selection of Stone legends projects, all showing elements of Greek Revival architectural style. There are many variations of architecture, each distinct enough and popular enough to have earned the rights to a place in history, a particular period, reflective of those economic times. This could be said of all period architecture, much […]

The amount of stone and the level of detail in a cast stone project varies tremendously. For example, the first clipping shows a light touch on the cast stone. The doubled door and the window surround above accent the colored stucco facade. You could also add sills and/or jack arches to the windows. if you […]

Project Portfolios

We have been posting a few project showcases on our social media pages, and we wanted to post them here as well. Many of our most impressive projects are shown here with selected architectural features broken out to show how the parts and profiles come together. Such as the Belle Fiore Winery Portfolio and many […]

We heard this from a customer from a few years ago, about their satisfaction with the stone we produced for their home. Subject: RE: Mailbox Brady Bid I hope you are doing well. The house is absolutely gorgeous and a lot of the exterior detail was accomplished with your incredible help. I am forever grateful […]

We heard this from a new customer of ours. We have working with them during the early phases of designing this project. From: RJ MACHACEK Subject: Thanks for your help I want to thank you again for helping us cast a vision for the Via Dolorosa. I believe your were key in helping us see […]

The award for excellence in hardscape design was given to Stone Legends for the Cooper Centennial Fountain and Gail O. and R. Gerald Turner Pavillion in the SMU Quadrangle. Thanks to everyone involved, the architect (Robyn Dunn Jacobson & Marilen Mendez at Kevin Sloan Studio) and the mason (Fred Miller / TST Construction Services, LLC) […]

To the staff of Stone Legends: Thank you, each and everyone. I have included this latter as public recognition of my great respect for each of you. At some risk of saying so, I believe our customers are just as fortunate as I am to have the privilege of associating with you. This is much […]

Our GM, keeping up with a former customer. From: Waters, Lee Sent: Thursday, July 19, 2012 9:41 AM To: Richard Carey Subject: RE: Thought of you Hi, Richard, Sam and I having been talking about you a lot lately, so your ears must surely have been burning. We got significant damage during the June 13 […]