Women in stone united

In 2014, an excited group of women met at a gathering during Coverings, which was sponsored by Polycor, to officially launch Women in Stone (WIS). “Women in Stone’s mission is to recruit, retain and advance women in the natural stone industry,” says Sarah B Gregg, Women in Stone administrator.
Women in stone united
Women in stone united
Source: Kitchen News

Preserving stonework of an institution

Founded on July 1, 1887, as the result of a bequest by Chicago businessman Walter L. Newberry, the Newberry Library has a long history. In an effort to revitalize the building’s beautiful stone architecture and update its layout to be more visitor friendly, a two-year restoration and renovation project was recently completed.
Preserving stonework of an institution
Preserving stonework of an institution
Source: Kitchen News

Team Fundraiser: Support for Stone World TN Employees

A fast-moving storm cut across Middle Tennessee, dropping tornadoes that roared up to 165 mph. The disaster took 25 lives and destroyed structures across four counties. Among the devastation, Stone World TN’s business was wiped out in minutes. Please consider sending your support for those employees no longer capable of supporting their families during this tragic time.
Team Fundraiser: Support for Stone World TN Employees
Team Fundraiser: Support for Stone World TN Employees
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Fast Food: Quick-Growing Autumn Vegies and Herbs to Plant Now (10 photos)

It’s getting harder and more expensive to shop for fresh produce, so what better time to start your own edible garden? Here are some autumn-loving vegetables and herbs to plant now, which you should be able to get on the table in just a few weeks time – plus a few tips for planting success.


Fast Food: Quick-Growing Autumn Vegies and Herbs to Plant Now (10 photos)
Fast Food: Quick-Growing Autumn Vegies and Herbs to Plant Now (10 photos)
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11 Essential Inclusions for a Senior-Friendly Bathroom (11 photos)

According to a report by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, about 125,000 Australians aged 65 and over were seriously injured in falls from 2016 to 2017, and a large number of these took place in the bathroom. If you’re planning an age-in-place bathroom or looking to design one for an elderly…


11 Essential Inclusions for a Senior-Friendly Bathroom (11 photos)
11 Essential Inclusions for a Senior-Friendly Bathroom (11 photos)
Source: Houzz Kitchens

How Technology is Changing the Way You Can Envision Your New Home (10 photos)

As architects and building designers adapt their work practices to navigate the challenges of coronavirus, building information modelling software and virtual reality (VR) will prove a vital tool to work with clients remotely. Enhancing clients’ user experience, these tools provide people with a better…


How Technology is Changing the Way You Can Envision Your New Home (10 photos)
How Technology is Changing the Way You Can Envision Your New Home (10 photos)
Source: Houzz Kitchens