As I sat warming my toes, enjoying my book, and listening to the crackle of the fire this evening, I may have let out a sigh or two. It’s only January, and it already feels as though we all need winter to be over. Unfortunately, it looks as though Mother Nature still has plenty of chilly weather in store for us here in Indiana. The plus side of a long winter is that it’s still fireplace season! But, if the … Continued
Are you looking for ways to extend your outdoor time in your Indianapolis-area backyard? Building a stone fire pit or fireplace gives you warmth, light, and a cozy gathering place to enjoy evenings with family and friends all year long. With natural stone materials from Garrity Stone, Inc., you can build the perfect focal point for your yard.
You’re ready to turn your outdoor area into a haven, a place to relax after a long day or to enjoy the outdoors during the warmer Indiana months. You’ve been planning your patio area in your mind, and you’ve had your eye on pavers. However, the more you do your research, the more you realize that not all pavers are alike. Well, before you purchase your supplies, let our team here at Garrity Stone, Inc. pass along a few pro … Continued
You like the look of limestone, but you’re trying to determine how to best incorporate it into your outdoor space. At Garrity Stone, Inc., we get many people who ask about our selection of quality limestone. Over the years, we’ve compiled this list of our favorite ways we’ve seen customers use limestone at their Indianapolis homes.
May is a great time of year to turn your attention outside and start amping up your home’s curb appeal. You may have already made multiple trips to the home improvement store to purchase mulch and other plants to beautify your home. Yet something is still missing. Perhaps that “something extra” your landscaping needs is one of the many stone products from Garrity Stone, Inc.
It’s that time of year: Indianapolis residents have spring landscaping on the brain. And why shouldn’t they? With rising temperatures and spring rains, everyone wants to be spending time outdoors and amping up their homes’ curb appeal. If you too are looking for ways to enhance your home’s exterior this spring, consider these few tips from our staff at Garrity Stone, Inc.
The last couple months in Indiana have brought plenty of snow—and we likely aren’t done yet. Even though we’re still in the thick of winter, you may want to start thinking about repairing your gravel driveway with a little help from Garrity Stone, Inc.
It’s fireplace season in Central Indiana. With cooler temperatures, many of our customers love the option of making a fire to create a cozy atmosphere (and minimize heating costs). The smell of burning wood, the crackling sounds, and the radiating heat warm both the body and the soul. However, as you’ve been throwing logs on the fire, you realize your hearth has seen better days. It’s looking a little old, worn, and outdated, and you’re wondering how you can make your … Continued
At Garrity Stone, Inc., one of our most popular materials is flagstone. Not only is it aesthetically pleasing but it is also known for its durability and for withstanding Indiana’s changing seasons. But just how can you use flagstone at your home? Consider these three common residential uses.
A retaining wall can be a great solution for adding some curb appeal or creating a nice space for landscaping or gardening. With some guidance and quality stone products, most homeowners can create a retaining wall that looks great and is sturdy for years to come. Before you dive into your project, consider these tips from the rock experts at Garrity Stone, Inc.