Tag: Indianapolis IN
Update Your Fireplace with Natural Stone
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 […]
Top 3 Outdoor Uses for Limestone
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 […]
Enhance Your Landscaping with Stone Products
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 […]
5 Ways to Add Stone to your Outdoor Spaces
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 […]
Restock Your Gravel after the Snow Clears
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.
Update Your Hearth with Natural Stone
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 […]
3 Residential Uses for Flagstone
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.
6 Tips for Building a Retaining Wall
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 […]
Restoring Your Gravel Driveway
If you’ve ever had a gravel driveway, you know that Indiana winters can cause mass destruction. Snow plows take off with your stone, pushing it into your lawn or down the road. Snow and ice can build up and then melt away or even flood, carrying your gravel with it. Your vehicle creates wheel ruts, […]
5 Ways to Use Stone Pavers
You’ve probably seen stone pavers used for some pretty beautiful Indianapolis patios. But did you know that you can use stone pavers—good ol’ Indiana flagstone—for more than just a patio? We at Garrity Stone, Inc. specialize in stone products, so let us give you a few more ideas for using stone pavers.