After we knock out the joints, the replacement material will be placed and shaped to create what is known as ribbon pointing. The idea of ribbon pointing is to effectively ‘flatten’ the wall.
the balance that this will create will be surprising and should come up really well. More to come…
Faraday Avenue, Rose Bay is one of Sydney’s best looking streets. Closely situated to the city, the eastern suburbs has so many beautiful stone features. With a combination of stone from Balmain, Drummoyne and Gosford (Mount White), the stone blends well with it’s neutral tones.
The front fence as featured above took two months to complete. This had occured after six months after the rear fence and pool surrounds, pictured below, were completed.
The owners had such a beautiful house that magazines would regularly utilise their premises. The wall pictured below was used in a Freedom Furniture advert at that time.
Wayback Wednesday: In 2013, we completed design of handcarved stone elements and assisted another stonemasonry contractor to install over 300m2 of Bamstone Bluestone cladding from Port Fairy, VIC.
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The builder onsite was so happy with our input and work method that after the other stone contractor had left site, we completed installation. A sure sign that we perform. We don’t just stand around and get paid by the hour!