artificial stone

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ar·ti·fi·cial stone

a specially calcined gypsum derivative similar to plaster of Paris, but stronger, because the grains are nonporous.

artificial stone

ar·ti·fi·cial stone

(ahr-ti-fishăl stōn, ahrti-fishăl stōn)
A specially calcined gypsum derivative similar to plaster of Paris but stronger because its grains are nonporous.
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While cast stone is available at lower initial cost, they contend, "Indiana Limestone requires less cumulative investment as the natural product is far more enduring than its man-made counterpart.
The idea behind this project is mainly to introduce Omega's diversity in creating cast stone ornaments.
Manufactured from cast stone, their innovative structure sees the gloss white colour sculpted throughout to provide solid durability, enabling scratches and marks to be simply removed.
Manufactured from solid cast stone with a hi-gloss finish, they boast durable physical properties offering long term resistance against intensive wear.
You can't look at a modern housing development without seeing cast stone lintels, sills and plain building blocks.
Embraced on south and east by retaining walls of cast stone, it has a brimming outdoor pool and terrace and is edged on the west by a broad walkway planted with bamboo.
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The advantage of having a cast stone mantel is that it's very effortless to install and beautify; it's essentially ready for the Holiday seasons," says Omega Mantels' Internet Marketing Specialist, Maria Vinas, "Plus the fact that our cast stone fireplace mantels are customized according to each client's request, you can assure that the mantel you will be receiving fits like a glove.
The dry-cast line produces all of the company's brick and Thru-Wall units, as well as Holland pavers; the semi-automated wet cast line cast stone trim and accent pieces.