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  • Castle Stone

    Castle Stone

    Castle Stone recalls the formality of legendary European precision cut stones. The color palettes range from subtle hints of lilac and fawn to lighter golds and deep burgundies. These stones average 8” to 10” in size and shape.

  • What is the difference between manufactured stone veneer and natural stone?

    Manufactured stone veneer is cast from molds of real stone which makes it lighter than natural stone. Natural stone may require wall ties and footings, which, in turn, can increase installation cost and difficulty. Eldorado’s architectural stone veneer is lighter weight, designed to adhere easily to a variety of structurally ...
  • What are the benefits of using manufactured stone?

    Installed, manufactured stone is approximately 1/3 to 1/2 the cost of natural stone. Its light weight properties eliminate the need for wall ties or footings. Manufactured stone has a 2% (approximately) waste factor versus 10% or more for natural stone.
  • Coarsed Stone

    Coarsed Stone

    Santa Barbara Coarsed Stone is a large scale cut stone. It is cut to a uniform 12" height and comes in lengths from 12" to 30". Corner elements are impressively large with full returns.

  • Stone Grout Techniques

    The Impact of Grout

    Grout (and sometimes the lack of grout) has an amazing impact on the look and authenticity of stonework. Selecting the desired grout technique and grout color is often as important as selecting the stone. Here we will expore expert stone grout techniques that can be used ...

  • What is the fire rating of Eldorado Stone?

    Eldorado Stone has been tested for fire hazard and shows zero flame spread and zero smoke developed. Since Eldorado Stone is non-combustible there is no fire rating.
  • Is Eldorado Stone® combustible?

    No. Eldorado Stone’s listing by Underwriter’s Laboratories shows zero fuel contributed and zero smoke developed. It can be installed as a façade to fireplaces and behind stoves. It is recommended the product is at least 18" away from any direct flame to prevent discoloration of the stone
  • How do I know which stone to use?

    Eldorado Stone’s extensive line of products - from individual manufactured stone veneers to brick veneers to panelized stacked stone veneer - is designed to complement a variety of architectural styles. By working closely with world-class architects and designers, we’ve developed innovative stone and brick styles that range from old-world to ...

  • Why is Eldorado Stone® considered the most believable architectural stone veneer in the world™?

    Believability. It’s the most important ingredient of Eldorado Stone and the most compelling reason why so many architects, builders and homeowners choose Eldorado Stone for their manufactured stone veneer. Eldorado’s distinct process handcrafts molds and creates the natural color palettes that capture all the nuances of natural stone. The warmth ...
  • Eldorado Stone Featured in Renovation Style's Best Kitchens and Baths Issue

    Eldorado Stone Featured in Renovation Style's Best Kitchens and Baths Issue
    Renovation Style, a Better Homes and Gardens special interest publication, features Eldorado Stone’s Mesquite Cliffstone as part of their Best Kitchens & Baths 2011 issue. The editors recommend Eldorado Stone for its textured surface and natural color to help achieve “old-world styling.” The feature also boasts Eldorado Stone as “just ...
  • Stacked Stone

    Stacked Stone

    The classic elegance and intricate detail of small stones combined with the simplicity of a panel system give this stone the appearance of a precision hand-laid dry-stack set. Stones 4" high and 8", 12" and 20" long makes installation easy for expansive walls and column fascias alike.

  • Stacked Stone

    Stacked Stone

    The classic elegance and intricate detail of small stones combined with the simplicity of a panel system give this stone the appearance of a precision hand-laid dry-stack set. Stones 4" high and 8", 12" and 20" long makes installation easy for expansive walls and column fascias alike.

  • Eldorado Stone® Introduces CraftShield™ at IBS 2011

    Eldorado Stone® Introduces CraftShield™ at IBS 2011

    Eldorado Stone is pleased to announce the launch of CraftShield. It is an easy to apply, breathable, protective treatment product that preserves and safeguards the beauty and artistry of manufactured stone.

  • Eldorado Stone® Introduces New Stone Profile LedgeCut33™

    Eldorado Stone® Introduces New Stone Profile LedgeCut33™

    Thinking about all that’s fresh and contemporary for a new year, Eldorado Stone is pleased to introduce another beautiful stone profile to attendees at IBS 2011 in Orlando, FL.

  • LEED Certified Home Featuring Eldorado Stone Gains National Exposure on MSN.com

    LEED Certified Home Featuring Eldorado Stone Gains National Exposure on MSN.com
    The LEED Certified home in Mill Valley, California, featuring Eldorado Stone’s Montecito Cliffstone profile, received national coverage on MSN.com – reaching millions of viewers across the country and highlighting Eldorado Stone’s position as the leader in architectural stone veneer. Readers were encouraged to tour the home via Eldorado Stone’s impressive ...
  • What’s the thickness from the substrate to surface of the stone?

    This dimension will vary based on the stone profile and the installer. On average, there should be approximately an additional 0.5"-1" of mortar thickness behind the stone. For example, if your stone profile is 2" thick, you can expect the total thickness from the substrate to the face of the ...
  • Rustic Ledge

    Rustic Ledge

    Eldorado’s Rustic Ledge is a textured and layered full-scale ledge stone with long dimensional stones. Split along parallel planes, the stones possess distinctive textural foliation and pronounced rock cleavage. The stone sizes range from 1 to 4.5 inches in height and 6 to 20 inches in length with an average ...

  • New Ad Campaign: As Real As It Gets

    Eldorado Stone’s manufactured stone veneer is As Real As It Gets! See if you can tell the difference between Eldorado Stone and natural stone veneer. Click below to play the See & Believe Challenge right now!!

    See & Believe Challenge

  • How much does Eldorado Stone weigh?

    Our stone weighs approximately 10-12 lbs. per square foot. Eldorado Stone qualifies as an adhered veneer because it weighs less than 15 lbs. per square foot.
  • Stone Shapes that Represent Our Profiles

    Download Eldorado Stone shapes to help represent a majority of our profiles distinct patterns. Files can be imported into AutoCAD when you wish to represent Eldorado Stone on your elevation drawings.