A natural stone house can “live” several lives. From a ruin, a new structure can be constructed to create a contemporary design. Here you have 5 examples of natural stone renovations that respect the heritage and give a totally unique look to the new building.
Mapfre Tower is a new contemporary icon of sustainable architecture in Mexico City’s financial district. Clad in AMARILLO ALPES Granite from CUPA STONE, this 124-metre smart construction incorporates a LEED Certification, awarded to sustainable and high-performance buildings.
Natural stone is a construction product absolutely competitive in terms of sustainability. An efficient design of masonry structures is possible by means of practical verification procedures. This is the result of an extensive study that compares sustainable facades of stone, concrete and wood.
Do you want to see how your interior and exterior projects would look in your home? Try the new CUPA STONE Visualizer to create the natural stone wall or floor that best suits your house! You can use the tool on CUPA STONE website or download it on the Apple Store and Google Play.
CUPA STONE has just launched a new website with a more attractive, modern and visual design, aimed at professionals and the general public. Some new functionalities have been developed such as a search engine to make it easier to find our natural stone products.
What a year it has been! As we have done in previous years, we thought it might be nice to highlight the content that really rocked your world this year. Here are the top 5 most popular posts of 2016 in CUPA STONE blog:
A natural stone facade is an excellent solution for exterior cladding. Aesthetics, resistance, versatility or minimal maintenance are some of the advantages of INFERCOA natural slate, an exclusive product from CUPA STONE quarries, perfect for the exterior walls of this contemporary house in UK.
A contemporary cottage with an elegant and warmth look. This tiny house has been built as a modern retreat in Czech Republic. STONEPANEL™, the innovative system for natural stone cladding, adds quality and character to the exterior facade of this modern hideaway.
Natural stone brings warmth to the interior design of a contemporary penthouse apartment in Brno, the second largest city in the Czech Republic. Our Multicoloured Asia Slate, STONEPANEL™ Multicolor and STONEPANEL™ Black Slate Thin Set were chosen by the architect Radan Blažek for wall and floor decoration in the living room, the bathroom and the exterior terrace.