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  • 7/4/2018 6:00 AM

Natural Stone Trends Of 2018

Trends in natural stone are changing constantly because of the versatility stone offers. In order to stay in style, it is essential to keep up on design trends as they become more and more popular. Whether you are looking for stone to add to your bedroom or your backyard, elegance and functionality should always come into play. Stones such as granite, marble, and slate are becoming increasingly more popular.

Check out other natural stone trends that have hit the market in 2018:

A Mixture Of Natural Stones In Your Kitchen

One trend that you will see more and more in 2018 is using multiple types of natural stone in one kitchen space. You can use granite as a countertop and slabs of marble, quartzite, or travertine as a backsplash. The possibilities are endless! Adding multiple stones will increase functionality and will make your kitchen more aesthetically pleasing. You can play around with different textures and colors to create a look that is unique to your home.

Black And White Designs

Black and white is one of the most timeless design trends to ever exist - because it works! These two colors are the definition of contrast, which is what a lot of designers strive for. They work together on walls, floors, countertops, and even appliances. This decorative trend is very much thriving in the natural stone world. It adds depth and character to any room, drawing in the eyes of your guests. You can also use this design trend in your bathroom, outside, in your living room, or even your bedroom! Try limestone, quartzite, granite, and other options to make the look complete.

Back To The Basics Of Nature

Recently, it has become very popular to emphasize the natural materials that are a part of interior design. Nature is in every space of our home. Natural stone comes from the earth, so designers like to incorporate that into their work. Sustainability and craft work is important for every design, and in order to find the most sustainable products, many seek out products that come from nature. Natural stone will give your space “nature vibes,” as well as emit feelings of peace and serenity.

Natural Stone Walls

Natural stone can make any room look sophisticated, classy, and inspiring. Many people are now adding natural stone walls to their bedrooms. The versatility and design options create a stunning, rustic look in your bedroom that will draw in the eyes of your guests. The ambience that this type of wall gives off is perfect to come home to after a long day at work. You can also decorate the rest of your room to match the wall itself. Try going for a unique color such as brown, green, or blue!

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If you are interested in adding natural stone to your home, office, or retail space, contact us at GMS Werks and we would love to help you create the space you’ve always dreamed of!

We have been meeting the needs of both residential and commercial customers for over 90 years.