frequently asked

IS REALSTONE ESTATE STONE NATURAL STONE?

Yes. It is 100% natural quarried stone.

WHAT IS THE STONE COMPOSITION OF REALSTONE ESTATE STONE?

Realstone is available in quartzite, slate and granite

CAN ALL REALSTONE ESTATE STONE? PRODUCTS BE USED FOR INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR APPLICATIONS?

Yes. With proper installation Realstone is perfect indoors and out in a variety of climates.

HOW CAN I VIEW A SAMPLE OF REALSTONE ESTATE STONE?

Products and samples are available through your local distributor. To locate a distributor nearest you, visit the Where to Buy tab on our website.

WHERE CAN I BUY REALSTONE ESTATE STONE?

Realstone products are sold through authorized distributors throughout the U.S. and Canada. To locate a distributor nearest you, visit the Where to Buy tab on our website.

HOW DO I CLEAN REALSTONE ESTATE STONE?

Natural Stone can be cleaned with mild, non-acidic cleaners. Soft plastic bristle brushes are recommended. For more infor- mation, view our Care & Maintenance Guide.

DO I NEED TO SEAL REALSTONE PRODUCTS?

Sealers, enhancers and impregnators are not necessary but can be used with Realstone products to protect and/or enhance the natural color. Visit our Care & Maintenance page for recommended products.

IS THERE A LIMIT TO HOW HIGH ON THE WALL REALSTONE CAN BE INSTALLED?

Current Building Codes do not limit installation height of adhered natural stone veneer unless or except the weight of the veneer causes out-of-plane wall deflection in excess of L/360 or vertical deflection in excess of L/600.

CAN YOU CREATE CUSTOM PRODUCTS TO MY SPECIFICATIONS?

Yes. Visit our Contact Us page to get in touch with one of our Regional Mangers for more information.

DOES REALSTONE REQUIRE A LEDGE DETAIL AT THE BOTTOM FOR STRUCTURAL SUPPORT?

No footings or support ledges are needed for adhered veneers when properly installed.