Feature Stone Wall Units by “Fannela”
Fanella’s Feature Walls
We use strictly natural stone. Our product comes from around the globe. The selection process is methodical and precise, the accent stones are individually selected for their colour, grain and profile.
Our feature stones are hand carved to create a unique look for your feature wall.
Our suppliers are chosen for the quality of their stone, precision and consistency of the cuts. Many are reviewed but few are chosen.
The Realstone system and Banas stone are some exceptional suppliers. Their wide range of stones, the precision in there cut and consistency in the thickness and quality of the stone make then a cut above the rest.
There are different terms used in describing profiles of stone.
Shadowstone is popular with a contemporary look. It is best described a stone that has a smooth texture and a linear look to the work. The soft transition brings a refined look to your piece of art.
Accent stones are an assortment of stones that integrates larger stones with softly varying profiles. This offers a more traditional and natural feel. Every stone is unique and offers you sophisticated look.
Is a natural ledgestone which is cut in very thin slices, it has an accentuated profile. This rich texture offers a contemporary look.
Its striking design is exquisite in a small area; bathrooms, back splashes and water features.
This translucent stone has a variety of coloured bands that range from white to almost every color in the spectrum; brown, blue, purple, green and so on.
We use this stone in conjunction with back lighting to make this semi-precious stone glow as if it is alive. These artistic features will WOW! And thrill any one.
Other Stones we use in our features are
Sandstone is a sedimentary rock composed of sand size rocks. It varies in colour but it is most commonly found in browns and greys. These may be finished with a natural profile, sandblasted, cut or bush hammered. This stone is available in a wide variety of colours; Beige, Ivory, Brown, Grey, Pink’s and Yellow’s.
Limestone is a sedimentary stone composed of different mineral, calcite, chert or flint. An interesting fact is that calcite is the primary source is stalagmites and stalactites that are found in caves.
Limestone’s natural features and polishing properties makes it ideal for hearths and mantels, and adds an air of sophistication and beauty.
Granite is a very hard rock that was produced under intense heat and has a volcanic origin. As molten magma cools, it crystallizes to form Granite.
Granite is usually light in colour and speckled. It is rarely homogenized in colour. This stone acts as a perfect compliment to a multicolored base stone.
Indiana lime Stone
Indiana Lime Stone has been used for centuries for its light, neutral colour and amazing carving properties. This makes limestone an exquisite natural product to create the master piece you desire.
We use this type of stone to embellish fireplaces. The architectural details available for the jams, mantel shelf, and surround facing is endless.
For a the true classical look to a fireplace nothing replaces Indiana lime stone