Jan Boyer is Executive Director of the Cast Stone Institute. For more information, visit www.caststone.org or call 717-274-3744.
6 articles by Jan Boyer:
Architectural Cast Stone is a refined architectural concrete building unit manufactured to simulate natural cut stone and is used in unit masonry applications. Full story
For many years, hardscape products have allowed municipalities, commercial builders, developers and home owners ways to create usable space. Full story
If it looks like stone and is a manufactured precast concrete product, then it must be cast stone, right? Wrong. Full story
The Pennsylvania Concrete Masonry Association has worked diligently to ensure there are enough well-trained masons to handle the volume of work generated. Full story
No matter what the natural stone or concrete-based material originally used on the building, cast stone can be a solid choice for the restoration efforts. Full story
Several seminars are available through the Cast Stone Institute to train mason contractors and architects on best practices. Full story