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Your Dream Home is as Easy as 1, 2, 3 with Thinstone Ireland
Choose your stone
Our team will advise you on the three different stones we offer.
Those are Creggaun, Glenmore and Carraig.
Send us your plans
Just take a shot of your housefront, your porch, your sunroom or wall and e-mail that to us.
If it is a new build, or an extension, please e-mail your plans.
We do the work!
We deliver your stone and our stonemasons come and carry out your stonework.
Our stonemasons are true craftsmen and take great pride in their work.
Explore your new Porch by Stone Type
What is Thinstone?
Here at our stone-yard in Westport we cut away the face from each piece of heavy stone to make ThinStone.
This is 100% natural stone, but now with a thickness of only one inch.This can then be fixed on directly to the wall like a heavy tile.
This direct fixing method and the lower weight gives ThinStone many advantages and cost savings as against using heavy building stone with eight inch thickness.
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The benefits of installing Thinstone
Thinstone for Porches
We love adding stonework to porches and sunrooms and we carry out this type of project every week. Check out some of the projects above.
A typical porch takes only three days to complete and yet it adds a whole new dimension and a different look to your home.
Costs would typically range from €2,200 to €2,900 including all stone, mortars and labour.
You can send us your photo or drawing and we will give you a quotation.
Advantages of Thinstone
- ThinStone is 100% natural stone, (not a copy made from cement )
- Far less costly than building stone because of the lesser thickness and
- Lets in more sunlight to your porch
- An easy simple solution for existing porches as the roof overhangs
will not generally allow for using full thickness building stone
- Simplifies the build details and support issues on new builds
- Environmentally friendly as a far less natural stone is used
- Maintenance free for a lifetime