If you are searching for a stone product that is easy to install and will look like the real thing, look no further, fake or artificial rock panels are the answer for you. You will find manufactured high quality polymer faux stone siding products, in addition to faux stone and natural siding panels for residential and commercial projects.
For the do-it-yourself homeowner, a quick fit artificial rock panel is the right product for you. Save both time and money by simply using artificial stone to accentuate and revolutionize any wall surface. When applied properly fake rock panels have the ability to transform a drab room into a place that invites the company of friends and relatives. The grout-less application provides a seamless finish by combining rectangular and square pieces that fit together perfectly.
These artificial rock panels are made to mimic a variety of small rocks dry stacked together. Each panel is manufactured to thicknesses of one and a half and up to two inches thick. Weights will vary depending on the thickness of the stone, but are generally between seven to twelve pounds per square foot. Manufactured ninety degree corners are available to continue the illusion of having a “real stone”. The use of faux stone or brick veneers has been a common product used for refacing fireplaces. Over the years fake stone panels have become better crafted to look more like real rocks. Without debate the benefits of installing fake rock panels is more than just looks; they are lightweight and come in many styles and a variety of colours.
The Quick Fit Ledge series is available in a wide range of colours in two attractive textures. One has a more rugged texture with smaller stacked stones for a country appeal and the other has a few larger rocks for a more contemporary feel. This popular style is manufactured in faux stone panels with varied lengths of 8, 12 and 18 inches. Theses artificial rock panels provide the perfect contemporary feel ideal for fireplaces, accent walls and exterior facades.
Timber Ledge faux stone panels give you the look of many thin rocks randomly stacked together and is available in a variety of colour combinations. This particular fake rock panel ledgestone is perfect for fireplaces, exterior skirts around the base of your home to achieve a rustic, country style home. This easy fit modular design makes Timber Ledge a favourite amongst homeowners interested in a finish that gives the stone a time worn appearance.
One of the most important steps to any stone veneer installation is determining whether the surface will be strong enough to support the weight of the installation materials and the stone. Although these artificial rocks are installed in a grout-less application specific materials must be used to ensure your stone remains on the surface you are adhering it to. The typical materials used for faux stone panels include felt paper, metal lath, screws, cement board, and thin set as the adhesive bond. Whether your project is for an interior or exterior, refer to local building codes for the appropriate installation applications and consult a professional.
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