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Advantages of Lightweight Cultured Stone

Filed under: Cultured Stone Veneer — Tags: , — procoat @ 12:41 pm October 10, 2017

A Guide to Sealing a Cultured Stone Fireplace Surround

Beautiful and long-lasting Cultured Stone® for both interior or exterior surfaces brings style and charm to a residence without breaking the bank. Lightweight, durable, and easier to apply than quarried stone products, Cultured Stone veneers are about one-quarter the thickness of real stone at about one-third of the cost.

For aesthetic choices and styles, Boral® Cultured Stone from ProCoat Systems in Denver, offers 21 exciting textures with one-hundred colors to match about any style and preference.

Ease of Application

Cultured Stone is lighter in weight and thinner than quarried stone. Because of this, the cultured product is easier to cut, apply, and manipulate. Quarried stone is naturally far more variable in shape and texture and, therefore, requires considerable adjustment to achieve the same results. Application costs are lower and the time needed to install is reduced notably.


Lightweight Cultured Stone veneers may be applied to nearly any properly prepared exterior or interior surface. Brighten the family room with a bold new stone fireplace surround. Add real warmth and elegance to a dining room or bathroom wall with a new and impressive stone veneer.

Alternatively, convert your tired patio into a charming outdoor living space with a beautiful stone veneer for an exterior wall our outdoor fireplace or firepit area.

Consider adding drama and real value to the exterior of your home with a luxurious stone entrance or front. The curb appeal of your home will undergo a dramatic change.

Style Selection

Lightweight Cultured Stone products from ProCoat Systems are meticulously produced with computer-aided designs and manufacturing techniques to provide the most consistency in color and texture. ProCoat’s strategic partner, Boral®, employs hundreds of different rubber molding shapes to reduce the frequency of duplications. Colors are ultraviolet-stabilized color additives to create variations while retaining natural shade contrast present in natural stone.

Some choices of Cultured Stone styles include:

  • Coral
  • Ledgestone
  • Dressed Fieldstone
  • European Castle Stone
  • Limestone
  • River Rock
  • Hewn Stone
  • Used Brick
  • And more


Lightweight Boral Cultured Stone from Procoat Systems is more ecologically positive than natural rock. The process of producing the Cultured Stone expends far less energy and is less destructive to the environment than quarrying natural rock. Also, many of the Cultured Stone products are manufactured using an average of 58% recycled materials.

Also, Boral Cultured Stone has earned:

  • GREENGUARD Gold air quality designation
  • National Green Building Standard for Home Innovation stone products
  • Contributor to Green Building Standards

Contact ProCoat Systems in Denver

For more information regarding lightweight Cultured Stone from ProCoat, visit the website at or phone 303.322.9009. The experts at ProCoat will be pleased to work with you.