Columbia Stone, Inc. (CSI) has developed and offers a wide variety of dimensional stone, adhered veneer and terra cotta systems. As more thought goes into choosing a façade, you will find your choices are limitless. There’s an array of stone types, colors, finishes, and installation techniques to take into account. We would like to offer a link to the Marble Institute of America’s website as a resource that we have valued since opening our doors. This website covers everything from the definition of stone types, to ideal stone thickness, to safety factors. We feel that this is the best tool in assisting our clients with their façade decision.
Handset refers to each stone piece being installed to the structure one at a time. Handset stone can be installed using any type of stone support system and stone anchorage attachment method. Handset stone is commonly set by one of the following methods: