Jan 252019
 
Best Home Improvements to Increase Value: Faux Makes the List

Inspired by Fixer Upper‘s Joanna Gaines, this list of home improvements to increase value includes several you can do quickly and cost-effectively with FauxPanels. One of the top-rated shows on HGTV has always been Fixer Upper – hosted by the husband and wife team of Chip and Joanna Gaines. In a recent article in The Read More…

Jan 112019
 
Refacing a Home Exterior with Stacked Stone Style

Simple, affordable, yet striking — that’s the best way to describe the partial refacing of this small home’s exterior.  The owners of this cute family home felt that their house was looking drab and dated – and if you look at the ‘before’ pictures, I think you’ll probably agree with them. The white vinyl siding on the front of the house kind Read More…

Nov 092018
 
Outdoor Patio Kitchen with DIY Stone Style

FauxPanels.com customer Mike Irwin lives in Northwestern Arkansas, where the warm summers and cool winters make for months and months of perfect outdoor entertaining weather. To that end, this DIY’er wanted to create a fully-featured patio kitchen to entertain friends, family and neighbors – and wanted it to have a distinctive and stylish look. A Read More…

Nov 022018
 
New Siding for a Cape Cod Style House: Out with Shingles, In with Stone

Homeowners Jack and Donna Shirley renovated their Cape Cod style house into a show-stopper with new stone look siding. Wooden shingles have been a staple of American home-building since colonial times – largely because they used some of the most prevalent materials around. Right up until the 1950s, shingles were a common feature on the Read More…

Sep 282018
 
Outdoor Water Wall with LED Lights Up the Night

Winter is approaching, and the nights are closing in. That’s when enterprising designers showcase new and innovative ways to accessorize our faux stone panels; like this outdoor water wall with bright LED lights. LED lights are a not-uncommon addition to panel projects. There are a number of reasons why they pair so perfectly. Firstly, the Read More…

Sep 212018
 
Lake House Siding Design with Fieldstone

FauxPanels.com customer Steve Auburn sent in pictures of his gorgeous lake house — with a beautiful new siding design thanks to Carlton Fieldstone panels. There’s a theory in design that the best improvements are the ones people don’t even notice — that they fit so seamlessly into the look of a home’s interior or exterior Read More…

Jul 272018
 
DIY Mobile Home Remodel with Stacked Stone Skirting

A DIY mobile home remodel can be tricky, but in this project sent in by a customer from Pittsford, Vermont — our panels were the perfect solution to give his home a custom look. Everybody likes to express themselves; and one of the joys of home ownership is the ability to add your own unique Read More…