Apr 212017
 
Building an Outdoor BBQ Island: Southwest Style

“Congruence” is a word which means when something is in harmony with it’s surroundings – it looks ‘right’. This awesome outdoor BBQ island, built by our customer Kress Barton, is a stunning demonstration of how brand-new panels can absolutely be in congruence with their surroundings.   In this case, Kress needed to revamp the outdoor eating Read More…

Mar 242017
 
Project Spotlight: DIY Range Hood

This week we’re putting the spotlight on this DIY range hood project done by customer Sherry Stark. Sometimes the simple things end up looking the most sophisticated, and this is certainly true of the latest project. Sherry revitalized the look of her kitchen by covering her range hood with a Norwich Colorado Stacked Stone Tall column Read More…

Aug 192016
 
New Kitchen Wall Coverings, Breakfast Bar with Stone Style

FauxPanels.com customer Kelly recently sent before and after pictures of a fantastic project – using stone style panels for her kitchen’s wall coverings, breakfast bar and backsplash. Take a look! We love getting pictures of our panels being used in people’s homes – but before Kelly sent hers in, we hadn’t had photos that caused such a Read More…

Apr 152016
 
Trimming Panels to Size with an Oscillating Cutting Tool

Steve Siedlecki, a FauxPanels.com customer from Antioch, IL, recently sent us a ton of pictures from the kitchen project he was working on – and a great tip! He used an oscillating cutting tool to make short work of trimming our panels to size. “Attached are the photos we took during our recent install of your Read More…

Mar 182016
 
Kitchen Counter Makeover: Taking it to the Edge

This ‘edgy’ kitchen counter makeover shows some real attention-to-detail. When FauxPanels.com customer Jelena sent pictures of her recently-completed project, we just had to share them. There was a particularly nice detail she included that we think a lot of our customers would appreciate. “I just wanted to submit a review and photos of my completed Read More…

Sep 182015
 
How To Clean a Faux Stone Kitchen or Bathroom Backsplash

You can make a stunning kitchen or bathroom backsplash with faux panels – but how do you keep them clean? Most people are pretty pedestrian when it comes ot kitchens and bathrooms. They normally finish them in tile, which looks decent enough and is fairly easy to keep clean. However, the end result tends to look pretty Read More…

Jul 242015
 
Tiny House Design with Timeless Appeal

Could artificial brick or stone panels be the key to tiny house design? Tiny Houses are all the rage at the moment. The concept of extremely-small-square-footage living has been around for a while, but has exploded in popularity in recent years. There’s even a TV show about it – Tiny House Nation. And like with all Read More…

May 082015
 
How to Build a Kitchen Island with the Look of Stone: Panel Installation Guide

A real stone kitchen island can add amazing character and texture to your kitchen’s decor, but the associated cost and labor is often prohibitive. Below see how to build a kitchen island with the look of natural stone without all the expense and heavy lifting – with FauxPanels™! 1. Before you begin your project, make Read More…

Apr 162015
 
6 Easy Kitchen Remodeling Ideas for Spring Cleaning

If you’re in search of kitchen remodeling ideas as part of your spring cleaning this year, but you’re not too keen on spending a lot of money, you can relax and know that there are quick and affordable ways to give this room a fresh new look.  Below are six simple weekend projects that will Read More…

Apr 032015
 
Rustic Decor Ideas with Stone and Brick Panels

One reason customers love our panels is that they have an authentic quality that lends a rustic flair to their homes’ interior designs. Read their testimonials below and see how their rustic decor ideas were easily achieved achieved with stone and brick panels. Elaine used Wellington Drystack panels to upgrade her small kitchen, and the results look great, Read More…