1. Cameron Peak Fire Destroys Loukonen Bros. Stone’s Masonville Quarry Buildings

    Natural Disaster Strikes Our Quarry Welcome back to the Loukonen Bros. Stone blog — sadly, we’re back with some unfortunate news about one of our quarries, but felt that we should share an update with our customers, partners, and readers.  As you likely know, the Cameron Peak wildfire, located  in Colorado, has been raging since early August, and as of this blog’s posting has grown to over…Read More

  2. Cut Stone At Loukonen Bros. Stone

    Hi! Welcome to the Loukonen Bros. Stone blog. We’re back with an article on one of our most-loved products, our cut stone! Keep reading to learn everything you need to know about the cut stone we offer. Our Cut Stone As you likely know, Loukonen Bros. Stone sources it’s stone in Colorado and offers both Lyons Red sandstone and Colorado Buff sandstone. These two varieties of sandstone are the p…Read More

  3. Everything You Need To Know About Ledgestone

    Hello, and welcome back to the Loukonen Bros. Stone blog! Today, we’re going to offer some insight into one of the amazing stone products we offer — ledgestone. Our goal is that by the end of this blog, you know what ledgestone is and how you can use it for landscaping or in your home. Keep reading to learn more!  What Is Ledgestone? While you may not recognize its name, there’s almost no d…Read More

  4. The History of Sandstone Mining in Colorado

    Colorado’s Sandstone Have you ever been to the Colorado National Monument? Think of the red, imposing formations rising high into the air, beautifully carved by millennia underwater. Now, teleport yourself to the other side of the state at Red Rocks, can you imagine that iconic theater jutting out of the earth? One of these places is a national monument and the other is a concert hall, so what c…Read More

  5. The Top Myths About Natural Stone

    Natural stone is one of the most versatile building materials on the market for residential, industrial, and commercial design. It’s loved by homeowners, architects, and designers alike because every piece is unique and adds something different. It works great for exterior paving, driveways, countertops, indoor flooring, and much more. In this blog, we’ll take a look at some of the most common…Read More

  6. Why Natural Stone Is A Great Choice For Your Home

    There are two types of homeowners out there: ones who simply want a place to live and ones who want a place to call “home.” What’s the difference? Someone who wants to call their place “home” is someone who’s always looking for ways to make their home stand out and express more of their personal design interests. However, even for people who are certain they want to make their house a …Read More

  7. Choosing The Right Kitchen Counter tops

    For many homeowners, the kitchen is one of the most important rooms of the home. Not only do you spend a lot of time in the kitchen, but it has the potential to be a lot more than simply, “the place you make food.” Many people dream of having beautiful stone countertops in their kitchen and Loukonen Bros is here to make that happen. Our thin veneer caps and polished and honed sandstone are gre…Read More

  8. Yard Projects To Tackle This Summer

    It’s finally summer here in Colorado and you know what that means, it’s time to start thinking about what yard projects you’re going to get done! Although temperatures this summer have been sweltering hot, they’re not going to get any better for a couple months. But preferably, you’ll want to do your yard work when it isn’t over 90 degrees out. In this blog, we’re going to take a loo…Read More

  9. The Best Material For Your Patio – Part 2

    Hello, and welcome back to our blog here at Loukonen Bros Stone. In our last blog, we talked about several different types of patio material including flagstone and concrete. Since there are so many options out there for you to make your patio, it’s important that you pick a material that will fit within your budget and be beneficial to you for many years to come. Although concrete is the cheape…Read More

  10. The Best Material For Your Patio

    Patios are often one of the biggest and most prized investments a homeowner can make aside from the home itself. Your patio is the centerpiece of your outdoor living area, so it’s only natural to put a lot of time into making it just right. And this isn’t always easy, especially considering the amount of options you have as far as materials and designs go. Budget is another deciding factor. If…Read More