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Landscaping is easy to imagine, but it is a dense process to manifest. With all of the moving parts that go into a successful project, every detail needs to be considered. One of these considerations is the stone you will use. At Loukonen Bros. Stone in Northern Colorado, we help supply our community with unparalleled decorative stone. If you need help deciding if your project needs cut stone or raw stone, keep reading and we will help you out. Contact us to get started!

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When it comes to choosing the right type of stone for your landscaping project, it can be difficult to know where to start. There are so many different types of stone available on the market, each with its own unique set of benefits and drawbacks. In this blog post, our team at Loukonen Bros will discuss four popular types of stone and what each type is best used for so that you can make an informed decision about which type of stone is right for your project. Learn more and get in touch with us for landscaping rocks today!

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It’s officially summer and that means your landscaping is in full bloom! From rose bushes and rock formations to aspens and pine trees, with the warm weather comes increased growth and beautiful coloring that brightens up your home or business. At Loukonen Bros, we have been providing the US and Canada with the sandstone our customers need to build and form their perfect landscape. Whether you are looking for flagstone or quarry boulders, as one of the oldest continuously operating sandstone quarries in the US, we’ve got you covered! Here are four of our favorite landscaping ideas that ROCK! If you are looking for more landscaping ideas, reach out to us today!

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Using Tumbled Pavers for Your Next Project

Looking for a new and unique way to enhance your next landscaping project? Tumbled pavers might be just what you're looking for! Tumbled pavers have a warm and inviting look that is perfect for everything from patios to walkways. If you're located in Northern Colorado, be sure to check out Loukonen Bros Stone Company — we can help you find the perfect stone for your project! We're one of the oldest quarries in the United States, and we can provide you with the perfect tumbled pavers for your project. Our stones have been used in projects all across the nation, and we're confident that we can help you create something special. Give us a call today to learn more!

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When spring arrives each year, your thoughts likely turn to planting a garden or doing yard work to get your property ready for the year. At Loukonen Bros. Stone in Longmont, we love helping people find the perfect stone for their yards. Whether you want to add rocks to your landscaping or place a flagstone walkway from the back door to your fire pit, we can provide the ideal options for Northern Colorado stonework. In this post, we’ll look at four ways you can use stone in your yard this spring!

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When you’re creating a new paved area for your home, you want to do your best to ensure that it looks great and lasts a long time. At Loukonen Bros Stone, we’re committed to helping our customers like you create beautiful flagstone walkways and porches with stones direct from our quarry! Continue reading to learn how to create a sturdy, high-quality flagstone porch or flagstone walkway.

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Since 1887, Loukonen Bros Stone Company has been providing quality cut stone to businesses and homeowners all across the nation. Our quarries in northern Colorado produce some of the most beautiful rock slabs available. We work hand-in-hand with our customers to provide the exact type of stone they need for their particular project, whether it's new construction or a simple renovation. Keep reading to learn the different types of stones we work with.

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Loukonen Bros Stone Company is one of the oldest operating sandstone quarries in the continental United States. Our experience spans 130 years, and four generations of Loukonens. Our experience gives us the leg up on competitors. We offer a wide range of stone products from ledgestone strips to quarry boulders. With a variety of sizes available, you can obtain the proper stone for any project you may be tackling. However, getting the right piece of stone is an intricate process that requires experience and a solid procedure. Continue reading to find out how our cut stone process works.

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Are you looking for high-quality boulders for your next landscaping project? Located in Longmont, Loukonen Bros Stone has been providing high-quality stone for our residential, commercial, and municipal customers for more than 130 years. Read on to learn more about choosing the right-sized boulder for your project, and contact us today to place an order!

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Are you looking to improve the aesthetic appeal of your property? Rock landscaping is a great way to add a unique, organic feel to your yard that requires little to no maintenance and maintains its appeal year-round.

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Are you looking to build a beautiful fire-pit in your backyard? Would you love to make your business look more welcoming and natural? Do you want to make your man-cave look and feel just like your favorite lodge? No matter what kind of upgrade you want to do to your home or business, if you want to add natural beauty and luxury, then there is no better way to do that than with buff stone. If you want stone in Colorado, then there is only one compnay that you should turn to, Loukonen Bros Stone Company.

At Loukonen Bros Stone Company, we pride ourselves in utilizing our extensive experience, superior products and prompt delivery in order to earn your trust in each and every order that we ship out. Our family has been in the stone business for 4 generations and 120 years, and no one does it quite like we do. Other companies will take short cuts, but not us. We are dedicated to providing you with a quality product above all else, which is why, to this day, we still remove our stone by hand. By utilizing this method, we can give you a higher quality stone than what you will...

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