Stone Setting Contractors
Stone setting contractors are a specialized bunch, made up of brick layers, tile professionals, masons, pavers, and landscapers with a flair for working with stone. They may provide a variety of services for their residential and commercial customers, such as patio installation, pool decks, repair, edging, and flooring.
These professionals have been in the business for many years, gathering lots of training and experience over time. Some branch out into specialized niches, offering decorative work with materials like limestone, slate, marble, granite, and natural stone. They should be able to work well their hands, pay attention to detail, have good communication skills, and work efficiently.
The first person a customer may speak with is the company representative, to find out rates and other basic information. Many stone setting contractors also have websites, which customers can visit to get additional information, such as the company's portfolio and experience. Masons and contractors usually give free consultations and estimates so customers can decide which one offers the best and most affordable services.
Stone setting contractors and builders may provide repair and installation of driveways, floors, patios, retaining walls, and stairs. They may also offer edging, decorative steps, brick walkways, tile work, and boulder placement.
Related fields include masonry, contracting, landscaping, brick laying, and paving. Many contractors work together in conjunction on a construction or home improvement project, incorporating their knowledge of tiles, bricks, concrete, boulders, and stone of all kinds. Stone setting contractors should offer quality, timely services for their valued clients, coming in at or under budget.