Gone are the days when all houses and apartments were like twins similar to one another. In fashion again extraordinary solutions for the facades of houses and residential buildings. A variety of forms and materials is just amazing. The land of the Soviets tell about how to use decorative stone in the interior.

To create the effect of an ancient castle, country estate, or move you in the cave times, to help skillfully used decorative stone in the interior. Previously, this material was mainly used for decoration of facades of buildings, and today decorative stone successfully entered the interior of our home and, apparently, was fixed there for a long time.

Decorative stone used in the interior practically any style.  From country. where the stone decoration will be harmoniously combined with the wooden furniture and fireplace, to the style of high-tech. in which the use of decorative stone will create a certain contrast and give the interior a piquancy.

In addition, the use of decorative stone in the interior will allow you not to think about the repair, because this building material you'll be sufficient strength and reliability  It does not require special care and is resistant to any unfavorable factors, such as high humidity or bright light.

Most often used decorative stone in the interior of kitchens, bathrooms, corridors and halls. Significantly less often the stone is decorated with bedrooms.

It is recommended to use decorative stone in areas where you plan to put a TV or other equipment. The fact that natural decorative stone will help reduce the load on the nervous system  which provides a long view of the TV, or hours of work at the computer.

No less impressive will look using decorative stone in combination with plants. This will allow you to plunge into the atmosphere of the green garden will give a sense of freedom and takes you away from the grey concrete jungle.

It is recommended to apply the finishing decorative stone in the locations of the lighting devices.  Flowing on the stone soft, not too bright light, looks very original and mysterious. Particularly suitable for this wall lights with a dimmer dimmer.

Use the stone in the interior in reasonable quantities. It is not necessary to abuse and stone details,  otherwise there may be a sensation of caverniness and heaviness. And instead of visually lightening and enlarging the room, the walls will press on the people who are in the room.

Not so long ago, as an alternative to natural decorative stone, began to use artificial analogue of this construction material. First of all, artificial stone  much cheaper than natural. It is much lighter, and therefore faster and more securely attached to the walls, in addition, with an artificial stone is much more convenient to work with. It has the same strength characteristics as the natural one. The color range and variety of forms of artificial decorative stone is much larger than the natural one. Therefore, it can be selected absolutely for any interior.

But still, differences are present, and many interior designers recommend to give preference to natural decorative stone though it is much more expensive. Frequent contact with water, especially chlorinated, artificial stone can change its properties.

In addition, many types of artificial stone are exclusively designed for outdoor use and not suitable for use in the interior. Therefore, choosing faux stone for your interior, would you care to clarify what kind of work is this building material. As with all real, natural decorative stone has the best environmental performance, and bears whiter favorable energetics.  The choice, of course, is yours.

I would like to know the opinion of those who know about the use of decorative stones in the interior, not by hearsay. Are you satisfied with your choice?