Add value and aesthetic appeal to enhance your landscape with sandstone from Gosford Quarries, available in an extensive range of styles and colours.
Gosford Quarries Light-medium brown sandstone rockfaced cladding and capping foundation stone facade garage entrance with rockfaced capping - sandstone supplied by Gosford Quarries
WHY CHOOSE GOSFORD QUARRIES’ AUSTRALIAN SANDSTONE?
For centuries, sandstone has been the building material of choice for builders, architects and designers from all parts of the world. From churches and cathedrals to universities and country cottages, sandstone has been utilised for its incredible texture, warmth and natural durability.
Australian sandstone, in particular, is celebrated and used extensively throughout Australian history. Not only due to the abundant supply (particularly in the Sydney basin) but also due to the unique varieties, colours and versatile textures in which it is available.
Curved sandstone feature wall: light-medium brown random square ballast cladding wall with curved rockfaced stone capping for walls supplied by Gosford Quarries
USING AUSTRALIAN SANDSTONE IS ONE OF THE EASIEST WAYS TO ADD VALUE TO YOUR HOME
In recent years, we’ve seen a trend in sandstone being specified by architects, designers and landscapers who are returning to classic sandstone but also thinking outside the box to incorporate Australian sandstone in contemporary finishes and modern homes.
GOSFORD QUARRIES’ LANDSCAPING ROCKS, RETAINING WALLS, SANDSTONE CAPPING AND SANDSTONE PAVING
Australian sandstone is more than ever the stone of choice for landscape improvements with hundreds of homeowners looking to increase the value of their property through simple additions such as sandstone edging, retaining walls, feature wall cladding, fireplace features, sandstone capping, sandstone paving and much more.
Due to the versatile and customisable range of sizes and textures, Gosford Quarries’ Australian sandstone is the ideal choice for both internal and external application, discover the benefits of using Australian sandstone in your home.
Gosford Quarries Quarry Run (mixed colour) sandstone rockfaced walling and stone cladding (stone veneer) and sawn paving for a rustic Australian country home veranda - sandstone supplied by Gosford Quarries
WHY IS AUSTRALIAN SANDSTONE THE BETTER CHOICE?
Contrary to popular belief, sandstone can actually be comparatively more affordable than other materials, particularly imported and imitation materials. Imported and manmade materials are easily damaged and can become dated and worn, whereas sandstone maintains its value and traditional appeal regardless of fluctuating trends.
When you buy Australian sandstone, you are purchasing quality local sandstone materials and peace of mind.
Gosford Quarries Light Brown sandstone select Sparrow Pecked tiered sandstone retaining wall - Gosford Quarries Australian sandstones supplies
GOSFORD QUARRIES SANDSTONE SUPPLIES, SYDNEY, MELBOURNE, BRISBANE
Gosford Quarries is 100 percent Australian owned and operated, which means faster lead times, deliveries, efficient fair aftercare and continuity of resources, something you are never guaranteed with imported sandstone materials.
IS AUSTRALIAN SANDSTONE A FIRE-RESISTANT INSULATOR?
With the winter months fast approaching, common questions being asked include “Is Australian Sandstone a good insulator?” and “Is Australian sandstone fire resistant?”.
Sandstone is a natural thermal insulator that maintains a constant temperature throughout a building. This means that sandstone is eco-friendly and can save on energy bills in the long run, creating an eco-friendly, energy-efficient flooring and walling solution that holds its value over time.
Gosford Quarries Australian sandstone has been tested for its durability and its resistance to heat, with a fantastic fire rating and slip resistance results. It is no wonder sandstone is the undisputed choice for commercial sandstone cladding and public sandstone paving as well as residential homes.
Gosford Quarries light-medium brown sawn crazy paving sandstone pathway for landscaping
AUSTRALIAN SANDSTONE: STANDING THE TEST OF TIME
There’s no denying that sandstone is one of the most durable, popular building materials on the planet and bears a timeless appeal that is unlike any other material. Australian sandstone is an extremely durable material made for the Aussie climate.
There are countless examples of Australian sandstone structures that date back to the first settlement, a true testament to the timeless nature and longevity of quality Australian sandstone.
Whether it’s the breathtaking buildings on the campus of the University of Sydney or the iconic stature of the QVB in Sydney, sandstone is one of the few materials that never dates and stands the test of time. This means that buildings with sandstone detailing require less maintenance and replacement than those that use other materials.
Gosford Quarries Light Brown select random square rockfaced cladding sandstone fireplace
GOSFORD QUARRIES SANDSTONE SUPPLIES FOR RESIDENTIAL, CIVIL, COMMERCIAL AND HERITAGE RESTORATION PROJECTS
Since 1922 Gosford Quarries has been supplying quality Australian sandstone that still stands proud today. Gosford Quarries boasts the largest sandstone colour range nationally, which means they are able to match, complement and restore existing sandstone structures like no other stone company.
Gosford Quarries’ large range of colours and finishes can be used on contemporary and classical homes alike.
Gosford Quarries Quarry Run (mixed colour) sandstone rockfaced walling and stone cladding (stone veneer, sandstone facade) with rustic facade for an Australian country home supplied by Gosford Quarries
So why not choose Australian sandstone for your home?