Since stone is a natural material, the color lots will naturally vary. If you decide on stone for your fireplace, be sure to buy more than you need during the installation to have on hand for future repairs. Stone can be problematic to clean with its natural crevices. It's best to seal a stone fireplace to help prevent staining. Design by Jo Ann Alston
There's an urban vibe to the stone surround of this fireplace. The most popular types of fireplace stone include limestone, granite, marble, slate and travertine. Design by Regina Sirois; Photography by Justin Sirois of Olathe Kansas.