Tag Archives: Natural Stone

Vinna’s Patio Cover

Brandon’s mother-in-law had a beautiful outdoor pool and patio, but the sun was relentless during the summer months.  She wanted a cover that would both shelter from the sun and provide an escape from sudden rain showers.  The design included 10′ foot ceilings and no exterior walls to enhance the open, airy feel.

Ceiling fans were installed with with light kits to allow for late evening entertaining as well.  Dry-stack stone bases were topped with stone caps.  White 10″ fiberglass columns matching the color of the cover give an iconic look to this outdoor entertaining area, while sharply contrasting the color of the natural stone.  The insulated roof panels truly provided a cool spot during the hottest times of summer.

 

Vinna's Patio Cover

 This project evidences the wide array of services provided by the folks at Quinta Contractors, LLC.  The craftsmen we employ have the abilities to make most any dream a reality.  Whether the project relates to outdoor living, a new kitchen or bathroom remodel, or simply vinyl replacement windows, Quinta is ready to serve.

By:

Bryan Holloway

 

Deborah’s Bathroom

Deborah's Master Bathroom (2)

Deborah’s master bathroom received a makeover suited to her affinty for the lighter side of earth tones.  The sculpted white porcelain bowls for the matching sink basins provided a subtle contrast to the pink hues of the natural stone counter top.  We were able to procure a remnant which was a perfect fit and just large enough to include the back splashes but was reduced in cost due to its size.  The counter tops were finished with a simple ogee edge so as not to distract from their natural beauty.

Deborah's Master Bathroom

The 12″x12″ tile floor was laid on a diagonal pattern with a tile trimmed to 4″x12″ and a 4″x12″ deco tile used to create a border placed on a standard lay along the outer edge.  The walls had 8″x12″ tile placed as a wainscoting with several tiles containing a medallion centered diagonally on those tiles.  The wall tiles continued into the shower and covered the shower seat.  Two inch square tiles were used in the shower floor to follow the contours of the sloped mortar bed beneath.

Deborah's Master Bathroom (3)

A porcelain coated cast iron, claw foot tub was chosen in white to match the sink basins.  Existing cabinetry remained in place and merely needed a fresh coat of paint.  Brushed nickel faucets were installed for sinks, tub, and shower alike.  A new toilet for the water closet and a fresh coat of paint completed this project, providing Quinta Contractors, LLC with yet another satisfied client.

Bryan Holloway