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21 October 2009

Cold Spring Granite featured in Construction Specifier Magazine


Known as a leader in the natural stone industry, Cold Spring Granite was asked to provide input for the October issue of the Construction Specifier, the official publication of the Construction Specifications Institute.

The article, authored by Cold Spring Granite Senior V.P. of Commercial Sales, Dan Rea, provides the information architects and specifiers find helpful when specifying stone to avoid project mishaps and ensure success. The article covers industry best practices; ASTM test data used while specifying granite; tips on how to avoid common pitfalls; criteria used when selecting the best finish application for the project; information on using granite as a sustainable building material; and how it can contribute to the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system.

To learn more on specifying granite, read the complete Set in Stone  article published by the Construction Specifier Magazine.

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