Faux-Stone is a start up company from Sweetwater Pools inc. It's conception
in early 1999.
Company purpose is to fill a void in the
artificial rock manufacturing industry.
Faux-Stone is cast in place or made from
molds captured from nature.
Faux-Stone is designed to resemble
natural stone or rock, but without the maintenance.
Faux-Stone comes to it's own were real stone
is not feasibly, due to location or application.
History of Faux-Stone
False or Faux-Stone is thought to originate
(in this country) from Hollywood.
It's uses have been seen in countless movies
and television shows. Also appearing on a larger scale in Zoos, Botanical
Gardens and Theme parks.
Faux-Stone uses are limited only by your
imagination. Some uses include.
Landscape boulders, Retainer walls, Pillars, Greek ruins,
Commercial store fronts, Planters and tree rings Swimming pools, water falls and features
Movie sets and stage production, Interior and exterior application, Zoos, Theme parks and Botanical Gardens.
Lightweight and durable, glass fiber
reinforced concrete (GFRC) panels
provide unlimited diversity in color and
Faux-Stone manufactures GFRC panels using
a cement/ aggregate slurry reinforced
throughout with alkali-resistant glass
Panels weight from 8 to 12 pounds per
Economical, easy and quick to install,
fire resistant and energy efficient.
Faux-Stone designs, fabricates and
installs GFRC panels on a turnkey basis, working
closely with designers, owners and
contractors to develop the most cost effective approach.
GFRC panels are an excellent choice for
very decorative and intricate shapes and applications.
GFRC is often selected over carved
concrete due to the fact that
it is a copy of nature, without using
Cast in place concrete with steel reinforcing
also secondary reinforcing obtained with glass fibers
G.F.R.C. rock panels offering the most
Any shape can be obtained due to the
properties of concrete.
Many different colors and textures are
Most small installations can be completed in
two to seven days.
Faux-Stone can be applied over any solid
surface or metal lath.
Faux-Stone is impervious to rain, hail and
Faux-Stone weighs much less than natural
stone and rock.
8031 North Wilshire Court suite A.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73132
405)417-1490 Office 405)417-1490 Studio
|Fireplace we installed at
"Tony's Tree Plantation" early 2012