Native Custom Stone is continually improving the way we manufacture our stone veneers with conscience efforts to protect and preserve our environment.
Below, is a list of the reasons why Native Custom Stone is the best choice in siding for your LEED projects!
REGIONAL PRIORITY (RP)
With our manufacturing facility conveniently located in Dawsonville, GA, Native Custom Stone
produces stone within 500 miles radius of the majority of the projects we supply. We also purchase our raw materials for manufacturing locally.
MATERIALS AND RESOURCES (MR)
Native Custom Stone packages our stone veneers in recycled corrugated boxes, therefore drastically reducing the amount of cardboard and paper waste.
Native Custom Stone protects our natural stone resources by reducing the amount that has to be excavated around the United States .In addition, our manufactured veneers are more than half the weight of natural stone considerably reducing installation time and costs, as well as
shipping weights and which in turn reduces fuel usage and cost
Native Custom Stone offers a 50 year warranty making it one of the most long lasting and durable siding options available. Our lightweight concrete and expanded clay mixture which will not
rot, rust, or burn.
Native Custom Stone is a nearly maintenance free material saving energy, time and money compared to alternative materials such as wood, vinyl or stucco.
Native Custom Stone’s veneers are manufactured using concrete which is recyclable and therefore any construction site waste can be ground and recycled.
Native Custom Stone’s concrete based veneers contribute to thermal mass and can help moderate interior temperatures and reduce energy usage for heating and cooling.
WATER EFFICIENCY (WE)
Native Custom Stone uses a commercial digital water meter to maximize water usage during the manufacturing process.
ENERGY & ATMOSPHERE (AE)
Native Custom Stone uses a Rinnai tankless water heater which provides our plant with one the most energy efficient water heater available.