Stone has traditionally been expensive, but in recent times artificial, or faux stone, has come a long way in looking more realistic, and has brought a much more affordable option to the market.
Three Ways to Make a stone exterior more affordable
1. Artificial, or faux, stone, has evolved into a stylish synthetic alternative to real stone, and costs roughly half the price of materials as real stone. Here are some pictures to show some different looks that can be achieved with synthetic stone.