Our founder, Laura Grandlienard, was recently interviewed about shop safety for an article in the May issue of Stone World. Here’s an excerpt written by Jennifer Richinelli and Jason Kamery. You can read the full article at the Stone World website.
Recently Rockin’teriors participated in the “Walls of Honor” project with the Gary Sinise Foundation and The Natural Stone Institute to honor USMC Sergeant Michael Frazier and his wife Monica. We’re participating in this project to build a home for Sgt. Frazier, who was wounded overseas while helping to preserve our freedom.
RALEIGH, N.C. – ROCKin’teriors, the region’s only woman-owned stone fabricator, recently earned the coveted designation of “Accredited Natural Stone Fabricator” by the Marble Institute of America (MIA) and Building Stone Institute (BSI). The two organizations recently united to form MIA+BSI: The Natural Stone Institute. ROCKin’teriors is one of only 94 companies to achieve accreditation among the industry’s 17,000 stone fabricators in North America. The eco-friendly business operates its workshop and showroom in Raleigh, N.C., with commercial and residential installation projects throughout North Carolina.
You’ve probably asked yourself the question, “why do I like natural stone?” Well, The Natural Stone Institute’s blog, UseNaturalStone.com, offers the answers! The website is a portal for educational resource and real-life stories on the impact stone has on individuals. Like this one we shared on Facebook about the healing abilities of natural stone, and more recently, how natural stone helped bring a wedding to life during a hurricane.
We’re honored to have this story of our client shared with the world. We love the beauty of Mother Nature and speaking to the opportunities and love natural stone can bring. Thanks to The Natural Stone Institute for sharing our story!