usenaturalstone.orgNatural Stone Institute is pleased to announce that there are currently over 100 articles available on 

Articles on Use Natural Stone cover a wide range of topics related to all aspects of the natural stone industry, from geology, quarrying, and stone selection to fabrication, installation, and maintenance. Articles on the site can be searched via keyword and are divided into three categories: Living with Stone, Working with Stone, and Inspired by Stone. 

Each article is meant to answer the question: “Why use natural stone?” The goal of www.use is to educate and inspire consumers, specifiers and industry professionals to choose genuine natural stone. Stone companies are encouraged to share articles with clients and employees. Articles can easily be shared via social media and in company newsletters.

To learn more about Use Natural Stone and how your company can get involved by providing photography or story ideas, please email 

The Natural Stone Institute is a trade association representing every aspect of the natural stone industry. The current membership exceeds 2,000 members in over 50 nations. The association offers a wide array of technical and training resources, professional development opportunities, regulatory advocacy and networking events. Learn more at