5 Bay Area Haunted Homes

In celebration of All Hallows’ Eve, we’ve rounded up 5 historic Bay Area homes that will give you the creeps. From Sarah Winchester’s head spinning labyrinth to the haunting of Mary Lake at the Queen Anne Hotel, these abodes are sure to make your skin crawl. 1. Winchester Mystery House. San Jose, CA The stories […]

Bay Area Architecture Takes ‘Pride’ in 4 Castro Neighborhood Gems

With the Supreme Court ruling DOMA (the Defense of Marriage Act) unconstitutional and San Francisco re-legalizing gay marriage, gay communities all over the country had every reason to celebrate. To join in the spirit of equality, we take you to San Francisco’s Castro District, one of the biggest and most prominent gay destinations in America, […]

Gentry Home’s First Designer Showhouse Debuts with All Natural Stone’s Products

May was an exciting month for All Natural Stone as their products were featured in two of the Bay Area’s prominent designer showcases. We not only collaborated with Z Dimension’s design to create a marble fireplace in the San Francisco Decorator Showcase (as seen in last week’s blog), we also collaborated with designers Leslie Emlay […]

Z Dimensions Design Rocks the SF Decorator Showcase with Some All Natural Stone…Stones

It was a bustling day on Divisadero as a large crowd lined up outside this year’s San Francisco Decorator Showcase house. Twenty-three of the most reputable designers in the Bay Area gathered to transform the rooms in a 1920’s Georgian mansion. All Natural Stone was proud to contribute to this charitable cause by providing Artistic […]

4 Top Designed San Francisco Restaurants to Satisfy Your Appetite

San Francisco is famous for many things: breath-taking coastal views, majestic skylines, and rich cultural diversity. It is also a highly sought after destination for design, architecture, and culinary art. There really is no other place that satisfies the appetites of both designers and foodies quite like the city by the bay. It is almost […]

Storybook Homes in Burlingame, CA Bring Fairytales to Life

When you think back to your childhood, you realize how much curiosity, fantasy, and magic filled your time and imagination. Growing up—more likely than not—your parents have worn out their voices and the covers of every single fairytale book on your shelf in their efforts to send you off into a deep slumber. Perhaps, you’ve […]

5 Black and Orange Tiles to Get You in the Spirit of Halloween and to Celebrate the World Series Victory of Our Beloved San Francisco Giants!

Black and orange are in the air—everywhere—and why shouldn’t they be with Hollow’s Eve upon us and the San Francisco Giants once again bringing home the World Series title this year!!!! We would like to join in celebration and express our excitement by showing off some of our own black and orange tiles! 1. Pratt […]

4 Frank Lloyd Wright Buildings Give Testament to Northern California’s Prestigious Architecture

Famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright had over 1,000 finished structures and design projects. Though most of his work can be found in the east coast, it is no surprise that Wright’s organic and geometrical design aesthetics fit right in California’s lifestyle, culture, and environment. The following are four notable Frank Lloyd Wright buildings found scattered […]

San Francisco Sutro Bath Ruins

We spend a lot of time admiring magnificently designed bathrooms, and sometimes even stunning ocean-side infinity pools. How about we travel back to the late 19th century and fuse those two ideas together? Take a moment out of your Monday to look at the modern ruins of the great Sutro Baths bathhouse of San Francisco. […]