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How to choose a stone fabricator

With so many options to consider when choosing granite, marble or other stone for your project, selecting the right product can be intimidating. You will want to make sure your stone fabricator and installer provides a range of services:

  • takes the time to thoroughly explain the characteristics of natural and engineered stone options
  • provides a step-by-step explanation of the entire fabrication and installation process
  • has a staff that is well-educated in all aspects of designing, fabricating and installing both natural and engineered stone
  • is accredited by the Marble Institute of America (MIA)
  • is a direct stone importer
  • uses advanced technology like waterjet cutters and in-line polishing machines
  • has relationships with a range of subcontractors, like plumbers and tile setters, to facilitate the entire project

Expert Stone Fabricators and Installers

Natural Stone Designs, Inc. takes the time to provide not only a comprehensive review of the distinct characteristics of natural and engineered stone options available but also a step-by-step explanation of the entire fabrication and installation process. Our team of stone experts includes sales staff, in-house interior designer, and fabricators with over 130 years combined experience will set your mind at ease and earn your trust as the only Marble Institute of America (MIA) Accredited Fabricator in the state of Oregon.

Direct Stone Importer

As direct importers, Natural Stone Designs Inc. hand-picks the most beautiful, exotic stones from quarries around the world, which allows you a broad selection of unique, gorgeous stone. We always offer free quotations on stone fabrication and installation. Once you have chosen the perfect stone for your custom project, Natural Stone Designs’ quality focused production team, using the most advanced digital measuring systems, in conjunction with our state-of-the-art waterjet cutting technology and in-line polishing machines, will begin your project. You can be assured of the most accurate installation possible with our advanced digital system.

Commitment to Customer Satisfaction

Our commitment to customer satisfaction does not stop at stone installation. With over 20 years of commitment to customer satisfaction, we have partnered with equally dedicated, locally-licensed contractors to complete your entire project. From arranging plumbing and appliance connections to custom backsplashes and flooring by quality tile setters, Natural Stone Designs, Inc. will help see your project through to completion; view a few examples of stone countertop projects that we’ve completed recently. Visit our showroom of limitless possibilities, meet our designer and take a tour of our fabrication operation to see exactly how our adherence to MIA’s code of ethics earned Natural Stone Designs, Inc. the distinction of being Oregon’s only Accredited Fabricator.

Marble Institute of America Code of Ethics for Accredited Companies

As a stone fabricator accredited by the Marble Institute of America, Natural Stone Designs, Inc. pledges adherence to the following principles and policies:

  • Our primary objective is a satisfied and happy customer, be it a homeowner, a building owner, or a design professional.
  • We will maintain and conduct business in accordance with fair and honorable standards of competition.
  • Honesty, integrity, quality, and professionalism guide our firm’s business philosophy.
  • High standards of health, safety, and product quality will be incorporated into every installation.
  • We shall deal fairly with customers, as well as with our employees, our subcontractors, and our suppliers.
  • We encourage research to develop new materials, techniques, tools, and equipment, as well as improved methods of stone fabrication and installation.
  • We pledge to assist in the education and product knowledge of our firm’s clients and customers (builders, kitchen & bath dealers, architects, designers, and homeowners) before, during, and after installation.
  • We shall strive to promote a spirit of cooperation within the industry.

We assume these responsibilities freely and solemnly, mindful that they are continuing conditions to, and part of our obligation as an accredited company.