People are always looking for a way to cut down on stress.  Life, can be stressful.  Even here in the first world.  Whether it is work demands, family demands, social obligations, or just the daily To-Do list, our every day tasks can get our cortisol levels soaring.  The last thing you want to do, especially nearing the holiday season, is to add one more thing to your list that is going to bump up the stress-meter.

For many, redoing their home can be a huge stress provoker.  Because of this, lots of people will shy away from it completely, succumbing to living with retro wallpaper forever.  Well, if you are one of these people, we at Faux Direct have a solution to you.  Do not believe the myth that renovating your home has to be a stressful task.  You can actually create a gorgeous homemaker with zero stress through the use of faux stone panels.

FD stone installation exterior

Faux stone panels from Faux Direct look and feel exactly like authentic stone.  This is due to the high quality polyurethane foam they were cast from.  Because of this, they are extremely affordable.  What is more comforting than saving a few bucks?  Especially this time of year!  You can even install them all on your own.

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We promise, that even you (perhaps the opposite of a DIYer) can apply your own faux stone paneling in a matter of hours.

They are super lightweight, and all you need is a few standard tools and either caulk or glue.  They come with a step-by-step tutorial that is straightforward and easy to follow.  All you need is a little willpower and you can get the job done in a single afternoon.

Worried about upkeep?  Don’t be.  Faux stone panels are the easiest to maintain.  They are easy to clean; all you need is a damp rag (no harsh chemicals) because they are impervious to moisture.  This means nothing will penetrate the surface to create mold, mildew, or rot.  They are also UV resistant and weatherproof, should you choose to use them outdoors.  We guarantee that your faux stone panels will look amazing for years to come, and that is without you hardly having to lift a finger.

Head to Faux Direct and check out our ‘Applications’ section to see all the ways you can use faux stone paneling and cut back on stress!