PBM design and build blog for how tos ,tips and ideas to your indoor and outdoor natural stone, brick, manufactured stone, stone veneer and other projects.

Welcome to Peninsula Building Materials' Design & Build Blog!  PBM specializes in natural stone, manufactured stone, brick, pavers, natural stone veneer and more. Stay in tune with industry trends, new building material products and local project highlights. Follow our best practices and tips for successful landscape, hardscape and interior stone project completion. Let us help you find the best products that represents the look, feel and integrity of your design.

PBM Blog covering topics related to outdoor hardscape and alndscape projects using high quality natural stone, bricks, pavers, manufactured stone. Serving Northern California since 1923.
walnut creek showroom with displays for natural stone, brick, manufactured stone, and more

Grand Opening: Walnut Creek Showroom

Peninsula Building Materials Co. is pleased to announce the Grand Opening of its Walnut Creek Showroom. This masonry showroom is ...
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Why natural stone for your house interior.

Top Picks For Natural Stone

Our houses are one of the most important investments we’ll ever make. Natural stone is the kind of investment that ...
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Natural Stone 101

Chiseled: A Natural Stone Conversation Your friends walk into your home and see the new natural stone fireplace. You hear ...
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building materials for your driveway using interlocking pavers

Upgrade your Driveway with Interlocking Pavers

Homeowners in Northern California are all too familiar with the sight of cracked and broken concrete driveways. Not only are ...
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Romancing the Stone: True Art of Masonry

A passion project gives you satisfaction and happiness.  Large or small, it provides great satisfaction in both the eye of ...
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At PBM we carry a variety of bluestone pavers for you next project.

Bluestone Upgrades A Patio or Walkway With Natural Stone

Bluestone pavers are a great way to add a beautiful walkway or patio to your home. With bluestone, you’ll  find ...
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