LuxeHome® Welcomes Buechel Stone to Its Design Resource Center in Chicago’s Merchandise Mart

(Chicago, IL) LuxeHome, the world’s largest collection of premier boutiques for home building and renovation, located on the first floor of the Merchandise Mart in downtown Chicago, welcomes Buechel Stone, a company known for offering the best and most dependable experience in the natural stone industry for both residential and commercial exteriors.

Buechel Stone debuts in the Design Resource Center at LuxeHome where visitors seek new ideas, whether browsing through elegant vignettes or consulting with resident LuxeHome Concierge to customize their shopping experiences. Megan Ognibene, Stone Design Consultant with Buechel Stone designed the space to accommodate ingenious displays on the walls, along with samples stored beneath a table custom-designed by company COO and owner, Mike Buechel.

“We are thrilled to welcome Buechel Stone to LuxeHome and our Design Resource Center at theMART,” said Blair Loftspring, Managing Director, Leasing and Marketing, theMART. “They excel at delivering an excellent experience, from start to finish. Simply put, they know every person who has played a role in writing their stones’ stories – from their quarries through installation. That level of service makes them the perfect fit for our discerning clientele who seek the best of the best.”

Francis & Alyce Buechel founded the company in 1964, when they made the decision to convert their 125-acre family farm to a quarry. Today, the company quarries and fabricates natural stone in Wisconsin, North Carolina and Kansas. Over the past 56 years, Buechel Stone pioneered several innovations: the production and promotion of Natural Thin Veneer, a WEEP installation system (or drainage plane), formalized dealer training across North America, the largest library of Autodesk-certified architectural content for full & thin stone veneers available in BIM, 3D, & 2D software applications, and most recently became one of the first natural stone veneer brands on Material Bank’s library of sample materials.

LuxeHome® Welcomes Buechel Stone to Its Design Resource Center in Chicago’s Merchandise Mart

“Our mission is to deliver the best experience possible for our clients, from exceptional selections of natural stone to unparalleled service in the industry,” said Mike Buechel, COO and owner of Buechel Stone. “Joining the Design Resource Center at LuxeHome is the natural next step in showcasing our capabilities in an imaginative way to both trade professionals and discerning homeowners.”

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About Buechel Stone
Founded in 1964, Buechel Stone’s mission is to provide the best, most dependable experience through unparalleled service and an exceptional selection of natural stone. The company relies on the finest quarries, artisans and experts to craft stone with pride and care through every step of the process – from extraction to packaging and final inspection. Buechel Stone’s full and thin stone veneers, architectural cut stone products, and natural stone material selection options for stone panels are now in the company of thousands of materials from hundreds of leading brands on a single site,

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