How to Install Stone Facing

Step-by-step instructions and pictures for how to install stone facing.

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Trowel
  • Stapler
  • Tin snips
  • Tape measure
  • Utility knife
  • Cold chisel
  • Hammer

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Wall sheathing
  • Water-resistant paper
  • Lath
  • Masonry mortar
  • Stone
  • Corner stone