About Josh Braen

Josh Braen is the general manager of Braen Supply. He manages both the inside and outside sales staff and oversees all day-to-day operations.

5 Tools Every Contractor Installing Veneer Stone Should Be Using

Since the earliest days of man, stone has been among the most sought-after building materials. In addition to looking beautiful, stone is extremely strong, durable, and weather resistant. It’s no wonder, then, that so many NJ homeowners are still itching to use stone in the design of their homes. While constructing a home entirely of [...]

By |May 4th, 2018|Masonry Supplies, Veneer|0 Comments

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet on Veneer Stone

If you’ve been paying attention to the latest style trends in home design, you’re well aware that veneer stone is extremely popular right now. This affordable and practical alternative to traditional stone construction makes it possible for homeowners to enjoy the exquisite beauty and sophistication of natural stone - regardless of weight restrictions and budgetary [...]

By |May 4th, 2018|Masonry Supplies, Veneer|0 Comments

Does Veneer Stone Get Discolored?

If you’ve ever seen veneer stone used as a decorative element for the exterior or interior of a home, you already know that the material looks absolutely stunning. The simple application of stone veneers can instantaneously transform the appearance of any house and create a look that will stand out from the crowd and impress [...]

By |May 4th, 2018|Masonry Supplies, Veneer|0 Comments

Why We Love A Stone Façade (And You Should, Too!)

Mother Nature has been supplying the world with natural stone like granite and river rock since the dawn of time, and ever since man started building structures, we have been infatuated with that natural stone. Stone construction has a certain degree of sophistication and elegance about it, while still remaining charming and inviting. It’s no [...]

By |May 4th, 2018|Masonry Supplies, Veneer|0 Comments

How To Care For Veneer Stone

If you’ve fallen in love with the look of veneer stone, you’re not alone. In fact, stone veneer has become one of the hottest trends in both exterior and interior home design. It’s easy and affordable to completely transform the look of your NJ house with a stone veneer that speaks to your individual tastes, [...]

By |May 4th, 2018|Masonry Supplies, Veneer|0 Comments

3 Things Every Homeowner Should Know About Veneer Stone

Veneer stone is a gorgeous architectural element that can add value to any home. Generally, stone veneers are used as a decorative means of covering either the exterior and interior walls of a house. These veneers may be crafted from real stone, or they may be comprised of manufactured stone. Because both types of veneers [...]

By |May 1st, 2018|Masonry Supplies, Veneer|0 Comments

Full Guide for Using Stone on Homes: How to & Style Options

As a homeowner, you want your property to stand out – in a good way. Instead of being just another cookie-cutter house, you want yours to exemplify your unique personality and sense of style. One fantastic way of achieving these objectives is to work with stone. Stone has long been revered for its elegance and [...]

By |February 9th, 2018|Landscape Supplies, Masonry Supplies, Veneer|0 Comments

What Is The Best Stone for Outdoor Patios?

A new stone patio can completely transform the look of your property. In addition to looking fabulous, a quality stone patio allows you to get the most out of your outdoor living space while increasing your home’s value and curb appeal. In order to be truly happy with your patio, you need to take the [...]

By |February 9th, 2018|Outdoor Living|0 Comments

The 4 Tones of Techo-Bloc Aberdeen Slabs

If you keep up with our blog, you've probably seen us rave about Techo-Bloc Aberdeen pavers once or twice. Who can blame us? These incredible, geometrical and oh-so-bold slabs add a touch of sophistication and style to any landscape - almost effortlessly! Whether used to pave a driveway, an outdoor living room, a swimming pool [...]

By |February 8th, 2018|Techo-Bloc|0 Comments

The Complete Techo-Bloc Installation Guide: Pavers, Slabs & More

Everyone loves Techo-Bloc! As a leading designer and manufacturer of high quality, affordable hardscaping and landscaping materials, Techo-Bloc has quickly become the "go-to" option for NJ homeowners looking to upgrade their properties with gorgeous pavers and slabs. Making the decision to work with Techo-Bloc pavers and slabs is only part of the process, though. From [...]

By |February 8th, 2018|Techo-Bloc|0 Comments