How to Order Cast Stone Planters
The Garden Gates’ line of cast stone planters
from Campania come in a number of shapes, sizes and finishes to work with any outdoor decor. Deciding on which cast stone planters are best for you can be tricky, but here are some frequently asked questions to guide you when choosing garden planters from The Garden Gates.
What are the different sizes of garden planters? Campania International is a leader in outdoor decor, and their garden planters come in sizes ranging from 7” to 40” and everything in between. Many are urn shaped, but there is also a great selection of rectangle, square and object shaped planters.
What are garden planters made of? Campania’s outdoor planters are made of cast stone, a high density mix known for its strength and durability. Cast stone is a refined architectural concrete that resembles natural cut stone and that can be stained for a desired appearance. Cast stone dates back to castle building and is commonly used in the construction of bridges, cathedrals and skyscrapers today.
How will cast stone outdoor planters age? Cast stone garden planters achieve a natural aged look over time. Campania’s stains and finishes will give each garden planter the appearance that is has already begun to age naturally.
What colors does cast stone come in? Campania offers 12 different patinas and stains for choosing the best colors to suit your outdoor decor. Watch our color video to explore all of your options.
How do I care for cast stone in cold weather? Cast stone will survive the elements, but certain precautions should be taken especially in freezing weather. Simply raise your garden planters off the ground before a freeze using pot risers or 2 strips of wood so that the planter will not crack. If there will not be a plant in the container over the winter, turn the planter upside down also.
Do Campania’s garden planters have drainage holes? Yes, all of Campania International’s cast stone planters have drainage holes.
What kinds of plants go in cast stone garden planters? Any kind of plant can be planted in a cast stone garden planter. Plant annuals, perennials or topiaries in your garden planters for a beautiful look to change out seasonally or to keep year round.
Do Campania’s outdoor planters come with a warranty? Campania International has a 1 year warranty on the workmanship of the product.
How soon will I receive my cast stone planters? Once your order is processed, Campania will use a special process to stain the cast stone to your desired color. Please allow 7-10 days for this to dry, and the product will ship to you in standard delivery time.
These questions will be helpful to ask yourself before choosing garden planters from The Garden Gates’ selection of Campania International:
- What kind of space is this going? (Home, office, public area)
- How large is the space?
- What is the color and style of existing stone in your outdoor area? Examine bricks, paved patios, walkways, fountains, etc
- What is the look of your existing outdoor decor?
- What types of plants do you intend to go in your new planters?
The Garden Gates’ team of architects and designers is here seven days a week to assist you in selecting the best in cast stone planters for your outdoor area. Browse our selection with these questions in mind and call us 1-877-780-6699 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for personal assistance and advice when choosing the perfect outdoor garden planters for you.