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EIFS Repair kickout flashing

Understanding the Importance of Kickout Flashing in EIFS Stucco Applications

https://youtu.be/nLMIr7C7Lmc Introduction When it comes to EIFS (Exterior Insulation and Finish System) stucco applications, every detail matters. One often overlooked yet crucial component is the kickout flashing. This small piece of material plays a significant role in preventing moisture intrusion, a common problem in older versions of EIFS stucco applications. The Role of Kickout Flashing […]

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EIFS stucco heavy mesh

Strengthening The EIFS Wall Assembly with Heavy Mesh: A Comprehensive Guide

Introduction: Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems (EIFS) have transformed the construction industry by offering an energy efficient, cost effective and visually appealing alternative to conventional building methods. A vital element that contributes to the robustness and longevity of EIFS is the utilization of fiberglass mesh. When it comes to high traffic areas and ground floors,

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Painting an Older EIFS stucco home a step by step guide

Painting an Older EIFS Stucco Home: A Step-by-Step Guide

https://youtu.be/lAVrVez30LA Exterior Insulation and Finish System (EIFS), is a popular exterior siding system that provides the structure with insulation, weather resistance, and aesthetic value to buildings.  It is also frequently known as Dryvit or synthetic stucco. Here is an easy-to-follow step-by-step guide to help you get the best results when painting an EIFS stucco building

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EIFS synthetic stucco inspection

EIFS Synthetic Stucco Inspection Guidelines

https://youtu.be/5-_9dw-uW9M EIFS Synthetic Stucco Inspection Guidelines   Due to their energy efficiency and adaptability in design, Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems (EIFS) are a popular option for building exteriors. However, to preserve the longevity and efficacy of Exterior Insulation and Finish System, proper inspection and maintenance are essential. In this post, we’ll go through the

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replacing windows on an EIFS synthetic stucco home in Michigan

Replacing Windows on a Synthetic Stucco Wrapped Home

https://youtu.be/mE8Y1b1sKqA EIFS, also referred as Dryvit or synthetic stucco, has gained popularity among homeowners because of its resilience, low maintenance needs, and energy-saving qualities. Yet, it is essential to work with a specialist with knowledge in EIFS stucco installation and maintenance when it comes to replacing windows on a house covered in synthetic stucco.  We

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Stucco Michigan

From Traditional to Synthetic: The Transformation of Stucco in Michigan

https://youtu.be/JIwjQ1drXmw Stucco in Michigan  With time, Michigan’s conventional stucco has faded away due to the state’s ever-changing weather conditions. In earlier times when people thought Portland-based cement could survive for more than a century; in truth, it can bear just over one hundred freeze-thaw cycles before failing. Unfortunately, Michigan winters witness several freezing and thawing

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Stucco 101

EIFS Stucco 101: A Beginner’s Guide to this Innovative Building Technique

https://youtu.be/fOZNTHndb5Y EIFS Stucco   Synthetic Stucco is a widely used building technique that has gained popularity in recent years due to its numerous benefits. EIFS, or Exterior Insulation and Finish System, is a type of stucco that provides superior insulation and energy efficiency to buildings. If you’re new to the world of construction and building techniques,

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EIFS Dryvit Stucco

The Benefits of Choosing Stucco Dryvit for Your Home’s Exterior

https://youtu.be/BMhf4bUqVwg Stucco Dryvit If you’re looking to update your home’s exterior, you might be wondering what materials you should use. One option that’s becoming increasingly popular is stucco Dryvit ™. This material offers a variety of benefits that make it an attractive choice for homeowners. Not only does it give your home a sleek and

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Maintain and repair EIFS stucco

How to Maintain and Repair Synthetic Stucco on Michigan Homes

https://youtu.be/I2HHTPscYFU Stucco Michigan As a homeowner in Michigan, you know that the weather can take a toll on your home’s exterior. Synthetic stucco, also known as Exterior Insulation and Finish System (EIFS), is a popular choice for many Michigan homes due to its durability and energy efficiency. However, over time, even the toughest synthetic stucco

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