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Traditional stucco repairs are a common solution for any sand and cement based exterior. A mixture of lime, sand, cement and water can patch up most failed areas and finished to restore to original. After all loose material cleaned up with any wire/paper sealing the application usually requires a double base coat and finished with a thinner, textured and color matched with paint or original pigment.
These can be smaller repairs in nature usually some cracking, Loose wiring and “heaving” or bulging with incorrect installations and mixes + decades of weather damages.”
Conventional Stucco Repair
This type of stucco is common in Calgary and area. It’s durable and can stand up to the harsh winters when installed correctly, it can last the lifetime of the structure. It’s a breathable system with a 2X tar papered building envelope, flashing and sealing that handles the moisture and drainage. Has a variety of Color’s and textures to choose from .
We use Imasco minerals finishing mixes and original pigments in all our repair work to attain the highest quality finishes.
THE ADVANTAGES :
Why do you need to hire a stucco contractor?
A stucco contractor is responsible for maintaining the exterior of your home. If there are any cracks or holes in your exterior walls, a stucco contractor will be able to fix them. They can also patch up holes in your stucco or brickwork. If you want to maintain the appearance of your home, you should hire a stucco contractor. They will be able to give you tips on how to keep your home looking its best.
your stucco has cracks, stains, peeling or missing pieces from a foundation shift, water intrusion/poor drainage, poor installation and maintenance etc…
Calgary and foothills area have a unique weather pattern with chinook temperatures and the freeze/thaw cycle is very damaging especially with poor drainage.
If your stucco has cracks in it, there are two main types: horizontal and vertical cracks. Horizontal cracks may appear as spider webs across your home, while vertical cracks occur when moisture gets trapped between the layers of stucco.
This may be caused by improper application or poor maintenance practices over time. You may also see peeling on the surface or edges of your home’s exterior walls due to age or sun exposure.
Missing pieces usually occur around doorways and windows where water damage occurs frequently due to storms and other natural occurrences such as melting snow off roof tops onto walls during winter months.
When it comes to stucco repair and patch services in Calgary, there are many reasons why you need them. Stucco is a type of plaster that is used on the exterior of your home or business. However, over time, stucco can become damaged due to various factors such as:
Pests such as termites and carpenter ants can cause damage to your stucco. They can burrow into it or lay eggs inside the material which will create cracks. This makes it easy for moisture to get inside your home and cause further damage to your property.
Water damage affects all types of materials over time but stucco is particularly susceptible because water can easily seep through cracks and cause more extensive damage than other types of building materials would sustain.
Strong winds can cause cracks in your stucco which will allow water to get inside your home or business where it could cause mold growth or other problems with your property’s structure.
We provide a wide variety of stucco repair services, including: