|We did the whole wall (right side) so it all matched.
Old front wall remained intact.
|The whole house had different textures on each wall. Here,
texture is matched.
|Old stucco stripped off the old wall
so the wall would blend in with the addition.
The old stucco was in good shape,
we just tore it off so the whole wall would be uniform. Note how the circa 1930 sheathing
is still in like new condition, demonstrating
how real stucco protects the wood.
Compare with the 5 year old sheathing below that had EIFS garbage applied.
up scaffold to tear off EIFS garbage.
|EIFS garbage is
easily scraped off with a garden spade.
|Typical of the
extensive rot found under the EIFS. Compare
sheathing on this 5 year old house with the sheathing on
the 70+ year old house above.