Have you ever noticed a white discoloration or coating on your stucco? It could be efflorescence. Now, you might wonder, ‘Is efflorescence a problem?’ Unfortunately, if there’s a lot of it, then you can’t ignore it. So, in today’s blog, we’ll talk about what is efflorescence, if it’s a problem, and what you can do about it. What is Efflorescence? First, we need to understand what we mean by efflorescence. Otherwise, we can’t know what it means for your stucco. Stucco efflorescence looks like a powdery white … [Read more...] about Is Efflorescence a Problem?
Stucco as a siding material has a long list of pros. It's energy efficient, fire resistant, low maintenance, and adds great curb appeal to your home's exterior. Its smooth, traditional look has made it a popular choice for homeowners. However, every rose has its thorn, and one of stucco's spiky thorns is moisture! Read on to learn about the most common stucco moisture problems, and the steps you can take to remedy these issues. Moisture: Stucco's Arch-Nemesis Stucco is great in climates that are warm and dry, … [Read more...] about Most Common Stucco Moisture Problems