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How to Paint Stucco

Many homeowners aren't aware that stucco can be painted just like other home exteriors, either for maintenance or simply to change the color.  But there's a lot to know about painting this surface. 

According to Debbie Zimmer, spokesperson for the Paint Quality Institute, every exterior...

EIFS

Thinking of changing your siding or building a new home, but you’re confused by the variety of siding materials available to you?  Here’s a quick guide to understanding common siding materials that’ll help you choose the best siding for your home.

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Easy Cleaning and Prep for Exterior Wood Surfaces

When it comes to preparing exterior wood surfaces for painting or other finishing, the proper regimen can mean the difference between a job that's smooth, long-lasting, and professional-looking versus one that quickly shows wear and tear. The pros know that prep determines the topcoat...

Cleaning
Pressure washers are fast and effective cleaning tools that can cut hours off otherwise time-consuming projects. 
Pressure washers have the power to really clean the dirt and grime that can build up on your home over time.  Pressure washers are also a good tool for cleaning a variety of...
Building and Remodeling

Details make all the difference when it comes to a home’s curb appeal, and it’s easy to update your abode with beautiful, durable accents from Fypon’s Stone and Timber collection. The line includes over 270 high-performance polyurethane pieces, featuring either a realistic pre-cast concrete...

Wood

Wood rot can cause major structural damage.  To defeat wood rot, you must destroy it's source. Wood rot is the result of a fungus, which must be eliminated before any repair can be made. A homemade solution of 10% bleach and water will do the trick nicely. Apply the solution generously and let...