Stucco Remediation Archives

  • 15
  • Sep2021

Should I Fix My Stucco Before Putting My Home on the Market?

Should I Fix My Stucco Before Putting My Home on the Market?

It’s a seller’s market out there, so many homeowners are sprucing up their home and selling to take advantage of the opportunity. Whether you are selling your home soon or not, if your stucco is failing, it should be addressed. The longer you wait to remediate or replace faulty stucco, the bigger the problem becomes.  […]

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  • 18
  • Aug2021

How to Decide if Your Stucco Should Be Repaired or Replaced

How to Decide if Your Stucco Should Be Repaired or Replaced

When stucco siding fails, if you don’t address it, you could compromise your biggest investment—your home.  Stucco is prone to developing cracks and holes in it that allow water to permeate and damage it. Small holes can turn into bigger ones, along with more moisture exposure and damage such as wood rot, and unhealthy mold […]

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  • 14
  • Jun2021

What Happens During the Stucco Remediation Process?

What Happens During the Stucco Remediation Process?

Chances are, your warm, inviting stucco home looks lovely on the outside. However, you may not realize that there’s a pesky problem festering beneath your stucco siding—moisture damage. Unfortunately, hidden stucco damage can put the value of your home at risk. Signs that your home may be suffering beneath your stucco exterior include stains, cracks, […]

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  • 25
  • May2021

The Cost and Value of Hardie Siding for a Full Siding Replacement

The Cost and Value of Hardie Siding for a Full Siding Replacement

If you’ve begun the process of looking for a replacement siding for your home, then the numbers are likely already starting to crunch in your head. How much is a siding replacement going to cost you? Is it worth the money you’ll be putting into it? If you ever decide to sell, will you see […]

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  • 13
  • May2021

How to Determine the Level of Moisture Damage Behind Stucco

How to Determine the Level of Moisture Damage Behind Stucco

Stucco is a beautiful and popular siding option. Many homeowners love the simple yet elevated way it makes a home look. And while it shares its own set of benefits, it can have a major downfall in the form of moisture damage, especially for homeowners who live in the Chester County region. But the good […]

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  • 13
  • Apr2021

Is James Hardie Siding Moisture Resistant?

Is James Hardie Siding Moisture Resistant?

Water can seep into your stucco siding and result in rot, mold and mildew. The longer it goes undetected, the greater the need for repairs or siding replacement. Stucco fails most home exteriors due to excessive moisture from snow, rain, or ice in your area, or due to its poor installation. Many homeowners don’t even […]

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  • 12
  • Mar2021

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Stucco Replacement?

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Stucco Replacement?

You probably loved the look of your stucco siding after your contractor first installed it. However, after several years, you may begin to notice telltale signs of stucco deterioration, like water damage, mold growth, and humidity in your home. If you’ve noticed your home’s exterior is deteriorating, you might be planning to use your homeowner’s […]

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  • 23
  • Feb2021

7 Must-Have Tips to Design Your Siding Replacement with James Hardie Siding Products

7 Must-Have Tips to Design Your Siding Replacement with James Hardie Siding Products

Upgrading your exterior with gorgeous, long-lasting James Hardie siding? You’ll want to give thought to your new design scheme. With so many color and style patterns to choose from these days, it’s an exciting time to give your home a facelift. And hiring a James Hardie Preferred siding contractor will ensure your new dream design […]

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  • 23
  • Feb2021

How Hidden Stucco Failure Puts Your Home Value at Risk

How Hidden Stucco Failure Puts Your Home Value at Risk

Do you have stucco siding? If so, you’ll want to pay careful attention — because you may have years of damage lurking just underneath the surface. Moisture can creep its way unseen behind your lovely stucco walls — resulting in mold, mildew, and rot that compounds over time. The longer the issue stays invisible and […]

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  • 22
  • Feb2021

Should I Repair or Replace My Stucco Siding?

Should I Repair or Replace My Stucco Siding?

Homes with stucco siding are common in southeastern Pennsylvania — and that means many homeowners have been forced to address the challenges of stucco deterioration. Cracked, missing or broken off pieces of siding make your house unsightly, and can also mask more serious issues, such as a failing home exterior due to moisture damage. When […]

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