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Info on Stucco and Plastering-- February, 2005
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Number 13 in my 13 point list for preventing

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Dormer on
                  slate roof
Stucco is put on dormers and chimneys first
on this slate roof house
We didn't know to tear off the tyvek back then.

13 point list for preventing cracks
Point thirteen in my thirteen point list for crack prevention.
I had to come up with another point this is a big one click here.
Load down slate or spanish tile roofs first.

I made a site map. Click here if you get lost. See how Swami was born.
I have had to slack off a lot on my site due to the demands of business.


I am in Northern Virginia, in the Washington, DC area, but please write me from anywhere.

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by Reggie Bullard
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Mystic secrets revealed.
I get at least 3 good questions a week. Here are a couple. I try to answer everybody. 
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Slate roof,what to do?

attaching a ledger board

Diamond mesh lath upside down?

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