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                StuccoWrap vs.

            Tarpaper wins !
Stucco wrap
 Stucco wrap by dupont is put to the test. I got a sample piece of StuccoWrap at Wonder's building supply in Oxen Hill, MD. for the test.

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Next Month:
I am going to Seattle to for a workshop for
Milestone products, and to visit Don Latimer.
Check out some of Don Latimer's work:
Ceiling by Don Latimer
  A Barrel vault ceiling is given the illusion of a gothic vault. Stucco stones fan out from the corners. With the pattern and placement of the lights, the appearance is created of a gothic vault. 

I was really saddened to learn of the death of Don Miles, developer of Milestone products. Don was a great plasterer, and a big influence on our work.

Ask the pros
by Reggie Bullard

I get at least 3 good questions a week. Here are a couple. I try to answer everybody.
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Never ever use Plaster weld, link or other
bonding agent on the outside of a building
on painted stucco or block. IT WILL FAIL.

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Stucco on old block

One coat  "stucco"

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

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