How do I paint stucco houses?

Answer PreparationPrepare the stucco house by washing the stucco with a low 1200 to 1500 psi power washer before painting. This removes dust and debris. Inspect the stucco surface looking for loose, peeli... Read More »

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Can you paint stucco?

On One Hand: You Can Paint StuccoStucco needs to sit for at least 60 days so it can cure, but after the exterior plaster has cured, painting is a wise choice. Today's paints are very durable, and t... Read More »

How to Paint Stucco?

Painting stucco can be difficult because it has a textured surface. Doing the task correctly requires meticulous attention to detail and patience. However, once you paint stucco successfully it can... Read More »

How to Paint Synthetic Stucco?

Synthetic stucco – aka, exterior insulation and finish systems, or EIFS -- burst onto the homebuilding scene a few decades ago. Decades later, the new kid on the block has gone the way of other t... Read More »

What type of paint should one use on a stucco house?

Stucco--the material used to coat the exterior of homes--is a durable, attractive exterior finish that you can leave as-is or paint. Use only high-quality paint to avoid the need to scrape, power w... Read More »