Stucco is one of the characteristics of Spanish style house. This material is useful to create a beautiful architectural design of Spanish style house and it makes people recognize a house design as a Spanish style. However, the main problem for having stucco in your house design is that it is easy to crack. Cracking stucco will decrease the value of the architectural design, so it is highly recommended that the crack is repaired. Stucco crack repair is actually simple and you can do it yourself the repair to give back the beautiful look of your stucco.
Stucco is usually prone to crack when It is met with another material such as windows, doors or eaves. The cracking can be caused by natural weather and at first it can be only a minor crack. However, if the minor cracking of the stucco abandoned, it will expose to moisture and freezing. This is why stucco crack repair should be done as soon as possible. to repair stucco siding, you will need a hammer, chisel or a flat head screwdriver, towel, whisk broom and a gallon bucket. if you have a larger area to repair, you will need to include a stucco sprayer, but skip it if you need to repair a small area. You can also purchase stucco mix and a liquid concrete bonding agent to help you repair the crack in your stucco. If you have minor crack in your stucco, you can simple seal it by chiseling out any loose material and brush away the dust. When the stucco has been free from dust, you can brush a liquid concrete bonding on it and repair it with a batch of stucco mix to create a mixture like toothpaste. Apply it to the stucco using a towel, or simply use your finger for very small cracks.
Doing stucco crack repair is actually simple and easy. So, if you find your stucco starting to crack, just don’t worry. You can easily give back the beautiful look.
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