Stucco is important for protecting inside structures. If stucco fails and breaks down, you could be susceptible to further damage, creating a greater problem. Many stucco systems fail due to improper installation and use of materials, especially in prefabricated(modern), wood-framed buildings and chimneys.
Old stone foundations often need repair, repointing and replastering.
Most certainly not the first mason on this wall, but still made his mark dated 1918. The best gift to give a fellow mason is to preserve his work!
This basement wall was restored and parged/plastered and repointed to brighten and clean up the basement while adding historic aesthetic.
Old Cornerstones and foundations often need repair. This particular wall shows a combination of stonework, detailed pointing, and plastering.
An old basement wall restored, plastered/parged.
Owner Jonathan Madle on site making sure the job is going well.