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It seems that whenever I visit an EIFS-clad building that supposedly has problems due to theEIFS, I do find a number of things that aren’t quite right. But most of them are usually not withthe EIFS itself, but with something that’s nearby it, on it or through it.One of the most common things that...
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The best protection that a general contractor can give him or herself against construction defects and litigation is to hire quality control consultants that monitor every stage of the installation. Or they can hire stucco contractors with exceptional references and stop being penny counters alwa...
Aesthetic JointTerm phased out and replaced with “Aesthetic Reveal.” Function is cosmetic and/or to provide a starting or stopping point for finish coat application.Back WrappingAlso called Wrap, Detail WrapBase CoatInitial wet set material, either factory or field mixed, used to encapsulate rei...
EIFS in a nutshell EIFS are built-up exterior finish ?systems? used in residential and commercial construction. There are two types of EIFS: barrier and drainable. Barrier EIFS is no longer used in residential wood-framed construction. In the late 1990s many cities outlawed barrier EIFS due ...
Building Envelope Research/Testing: Government Study: EIFS Is Best Performing Wall System Government Study: EIFS Is “Best Performing Wall System” SUMMARY: Oak Ridge National Labs states that EIFS are “best performing wall systems.” New research comparing both overall insulating ability and moistu...
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Tell me something...What's to blame for the damage?Anyone? Notice that the stucco foundation is still intact.
This is what certified EDI/AWCI/EIMA contractors can do for you. Garbage. Don't rely on fancy name badges and obsolete credentials, hire a pro with a proven track record to do the work and hire an EIFS expert to inspect. So much for manufacturer approved contractors. Do you still think your cert...