How to Remove Stucco from an Exterior Wall
- Step 1. The first layer of an exterior stucco wall is the stucco itself. Take a 1/4 inch drill and drill a hole in the…
- Step 2. Using a chalk line or pencil and ruler mark along the out side of the opening you are planning to create by…
- Step 3. To account for the trim around the door or window draw a second line next to this.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do you break down stucco?
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Is it possible to keep water out of stucco?
In less than two minutes we found water flowing through the holes we had cut into the building paper — convincing us of the importance of creating a watertight envelope underneath stucco. Three-coat stucco is the most common exterior cladding here in Southern California; properly installed, it’s tough, durable, and attractive.