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Common Stucco Issues

The outermost layer of a house is what we know as siding or cladding. Stucco has been used as a siding on the exterior of houses for centuries. It gives the exterior walls texture and can be different colors. Stucco is a mixture made of cement, lime, sand and water, it dries to produce a […]

How Does Stucco Keep Your House Cool?

An attractive exterior to your property is important for curb appeal and essential if you put your house up for sale. It will also play a role in the valuation of your house. There are various options that you can use to improve the aesthetic of the exterior of your home. The use of stucco […]

Advantages of Stucco Siding

Stucco benefits from being a fantastic insulator of either warm or cool air. A stucco exterior makes for constant temperatures easy to maintain in your house, no matter the outside temperature. For these reasons, stucco exteriors are very popular for their energy-efficient properties in areas of high heat. When it comes to aesthetics, it is […]

How To Tell If Stucco Repair Is Needed

Stucco is a popular siding choice due to its durability, aesthetic appeal, and cost-effective nature, but even the best stucco job will need repair at some point. As part of Illinois Stucco’s mission to provide the top stucco services Wilmette has to offer, below we explain how to tell if you need to call our […]

Choosing the Right Stucco Company Wilmette

not as easy as one may think. Stucco installation needs to be done the right way or problems can arise in the future. For example, If the stucco installation is made carelessly it can leave gaps between the stucco and the wall, creating moisture and, if left uncorrected, wood rot can eventually set in. As you prepare for your own stucco installation there are some key things to keep in mind.