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How does stucco waterproofing work?

Many Florida homes have stucco exteriors. It is used over concrete, block and wood. Stucco over wood is backed by Galvanized mesh with a waterproof backing. Stucco over concrete or concrete block is ...
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How does stucco waterproofing work?

I'm not a stucco expert. I've owned stucco from the 1940s (on concrete block), but never installed it in a modern context. I have seen it go on many new homes in the last 30 years as a builder, though....
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any advice on this rotting shower?

Damage like this is usually caused over time and due to cracked grout and caulk that has let water seep in and be absorbed into the drywall. This appears to be happening in multiple spots. Start by ...
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any advice on this rotting shower?

From what I see in the picture, there are other symptoms showing that the damage is not limited to the one tile. Even with no other symptoms, from experience, I would say the the damage is far greater ...
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Is visible daylight between lead flashing and the chimney brick stack normal?

That flashing is bad. If you see light obviously water can get in. Get that fixed ASAP. Then also Use chimney brick waterproofing spray or cream. It’s siloxane based. Use as described. It’s looks like ...
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