Posts made in February, 2013

Southwest Minneapolis Stucco Project

Posted by on Feb 21, 2013 in Minneapolis Stucco Projects | Comments Off on Southwest Minneapolis Stucco Project

Southwest Minneapolis Stucco Project

This stucco home in Minneapolis had many areas of peeling paint, and also needed some repairs to the existing stucco.  We home first needed to be sandblasted, in order to remove all of the existing paint from the stucco.  The homeowner recently had insulation blown into the walls, so we needed to patch the stucco where the insulation contractor had drilled their holes.  We also needed to repair a few previous patches in the stucco in order to prepare the home for a new stucco finish. We applied a fine pebble dash texture to the home, using the color Old Ivory.  The new stucco applied by Foley Exteriors looks great, and will last for many decades.  Because of how fantastic this project looks, two other neighbors decided to use Foley Exteriors for their stucco projects,...

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St. Anthony Parkway Stucco Project

Posted by on Feb 2, 2013 in Minneapolis Stucco Projects | Comments Off on St. Anthony Parkway Stucco Project

St. Anthony Parkway Stucco Project

  This owners of this home in Northeast Minneapolis were adding a room above the attached garage on the rear of the house.  We first needed to install new stucco to this second-story addition, and to tie the new stucco into the existing stucco.  The homeowners decided to refinish the stucco on the entire home at the same time as their other remodeling. The original stucco had been painted, so we needed to first sandblast the home to remove the paint.  There were a few repairs necessary to the existing stucco to prepare for the new stucco finish.  After we applied the base coats to the addition, and the other repairs to the existing stucco were completed,  we were able to apply the finish coats.  We used the color “Bone” on the home, applying a knock-down dash texture.  The home looks beautiful and refreshed, and the new stucco combined with the classic details of this two-story stucco home make it stand out on this great Northeast Minneapolis parkway.    ...

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