EIFS Repair

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Becoming an EIFS Repair Customer

Becoming an EIFS Repair Customer The easiest way of becoming an EIFS Repair customer is to have us do an EIFS job for you That is certainly not the only way of becoming an EIFS Repair Customer. You can also buy the EIFS...

Before you begin your EIFS Repair

Before you begin your EIFS Repair Before you begin your EIFS Repair it is a good idea to remove the finish coat around the damaged area There are a couple ways you can remove the layer of finish from the area around...

EIFS Finish Textures

EIFS Tip Of The Day EIFS Finish Textures There are several EIFS finish textures to chose from. The best way to talk about EIFS textures to to be able to see what you are talking about so I will include an image...

Using simple EIFS practices to create dynamic effects

EIFS Tip Of The Day Using simple EIFS practices to create dynamic effects Some of the more basic techniques in the EIFS industry can have the best results. One of the industry specifications is a control joint every 15 feet or so. What you...

How to match the color for an EIFS repair

How to match the color for an EIFS repair. EIFS Repair ‘Tip Of The Day’ for 3-23-2011 – How to match the color of an EIFS repair One of the hardest things with doing an EIFS repair is matching the color. As...

Getting an EIFS patch to look right

EIFS Repair Tip Of The Day for 3-22-2011 Getting an EIFS patch to look right. How to repair EIFS One of the keys to getting an EIFS patch to look right is to make sure the patch is feathered in correctly. The...

Repairing EIFS | Exterior Insulation and Finish System

EIFS Repair Tip Of The Day for 3-20-2011 Repairing EIFS | Exterior Insulation and Finish System There are two ways to repair Synthetic Stucco, one is to patch the damaged area only and the other is to repair from coast-to-coast. What I...

Expanded polystyrene (EPS) Foam Shapes

EIFS Repair Tip Of The Day for 3-17-2011 Expanded polystyrene (EPS) Foam Shapes Working with EPS foam has come a long way in the last 10 years or so. Now, a sophisticated machine uses CAD drawings to cut the foam into any shape you...

Rasping the EPS Foam

EIFS Repair Tip Of The Day for 3-15-2011 Rasping EIFS expanded polystyrene EPS Foam Rasping the foam is the same thing as sanding the foam. There are basicly two types of rasps for sanding expanded polystyrene (EPS) foam. One is the standard wooden rasp...

Expanded polystyrene (EPS) | EIFS

EIFS Repair Tip Of The Day for 3-14-2011 Expanded polystyrene (EPS) Foam The Expanded polystyrene (EPS) foam is used in the EIFS process because it is a good insulator and is easy to work with. The EPS foam can be sanded easily...