Category: Fairfax County

Plaster

Dispelling Myths: 5 Common Misconceptions about Plaster

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Plaster has been used for centuries in the interior finishing of homes and other structures, adding character to any room it adorns. Its unique beauty and durability make it easy to see why it has maintained its position as a popular building material throughout history. At Worldgate Plaster & Stucco Company, we are a team […]

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Stucco Inspection

3 Potential Issues Your Stucco Inspection Might Uncover

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Are you planning to complete a real estate transaction soon as either the buyer or seller of a stucco home? Or, perhaps you have observed an issue with your stucco home. Either of these scenarios would warrant a stucco inspection, and you don’t need to look any further than Worldgate Plaster & Stucco Company to […]

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EIFS

EIFS Cladding Unveiled: 5 Reasons Why You Should Choose It

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EIFS, or exterior insulation finish systems, is a unique layer that can be installed underneath stucco as an insulated barrier to protect against moisture. This water-resistant barrier is connected to the insulation board with adhesives or fasteners to create a drainage plane between the layers. At Worldgate Plaster & Stucco Company, we can incorporate EIFS […]

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How to Prevent 5 Common Stucco Problems

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As a popular choice for exterior home finishes, stucco stands the test of time with its durability, low maintenance care, and aesthetic appeal. While that doesn’t mean you won’t experience any issues with your stucco, the good news is that you can prevent some from occurring. At Worldgate Plaster & Stucco Company, we have seen […]

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Stucco Restoration

Restoring Your Historical Home with Stucco and Plaster

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Both stucco and plaster have been used in building construction throughout history, and these materials truly stand the test of time. You will see many historical homes with stucco exterior walls or plastered interior walls, where some have been well-maintained and others haven’t. Perhaps you live in a historical home or have plans to restore […]

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EIFS

EIFS Offers Weather Resistance and Energy Efficiency to Homes

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Siding is one of your home’s first lines of defense against the outside elements, and you want to ensure that nothing can get through the barrier it provides. Stucco siding not only offers a unique, aesthetically appealing look to a home, but it is durable and weather-resistant. When you choose stucco for your home, a […]

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Stucco Inspection

Purchase a Stucco Home with Confidence

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Buying a stucco home can be a little unnerving, especially if you’ve heard horror stories of stucco needing to be completely redone. After all, you may fall in love with a stucco home only to discover that it will need expensive repairs once you move in. Worldgate Plaster & Stucco Company helps our clients buy […]

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Plaster

Four Interesting Facts to Consider about Plaster in Your Home

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Plaster could be considered an art form, and there’s certainly an art and science to the installation process. Whether you need installation or repairs,  you should trust only skilled experts with plenty of experience. Worldgate Plaster & Stucco Company has long been considered an expert in plaster work, and we are proud to work with […]

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stucco

5 Signs That Your Stucco Has Sustained Water Damage

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When stucco is correctly installed and properly maintained, it can last for many years. The key to preserving and protecting your home is to recognize the signs of an underlying issue with your stucco, and to leave the necessary maintenance and repairs to the experts. At Worldgate Plaster & Stucco Company, we not only have decades […]

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stucco

How Can You Make Your Stucco More Durable?

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Do you dream of owning a home finished in stucco? It a beautiful building material that has been used for centuries, standing the test of time. There are misconceptions about stucco only working in warmer, drier climates out west, so don’t be discouraged if you think stucco won’t work in your corner of the country. […]

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