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The fourth edition of the Stucco Resource Stucco Resource GuideGuide is now available. As the previous editions, It contains information on the properties of stucco, a comprehensive guide specification, thickness tables and a quality-assurance program. This edition also includes information on Continuous Insulation Systems (CIS), Water-Resistive Barrier Systems (WRBS), EIFS, One-Coat stucco and over 200 drawings illustrating the proper design and installation of exterior cladding systems. It also includes a general update of all divisions and incorporates various indexes to help you quickly answer your exterior cladding questions.
The fourth edition of the Stucco Resource Guide is available in print and digital formats.