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stucco and plaster, whats the difference guys?

stucco and plaster, whats the difference guys?

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Old 06-01-03, 09:17 PM
InspectorJ
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stucco and plaster, whats the difference guys?

Hey friends, outside my house I need to fill in some material around the window I had to replace. I just dont know if its stucco or plaster, so can you help me understand what the difference is?? Which should I use, the wall material is grey and very hard.
Help, whats the difference???
J
 
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Old 06-03-03, 01:09 AM
bungalow jeff
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Stucco is a cementitious material that can withstand exterior exposure. Plaster is a lime-based wall interior material used mainly in restoration or some new homes in New England where plasterers are still around.
 
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