Top 10 Stucco Issues

Explore the most common issues alleged in construction defect cases involving stucco. Attendees learn stucco basics, including conventional stucco vs. proprietary systems, building code requirements and industry standards. Each of the top 10 issues are described in detail, including which issues may require a repair and which issues are of little, to no consequence.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this session, each attendee will be able to:
  • Correctly interpret prescriptive and performance-based building code requirements and industry standards for stucco installation.
  • Discriminately compare as-built stucco installation with industry standards and code requirements.
  • Accurately evaluate the adequacy of stucco installation to determine the need for corrective repairs.
  • Effectively formulate reasonable details and scope requirements for functional stucco installation

For more information contact Melissa Gibson at or (864) 647-1065


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