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Stuck on Stucco

Exterior stucco. When I think of it, I  think first of Tudor Revival or maybe Spanish Colonial (Cincinnati could be considered something of a “Tudor Town” but we have some Spanish Colonial homes too!). Stucco is more widespread here and elsewhere though.

Early stucco examples are the Federal, Greek, and Gothic Revival homes of the 18th and 19th centuries. By the turn of the 20th century, advances in the production and availability of Portland cement–use Read more