Masonry and Fireplace Design San
Masonry, Chimneys, and Fireplaces
plaster fireplace with tile
"It turned out so beautiful we are very
it. You did such a great job and we really appreciated your efficiency
and cleanliness. Thanks again! "
Simic - Studio Simic
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This picture shows the step before the final smooth stucco finish.
We have plasered over the brick, then created the template form we
desired, in the scratch coat stage.
It also shows the old antique tile that I had salvaged from a previous
job, with the idea of preserving them, to reuse in this manner.
Many people are remodeling
their fireplaces and updating them with a stucco finish.
A stucco fireplace is the perfect choice for not only a contemporary
fireplace design, but is very popular because of the American
Southwest look and cozy feel. In San Diego, stucco fireplaces
are sometimes referred to as a Spanish style fireplaces or Tuscan style
fireplaces. A stucco fireplace works very well with
Mexican terracotta tiles and the bold colors of decorative
ceramic tile accents..
Stucco is a very durable material and can be used to construct outdoor
fireplaces and indoor fireplaces in various finishes from smooth to
and in many
Difference Between Stucco, Plaster, and Mortar?
According to Dwayne Roy
"A lot of
people ask me this, and the answer is really quite simple.
Stucco tends to go on the outside of a building and is made of
a material made to withstand the elements of nature. Plaster,
on the other hand, is typically used indoors and has a
smoother finish for an elegant look."
Here’s a »Wikipedia article that will help clarify a few things for
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