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> From: Renee J. D'Amico <damico.7(--nospam--at)>
> To: seaoc-ad(--nospam--at)
> Subject: stucco discoloration
> Date: Wednesday, August 07, 1996 3:14 PM
> Dear seaoc:
> I have a 1 1/2 year old tudor home that is mostly stucco and pine trim.
> When the home was six months old, we noticed visible signs of stucco
> discoloration below the trim and it has gotten significantly worse over
> last year.  The lumber company tells us that the rough pine trim was
> in an oil base primer on all sides and then two coats of acrylic
> paint were applied after the trim was nailed up on the house.  The trim
> not caulked.  The paint company inspected the trim and said that the
> was not the cause and they suggested that water was running behind the
> but they weren't sure what was causing the discoloration.  Do you have
> suggestions as to what might be causing this or where we might turn to
> research it further?  Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated!  
> you,  Renee D'Amico