EIFS is a popular choice for exterior finish for its great durability. With proper EIFS installation and maintenance, it can protect and beautify exterior surfaces for a longer period than the traditional stucco. When you’re planning to coat your home or office exterior with EIFS, turn to Performance Exterior! We specialize in applying and repairing EIFS. Please continue reading through this page for more information about EIFS and our EIFS installation and maintenance services.
EIFS stands for Exterior Insulation and Finish System. It is also known as synthetic stucco or Dryvit. EIFS is composed of foam insulation, fiberglass mesh, a primer base coat, and a colored acrylic finish. With professional EIFS installation, it can remain beautiful for many years.
EIFS is a synthetic form of stucco. It's cheaper and easier to install than traditional stucco. The design options with EIFS are virtually unlimited, while the design options are limited with stucco. Although stucco is stronger, it is more complicated and time-consuming to install.
If your EIFS has been properly and professionally installed, there is little EIFS maintenance necessary. However, you may need to clean and possibly paint it every couple of years. Download our EIFS maintenance module today for a complete guide to caring for your EIFS.
When it comes to EIFS installation, turn to Performance Exterior! We have certified applicators of EIFS and other types of exterior finishes that guarantee superb installation work every time. Contact us today to schedule a service! You may also consult us for EIFS maintenance tips.