The Reaction Exteriors masonry experts are ready to handle your stone and concrete needs.
Are you repairing moisture damage, or updating your home exterior? We are here to help! We can repair or replace your existing stoop, porch or patio. Add a stone walkway, or an elegant new outdoor kitchen or stone fireplace. Visit www.ReactionHardscape.com for more information.
Our expert masonry crew are in-house trained specialists with strong construction backgrounds.
We serve the areas of West Chester, Newtown Square, Chester County, Delaware County and New Castle County.
Porches and Stoops in West Chester, Stucco repair in West Chester, Reaction Exteriors in West Chester. Porches, stoops, patios and walkways.
Frequently during stucco remediation of an elevation above a stoop without covering, we find that moisture intrusion has caused irreparable damage to the substrate and framing behind the stoop.
Remove stucco under front entry door
Exhume front stoop in its entirety
Remove framing below the height of concrete stoop
Provide temporary structural support where required
Extend height of foundation with concrete masonry block or poured concrete, depending upon existing foundation
Dowel into existing foundation every 16" with #4 rebar
New foundation height must extend 4" above finished height of stoop
Install J-bolts in new foundation every 36"
Install sill foam
Install new pressure treated sill plate
Fill in required framing
Install 1/2" plywood sheathing
Dowel into new foundation
Pour new concrete pad
Install flagstone, pavers etc. (optional)
Install deck flashing detail
Install weep screed detail