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Showing posts from April, 2015

Sneak Peak!

Coming this July to a San Diego Neighborhood near you...McCullough Design Development's Brand New Showcase Home! "This is gonna be big!"  New design, new features, new finishes.  We can't wait to show you what we can build for you!  Stay tuned for more information...

Benefits of Acrylic Stucco

There are a lot of aspects to a house that are important, but that are often overlooked.  Stucco is one such item.  

Who thinks about stucco?  We do!

Lately we have been using a lot of Acrylic Stucco.  Acrylic Stucco is  vastly different than the traditional (cement, sand, and lime) stucco that has been used on homes for the last century.  LaHabra's Perma-Flex acrylic stucco by Parex USA is made from acrylic resins or polymers, sand, and crushed quartz and has an inherent elasticity and ability to stretch and thus resists hairline and minor cracking.  This will keep the home looking like new even longer.

The stucco is low maintenance.  It is made with Dirt Pick-Up Resistance (DPR), which means that the non-tacky surface of acrylic stucco provides high resistance to accumulation of dirt, mold, and pollutants.  The finish hardens and does not soften again under heat. 

The finish is integrally colored with fade-resistant pigments (long lasting) that remain consistent from one batch to t…

Living the Coastal Lifestyle!

For the last few months our office and model home have resided in Encinitas at our Seascape development!  Our model is now for sale and I know first hand that it has been a fantastic place to spend our days!  Local eateries have been a delight, not to mention shopping at the Forum a couple of miles to the East and the beach is just a few miles down the road to the West!  Seascape is located just east of I-5, but is situated up on a ridge to allow the most gorgeous ocean views from the great room, which, in itself, is pretty great!  Let's take a closer look at the Great Room: Our kitchen is fully stocked with Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances, plenty of storage cabinets and a pantry large enough for a secondary refrigerator if needed!  The kitchen over looks the family room and cafĂ© dining room which both open to the back yard patio and lawn area. 
Our informal dining rooms abut the kitchen for easy access, but are always so full of light!  A set of tall windows and sliding French do…