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Old 09-26-2011, 07:21 AM   #1
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I want to put natural stone on the outside of my basement wall.It was covered with vinyl siding before and has styrofoam sm on it .Can I nail my tar paper,then wire mesh(lath)over the styrofoam and put my scratch coat directly on it or do I have to remove the styrofoam ?

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I would remove the styrofoam as you'd want a fairly firm base to attach wire mesh, and then scratch coat, to.

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