Siding selection makes a huge impact on the overall impression of the exterior composition. Siding varies much by region, climate, and budget. While most people prefer a siding material that is mostly maintenance free, sometimes something that needs painting and repair can make a world of difference.
Stucco is great choice from traditional to contemporary homes. It is best where shadowed surfaces should be minimized. It is most closely associated with Spanish architecture, it also works for Arts and Crafts and Prarie styles.