In this video series, Mike Guertin takes us through all of the choices and steps that you’ll need to install leak-free windows in a wall sheathed with foam insulation. Most of the details apply for doors too. From choosing the best sill-pan and flashing materials, to getting all the details just right, Mike shows you everything you need to know to keep water from slipping into your rough openings.
Mike Guertin has been a Fine Homebuilding contributing editor since 1996. A builder and remodeler from East Greenwich, R.I., Mike is constantly testing new ideas and writing about his experience to help make our homes better and our jobs easier.
FURTHER RESOURCES ON FineHomebuilding.comFlashing Replacement Windows
This nearly fool-proof method makes sure that even leaky windows won't funnel water into your home