The FHB team troubleshoots an issue with failing cedar siding and discusses the installation of vinyl on top.
An expert builder shares his experience using this expanding-foam tape as an alternative to traditional spray foam to seal gaps around new windows.
New water-resistive ZIP System Flashing Tape from Huber ups the ante for moisture control.
In this Shop Class video, learn tips for applying ZIP System Liquid Flash to provide a continuous seal around window and door openings.
See how to use a combination of ZIP System stretch tape and regular flashing tape to make window and door penetrations waterproof and airtight.
One builder's solution for making sure waterproofing and air-sealing are done right is to have a dedicated crew member oversee quality control.
Learn how to install European-style windows that sit within the rough opening and require a face-sealed approach to water and air management.
SillDry is an efficient alternative to a site-built pan.
"Dudley boxes" are robust window bucks that ease window installation, flashing, and integration with insulation in walls sheathed with exterior rigid foam.
Learn what details and conditions to look for in an existing home to see if an insert replacement window makes more sense than removing and replacing the entire original window.
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