Even the best window in the world is only as good as the quality of the installation.
Drip with a kick and a dam caps window trim.
You won’t necessarily find head flashing on windows and doors that have integral flanges because some manufacturers call for it and some don’t
Plumb, square, sealed, screwed, and taped — these windows are affixed to the house for a generation to come.
Fold-out window flanges have open corners. As a backup to the stick-on patch piece we backflash the flanges with flexible flashing tape.
In this podcast episode, host and managing editor Justin Fink talks with editor in chief Rob Yagid and design editor Brian Pontolilo about trusses, windows, decking, and foundations.
Protecting the rough opening helps with air-sealing and water management.
Watch an expert demonstrate the process, step by step.
Preflashing the window and door bucks allows us to completely install the exterior insulation and rain-screen furring.
In this episode, host and managing editor Justin Fink talks with editor-in-chief Rob Yagid and design editor Brian Pontolilo about outdoor showers, efflorescence, attic insulation, and window replacement. Resources and…
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