January 6, 2016
Residential builders are beginning to experiment with fluid flashing products developed for commercial jobs.
September 10, 2015
Working from the interior, Brian installs several layers of insulation and air-sealing
Learn techniques for protecting the window opening with an angled sill and flashing tapes
In this episode, we detail the best practices for air-sealing the window, and flashing it to the outside of the house
July 11, 2015
Q: When installing new windows, I believe it is considered good practice to allow the head flashing above the window trim to overhang a little bit on each side. This leads…
April 30, 2014
Flashing kits for windows and doors
Has a puncture-resistance rating of 2500 psi
October 25, 2013
In this series, Mike Guertin takes us through all of the choices and steps for installing leak-free doors and windows in a wall sheathed with foam insulation.
November 8, 2012
When building with double-stud walls to maximize energy efficiency, locating windows can be a challenge. Traditionally, windows either lie flat on the exterior sheathing ("outies") or are installed closer to…
June 13, 2012
Remodeler Mike Sloggatt starts this tricky remodeling project by carefully removing old trim and measuring for a new window
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