If you don’t include housewrap, use a sill pan, and flash the flanges, the work is far from watertight.
Doing everything to ensure a leakproof job? If you don’t include the housewrap, use a sill pan, and flash the flanges, the work is far from watertight.
Using butyl-based or rubberized asphalt-based depends on temperature, location
This method prevents future leaks and avoids finger pointing.
A professional roofer demonstrates ways to use a stationary brake to bend flashing.
Slate-roofing contractor John Mahan demonstrates how he uses a portable brake to cut metal for drip-edge flashing
Q: I’m installing T-111 plywood siding on an outbuilding with several windows and doors. How should I flash the windows and doors? Humphrey Russel, Woodbury, CT A: John LaTorre, a…
A nailing flange makes installation quick and easy; but pay attention to the details, or you'll never get the windows open.
Building paper and adhesive-backed bituminous tape are vital ingredients in protecting a building from water damage.
New options in glazing, sizes and flashing systems can have you scratching your head when trying to choose the right skylight.
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