Ive been a Plasterer for 30yrs and always wrapped and flashed windows to protect from water intrusion. Yet I see roofers doing it wrong, painters attempting it and the issues always effected stucco. Is there a licensed or certification for pan flashing or air barrier installation?
What is the best way to frame window openings when adding exterior insulation?
Posted by Anwas Qwelten May 30, 2019 Windows and doors 1 response
How do you seal windows from the exterior for water and air but not create a vapor seal?
Posted by Piyush Prince Nov. 7, 2018 Windows and doors 1 response
What windows should you use when trying to build a Passive House?
Posted by Raoul Lions Jan. 25, 2019 Windows and doors 1 response
My window drips when I run my air conditioning. What is the fix?
Posted by Sean Sullivan Aug. 27, 2020 Heat pumps, geothermal and AC 5 responses
How do you replace windows in a double stud wall house?
Posted by Sasha June 25, 2018 Windows and doors 3 responses
how do I find a window/glass vendor who really understands passive solar houses?
Posted by Brigid O'Connor Oct. 23, 2021 Passive solar home design 1 response
Wooden panes need replaced in several old sky lights, what's best to do?
Posted by Melissa Niemann June 9, 2022 Windows and doors 1 response
How do you support windows and doors when mounting them mid-insulation in a wall?
Posted by mark ward Oct. 11, 2021 Windows and doors 1 response
What is the best way to Insulate the crawl space of an old home?
Posted by Aj Jan. 21, 2020 Crawl spaces 1 response
What is the best way to insulate a 1780 brick federal with stone foundation in New York?
Posted by carole roseman Jan. 5, 2020 Foundation and basement improvements 1 response
If a passive house is designed well is it worth the extra cost for Low E window coatings?
Posted by Joe Van Kuren June 7, 2019 Passive solar home design 1 response
How do you calculate window height and location for passive solar heating?
Posted by Daniel Gardener Sept. 12, 2019 Passive solar home design 1 response
Is spray foam a good way to insulate a house from the exterior?
Posted by Simon Levitt Dec. 21, 2020 Wall assemblies - renovation 1 response
What is the best way to Insulate a basement and floor joists that are embedded into the concrete?
Posted by David Pereira April 28, 2020 Foundation and basement improvements 2 responses
What is the best way to insulate the exterior walls of an older home?
Posted by Geoff Kavanagh June 30, 2020 Wall assemblies - renovation 2 responses