How to install pan flashing and jamb flashing on a window opening in a wall that will be thickened with 4 inches of foam—using regular, non-stretch peel-and-stick flashing tape.
Simple lines can go a long way
From extension jambs to mullions, begin with the biggest piece and work to the smallest
Surfaces and subsurfaces are on the same team, remember?
Integrate the window with the house wrap, and the house wrap with the wall for an airtight, watertight window installation
Installing German windows in a masonry block building with beautiful copper roofing details.
If you need to replace windows that are old, inefficient, leaky, or painted shut, maybe even rotted, this video’s for you
Smart windows can control how much heat and light is let through the glass through plasma physics and nanotechnology
How to replace bifold doors with bypass doors (and make them look good in the process.)
How to frame the conversation with customers to clarify which information is most relevant to their window choice.
The complete video collection on insulating, air sealing, and installing windows in a superinsulated sunroom addition in Wayland, MA
Historically, shutters were used for protection and light management. These shutters do both at the same time.
Sash and jamb liners may make sense if the existing window frame is level, square, and in very good shape.
Keeping it #oldschool and building double-hung windows like they used to
The WRB is a BFD when choosing where to put the window
These triple-glazed vinyl windows use brackets to secure the window to the framing. A "flashing flange" helps align the window
Integrating a new drainage plane into an existing one is not as easy as it looks on a phone, but you've got to start somewhere, right?
No glazing compound—to keep the inside air in.—Heat leaks cost money.
Down to the studs: removing the old window, along with the interior- and exterior-trim, to the rough framing