WRB & Flashing
Watch step-by-step instructions on how to tape inside and outside corner seams using ZIP System sheathing and tape.
A woven mesh with integrated house wrap allows drainage and drying
Flashing under an exterior door and along the bottom of a basement wall that used to have an overhead door
An interesting project that requires redundant water management detailing
This small video collection covers the basics of installing a roof deck in a place where sideways rain and hurricanes are real. Flashing, taping the seams, and storm-proof shingle starter strips.
ZIP Stretch tape stretches this builder's expectations and wins him over
Tape layers should overlap shingle-style up the roof
A specialty tool makes placing standard non-stretch tape in corners easier
Snap a line and stick to it
Roofs peel off from the edges, so it is critical to hold them tight
Outside insulation is an effective way to keep heat in. The devil is in the details, such as this one
Overlapping tapes with gravity in mind keeps water out of the house
Left-, right-, and straight-cutting snips with single- and compound-leverage each have their place on a jobsite