WRB & Flashing
Holes in walls amount to big walls full of holes unless you seal the hole after you make it
Windows cannot rest on the foam, so they hang from wood bucks
Use expensive stretch tape for the tricky parts and regular non-stretch tape for the rest of the window flashing
Wide tape spans the many layers of a thick wall to make an air tight and water tight seal
A deep energy retrofit in Concord, MA illustrates everything you need to know to bring a house to energy überville
Three videos covering the step by step process for flashing, installing, and airsealing an in-betweenie window in a Passive House Retrofit
Protect the eave from ice dams and sideways rain
The final step: center it in the opening, and seal the perimeter
With the sill pan flashed, Ben turns to flashing the jambs of a window opening in this passive house retrofit
Flashing an In-Betweenie window is a lot like flashing an Innie or an Outie, only it is somewhere in between
Use membranes, drain to an open edge, slope everything, and read the *darned* manual(s)
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.
The air sealing process for a high performance home with double-stud walls.