WRB & Flashing
Adding brick to the outside of a house complicates insulating outside a slab. So Insulate inside.
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
How to install a roof to wall counter flashing and custom-cut one-piece step flashing into a brick wall.
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.
What you need to know about wood siding, stucco, stone, and brick installations. From one of the top design/build/remodeling companies in the US.
Thermal shorts and good design don't mix
Sweat the details or you'll drown in them
Stucco is likely to last significantly longer than the decking, so make it easy to replace the decking without disrupting the stucco.
Felt, furring strips, and flashing keeps rain out of the walls