WRB & Flashing
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
Walls that dry are walls that last for a long, long, time.
Walls that can drain and dry last a lot longer than walls that stay wet. An air gap between the siding and sheathing lets both dry independently. Furring strips are one way to make that air gap.
When plumbing lines burst, people notice. Unfortunately, a lot of the moisture damage in houses has nothing to do with bulk water.
Integrate the window with the house wrap, and the house wrap with the wall for an airtight, watertight window installation
Insects can get into the little parts of a wall and muck up water and air movement details