Belt, suspenders, rainscreen, and redundancy make this wall awesome.
WRB & Flashing
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.
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 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.