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flashing around windows

  1. Windows and Doors
    We have experienced a significant amount of leaking in both our windows to our home on one side of our mansard flat wall (we confirmed with getting the hose up there). Would anyone have suggestions for re-doing the flashing the right way? Steps and material? We just had the roofers re-shingle...
  2. Windows and Doors
    So around the windows and doors of our 3.5 year old home looks like what they call integrated J channel. I may be wrong, so please correct me if I am. We had a couple of siding/window contractors come give us quotes since our siding has fallen off in different areas and is ripping/bulging in...
  3. Windows and Doors
    I'd like to trim the top of my new construction window with crown moulding. I can't find z flashing that has a wide enough lip. Do I have to fabricate my own flashing or is there an easier way, maybe using flashing tape or caulk?
  4. Roofing/Siding
    Hi there, It's almost go time... and I'm getting nervous. This is a new construction that has been at lockup for a year. I'm finally ready to install the 2100sqft of 8" channel/lap red cedar this week. Can I ask a few questions? Who here thinks the end of every siding piece that is cut needs...
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