4 Common Flashing Mistakes Made During Window Installation
If you've got leaky windows creating rot problems in your walls, replacing your old and outdated windows could solve the problem. However, inadequate or improper flashing during the installation of new windows means the moisture problem continues to grow instead of fixing it. Watch out for these four common flashing mistakes to make sure your investment in new materials is worth the cost. Incompatible Materials Modified asphalt flashing tape is often used to seal the gaps around windows, but this material is incompatible with both caulk and vinyl siding.