Window Installation Details for Effective Sealing Practice

Issue Date: 
Monday, July 1, 2013 - 12:00
Update Date: 
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 13:00

An effective and durable window installation demands good airtightness and proper water management. This Report explains how the degree of airtightness and the location of the plane of airtightness of the wall-window interface affect water entry. It is the second in a series of Updates presenting results from studies of window installation details.