Flashing and Sill Products Penfield NY

We've all seen the images of mold-infested homes that headlined media and courtrooms a few years ago–or experienced it firsthand–with faulty window installation often front and center as a main point of failure.

Local Companies

Richard Preston Lawn and Landscape
(585)223-3923
106 East Church Street
Fairport, NY
Saxby Implement Corp
(585)624-2938
180 Mendon-victor Rd
Mendon, NY
Arborcare Tree & Landscape
(585)637-0116
718 East Avenue
Rochester, NY
JNA Landscape Design
(585)234-4664
63 Long Pond Road
Rochester, NY
Accurain Irrigation Systems
(585)872-4190
1141 Hidden Valley Trail
Webster, NY
ELAM Sand & Gravel Corporation
(585)657-8000
8222 State Route 5 And 20
Bloomfield, NY
Cutting Edge Nursery & Landscaping
(585)533-1510
2500 Rush Mendon Road
Honeoye Falls, NY
Oakleaf Landscape Associates
(585)248-5210
1 Grove Street Suite 203
Pittsford, NY
Bedrock Construction Enterprises Inc
(585)436-6280
955 Buffalo Road
Rochester, NY
Clover Lawn & Landscape - Shop
(585)473-0138
3137 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY

Provided By:

Source: TOOLS OF THE TRADE Magazine
Publication date: September 18, 2006

By Section Editor Katy Tomasulo

We've all seen the images of mold-infested homes that headlined media and courtrooms a few years ago–or experienced it firsthand–with faulty window installation often front and center as a main point of failure. But since that time, the industry has stepped-up efforts to provide training and manufacturers have responded with a range of products that protect window openings from moisture intrusion.

Robert Hagood, market manager for DuPont Flashing Systems, says that litigation has brought more attention to this vulnerable part of the building envelope; training and product solutions have both increased as a result. "I think what you're seeing there is some improvement in the codes as well as the materials that are offered," he says.

DuPont Tyvek led the way several years ago with its revolutionary FlexWrap, a moldable, peel-and-stick flashing tape that offers seamless protection around window curves and corners, and the companion StraightFlash product. This summer, the company added StraightFlash VF, a dual-sided flashing for installation with non-flanged windows and doors.

Several other manufacturers now offer peel-and-stick flashing tapes in straight and conformable versions, including Pactiv GreenGuard Flashing and GreenGuard SuperStretch Flashing; Dow Weathermate Straight Flashing and Flexible Flashing; and Typar Peel & Stick Flashing and ...

Click here to read full article from Tools of the Trade

Related Articles
- Energy-Efficient Product Reviews Penfield NY
Year after year, the diversity of our Editors' Choice winners continues to reflect the many ways in which the pro supply industry changes and evolves. We hope many of these products will strike your fancy and reveal themselves to you as valuable tools.
- Inner Corner at Base of Wall Penfield NY
- Flashing in Siding Installations Penfield NY
- Home Exterior Products Penfield NY
- Home Siding Tips Penfield NY
- High-Efficiency Products Penfield NY
- Flashing at Sills Penfield NY
- Doors Review Penfield NY
- Flashing Factors Penfield NY
- Eco-Friendly Products Penfield NY