Flashing and Sill Products Port Washington 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

SilverLining Interiors, Inc.
2091 Broadway, third floor
New York, NY
Gioino Joseph & Sons Inc
(516)676-5767
8 Bowden Ln
Glen Head, NY
Forever Green Landscape
(914)235-0611
31 Howard Parkway
New Rochelle, NY
Save-On Sprinklers
(516)781-0535
1641 Bellmore Road
North Bellmore, NY
Ugly Dog Inc
(631)491-4370
116 Mahan Street
West Babylon, NY
Alure Home Improvements
1999 Hempstead Turnpike
East Meadow, NY
Long Island Organic Tree & Lawn Care
(914)777-8733
2 Maynard Drive
Farmingdale, NY
Cutting Edge
(516)437-5303
29 Fairmount Boulevard
Garden City, NY
Petrillo Stone Corporation
(914)668-8561
610 South Fulton Avenue
Mount Vernon, NY
Salerno BROS Landscaping Inc
(516)944-9464
14 Highland Avenue
Port Washington, NY
Data Provided by:
  

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
- Home Exterior Products Port Washington NY
The Distinction Doors Signature Series of fiberglass entry doors has been expanded with the Rustic Collection. The Southwestern-style doors use the manufacturer's Hydroshield Technology to protect against moisture and water damage and prevent rotting and rusting.
- Home Siding Tips Port Washington NY
- Inner Corner at Base of Wall Port Washington NY
- Flashing in Siding Installations Port Washington NY
- Energy-Efficient Product Reviews Port Washington NY
- Flashing at Sills Port Washington NY
- High-Efficiency Products Port Washington NY
- Eco-Friendly Products Port Washington NY
- Flashing Factors Port Washington NY
- Doors Review Port Washington NY