flashing is removed from the addition, including over
the windows, doors, and every horizontal and diagonal
||New flashing is put on right.Note the flashing is
angled down away from the house.
flashing is sealed to the substrate with tape.
reason there is a big ugly gob of caulk around every
|The caulking is cut off
of every panel with a sharp knife.
our mix of flex con and water half and half.
The color was mixed in the flex con mix in a garbage can.
|Life under the big tent, like they say in
the circus. Heaters allow work to proceed in sub freezing
||The tent puffs out when filled with hot
|The color finish coat is rubbed with a
||The finish matches the addition Mr. Mason
did years ago.
|I have to say something about backward
flashing. Maybe the people that did this will read what I
have to say and stop doing it.
This flashing is angled back toward the house, forming a water trough. This is on the hardy siding gable on the addition we are working on.
|Where does the water go ? The water runs
off the higher trough to the lower trough and into the gap
in between. This water funnel is over the stucco and
directly over a window.
This isn't home improvement, this is home destruction.