Door weatherstripping

A U.S.-Made Door for Passivhaus Buildings

Posted on April 27,2015 by Fretboard in door

Builder Hammer & Hand, based in Portland, Oregon, has developed a design and production strategy for exterior doors that conform to the Passivhaus performance standard.

Don't Let This Happen to You

Posted on April 27,2015 by Mike_Maines in Door weatherstripping

Door design details The photo at right is from an entry that's just 15 years old. Fortunately, it was able to be repaired. I haven’t always been so lucky. Let’s just say that replacing subfloor and framing is no fun. A safe assumption is that, for one reason or another, doors always leak. They shouldn’t, but they do. Seals wear out. Wind blows. Jambs rot. Sills crack. Weepholes clog. Following are some ways to mitigate the chance of damage.

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