At the Passivhaus job site in Falmouth, Massachusetts, architect Steve Baczek specified triple-glazed Makrowin windows from Slovakia. The windows were installed as “in-betweenies,” and the perimeter of each window was sealed with Siga Wigluv tape.
To make sure that the installations were watertight, each window was tested with a garden hose equipped with a spray nozzle after it was installed.
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