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Masonry Renovation Window Replacement Details

jgram21 | Posted in General Questions on

What is the best way or multiple ways to install a highly efficient (low air and energy loss) window detail for installing new custom vinyl windows in a masonry opening? Including backer rod, sealant choices, tapes, etc

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    Martin Holladay | | #1

    The GBA web site has the answers you need.

    First, here is a link to a 4-part video series on installing replacement windows in brick buildings:
    Video: Replacement Window in an Old Brick House.

    Second, here are links to three GBA details for windows in brick-veneer walls:

    Flanged Window at Head. Exterior Foam Sheathing; Brick Veneer Siding

    Flanged Window at Jamb. Exterior Foam Sheathing; Brick Veneer Siding

    Flanged Window at Sill. Exterior Foam Sheathing; Brick Veneer Siding

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