head flashing

head flashing

head flashing
The flashing installed in a masonry wall over a window opening or projection.
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More difficult to find are hidden defects such as improperly lapped flashing membranes; missing sheet metal head flashing; and improperly installed flashing at heads, jambs and sills.
With a water control layer over a sheathing the head flashing does not have to extend into the steel angle as shown on the left.
The next thing they witnessed was the bull's head flashing up and then four moose feet kicking in the air.
Even if the perimeter sealant is completely effective for a period of time, in the absence of head flashing, water draining down within the wall assembly above the unit can be deflected to the interior by the sleeve, which interrupts the downward flow of water.
1 install jamb flashing; caulk exterior side of head flange; install head flashing; tape shingle-lapped WRB (under sill flashing, over jamb and head flashing); apply foam sealant at interior reveals, all four sides.
Short of wearing a neon sign on his head flashing the word "psychopath", the dangers this man presented to the public could not have been more obvious.
That should have set off a huge red neon sign in her head flashing "not your kind of film".
* Metal flashing, such as step flashing or head flashing over a wooden door or Window, should be slipped under the housewrap.
I didn't realise at that time that I had a big neon sign on my head flashing ``Tourist - Soft Touch'' until I was approached by a man with a sob story about an under-funded drug clinic.