weatherstripping of windows and doors by J. F. S. Carruthers

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Published by Building Research Establishment in Watford .

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StatementJ.F.S. Carruthers and D.C.Bedding.
SeriesInformation paper / Building Research Establishment -- 16/81, Information paper (Building Research Establishment) -- 16/81.
ContributionsBedding, D. C., Building Research Establishment.
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There's self-stick stuff on one outer side of the V. You look at where a door or window is going to close, and stick it on such that when the door closes it will press against the pointy side, offering little resistance and pushing the V flat.

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If you decide to take on an entire home sealing project, identify all the air leaks in your home, including those in unseen holes. Raise the inner sash and apply a strip of weather-stripping to the bottom of the sash Lower the outer sash far enough to expose the inside face of the bottom of the sash; clean this surface, and apply a strip of weather-stripping with the point of the V facing down.

Weather stripping is used between movable parts in operable openings, such as windows and doors, to stop air leaks. For example, it can be placed along the edges of window sashes and doorjambs.

Weather stripping consists of narrow strips of metal, plastic, or foam, held in. Apply weatherstripping snugly against both surfaces. The material should compress when the window or door is shut. When weatherstripping doors: Choose the appropriate door sweeps and thresholds for the bottom of the doors.

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A weatherstrip seal helps prevent water from leaking through your car doors and windows, keeping you safe and warm inside your ride. To fix this, you need to get a new seal to replace the old one.

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