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There seems to be a problem with water leaking in at base of gable windows after a hard rain. Log home is less than 2 yrs old but contractor says his 1 yr warranty is up and I will need to pay for any repairs. I have already tried caulking the base side of the gable windows. any other suggestions? Should I pursue to have contractor responsible to fix. Shouldn’t contractors be aware of the needed kind of sealing needed to prevent gable window leaks? I have heard many other home owners are h

It could be coming in around the top of window. Try caulking there first. If it still leaks then start looking at the corners. It could be coming in there and running towards the window before it finds a way in. It may need to caulked complete on the exterior.

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