The best way to cover a deck or patio is by building a permanent roof over it that’s attached to your home. While it may be more expensive than a temporary cover or awning, a roof will last longer and add value to your home. Before attempting to construct a roof over your deck or patio, consult a ...
The roof deck should be properly flashed with a highly durable material that is compatible with the deck material (copper, lead, EPDM, etc.) where it adjoins the house. Proper drainage at the edge of the deck must be provided, usually with gutters.
Roof Decks Leak Problems and Solutions – Many homes have an outside deck / patio over a living space, and so far, the solution to waterproof them was to install a rubber membrane roof and a wooden deck on slippers over the rubber.
Re: wood deck on flat roof There is also a JLC or FH article on EPDM as the roofing membrane, with sleepers on top. I did this several years ago for a deck over a porch.
Re: Proper way to anchor/frame a deck on a flat rubber roof I just built a walkway on top of a rubber roof. The fire marshal wanted railings because there is a fire escape at the edge of the roof.
the layer of asphalt that is applied to the bare wood deck prior to installing the first layer of felts. THE LAYER OF ASPHALT APPLIED OVER THE FELTS INTO WHICH GRAVEL IS EMBEDDED. A flood coat is a layer of asphalt applied over the felts into which the gravel is embedded.
Building a tigerwood deck over a flat rubber porch roof (I wasn't sure if this should go in the roofing section or where, so figured this forum kind of covered it all) I have two flat (or actually just slightly pitched) 2nd floor porches that are currently covered with black rubber roofs.
Whatever you do, don’t put any holes in your roof trying to attach an antenna. You see, even if you seal your screw holes with roofing cement now, over time the cement can crack. And then it becomes a way for water to get into your home (it could also compromise your warranty).
Occasionally, a project is presented where a deck will be built over a flat roof of a house or a garage... Deck Framing Building A Deck Over An Air Conditioner
Roof Top Deck Construction Building a deck over a flat roof is very similar to building a deck over a concrete patio. These decks are often referred to as “floating,” as they are not secured in place as a stand-alone structure.
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I am taking a 25x25 roof over a garage that was done in decking then tile and leaked. I tore everything up, replaced the wood that needed it and built up the base and covered everything in EPDM. I now need to get it back to decking and am running short of info.
This wooden deck was built over her screen porch and on top of a flat roof. It’s not really flat: It’s pitched 1/4 inch per foot, but without a spirit level you can’t really tell. Years of neglect and lack of gutter coverage above the deck had destroyed not only the deck but a window and the sidewall as well.