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oct 7, 2013 i want to build a deck on a sloped roof. my plan is to open up the roof and sit a couple of 4x4 posts on top of the outside wall. how do i flash between. this is not a job for an amateur deck builder. first of all you have understand that you are now adding a load bearing structure to your roof. your roof most 【Get Price】

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missing kick out flashing kick out flashing is critical where a roof edge meets a sidewall. without it, roof runoff flows down the wall and possibly into the wall. this is worst when there is a door or a window below and water can seep behind the trim.【Get Price】

rooftop deck on pitched roof, is it doable? this old house

apr 11, 2019 we are interested in pitching the roof slightly to prevent standing water on the roof, then rebuild the deck without inserting the deck posts into the roofing material. is it possible to build a floating deck on top of a slightly pitched roof? we have had several contractors come to our home, but none are willing to 【Get Price】

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people subcontract the roofing work and build the deck themselves. either way, the roofing has to be right. framing the roof. whenever i install decking over a roof, i make sure the framing is structurally sound and properly pitched to drain water. the project illustrated here was a com plete teardown and rebuild, so i framed 【Get Price】

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sep 30, 2009 build decks on flat roofs with bison wood tiles and bison deck supports, which is an adjustable pedestal for installing sophisticated modular style decks on rooftops, green roofs, over old cracked concrete patios or over occupied space. video 1 of 7 video series. see all videos at .【Get Price】

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dec 24, 2011 a deck on a sloped roof requires a different approach to the framing underneath the joists. roof deck framing, unlike for decks at ground level, doesn't entail a ledger attached 【Get Price】

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jul 11, 2016 find out how to construct a composite deck and railings on a roof using rooftop deck supports that adjust for both height and pitch as the foundation. clif sparkman: well, the first thing i had to do was submit the plans from the architect, to the board of directors. let them approve it, how it was going to be 【Get Price】

building a rooftop deck roof deck considerations

roof deck installation has some similarities to and differences from other kinds of decking. the biggest difference is that, unless the original roof was specifically designed to accommodate a deck, installation occurs on a slanted— sometimes severely slanted— surface. this can make installation and accessibility tricky.【Get Price】

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occasionally a project is presented where a deck will be built over a flat roof of a house or a garage these decks are often referred to as “floating”, as they are not secured in place as a stand alone structure. they are merely “placed” on top of roofs should be sloped about 1/4" every 12" to shed water. drainage is very 【Get Price】