Here is an article in Fine-homebuilding on site-built deck drainage. or attach the decking to sleepers (see image below), or use wood tiles.
Aug 8, 2017 Since most roof decks are “floating” structures that sit on top of flat roofs, You'll need to install a waterproof rubber membrane over the surface where Then, install “sleepers,” or 2×6 sections, to support the decking panels.
Feb 27, 2015 There are two main categories of drainage systems available, depending The flashing tape and caulk are used to waterproof the ledger area, as well as With the RainTight Under Deck system, treated wood sleepers are
Jul 10, 2013 Proper material specification for deck sleepers . This well designed and engineered patio-top, balcony or rooftop deck system features
Nov 20, 2014 To support the decking, we screwed 2x4 sleepers on the flat to the tapered bottoms of pressure-treated joists (2x6 upper deck, 2x8 lower),
Apr 8, 2014 But it would be glaringly obtrusive if the deck were higher than the interior floor. (usually wood decking with air gaps in between), gather on the waterproof D. A series of non-structural sleepers are sloped to provide a level
We also provide a MASTER INDEX to this topic, or you can try the page top or For a large deck where flat sleepers are too thin to taper, you can use 2x4s or From a waterproofing standpoint, it is desirable to keep the posts outside of the
I am in the process of replacing a deck from the second floor. This is a bad Are you able to go any higher than the current deck height? . I need to find a product that will waterproof the entire floor below the sleeper floor.
May 22, 2013 Many condos and apartment buildings have roof-top decks, patios and balconies .. We installed these tapered “sleeper joists” on top of scrap strips of From a waterproofing standpoint, we chose not to penetrate the rubber
An .060 EPDM membrane was fully adhered to the surface of the upper deck. Flashings 4"x4" pressure treated "sleepers" are placed on TPO padding and the
For a plank look over a habitable area do a sealed deck top with the Decking My issues are: Adhering the sleepers to the watertight membrane I have worked on many homes with waterproof decks, some over living space
Oct 17, 2014 The drainage system, flashing details, and waterproofing membrane that go Rooftop decking attaches to treated wood “sleepers” separated from the Some people build the upper wooden deck in removable sections so
May 19, 2011 When editorial adviser Mike Guertin builds a deck with more than 4 ft. The EPDM strips can be saved and used as sleeper cushions for decks over flat roofs. 2x12s with the floor joists (typically 2×8) flush with the beam top.
Mar 30, 2011 I am installing a tongue and groove deck on a craftsman style front be better off running sleepers over the membrane and laying your deck
Aug 19, 2012 Before we look at how to build a deck on a flat roof, here's an it became a muddy sponge, and the sleepers became dams with big rains. Also when you put the sleepers on top of the epdm which is on top of I would build the deck, make it waterproof with EPDM and the follow the steps outlined above.
IB waterproof membrane with 2x4 PT sleepers and 2x6 redwood CH decking. Roof Top Deck - this would be awesome on our garage roof. Rooftop
Decking. Over a. Roof. EPDM membrane. Tapered sleeper. 1?2-in. fiber roof underlayment. 3?4-in. plywood To pitch the upper surface. 1?4 in. per ft. for . To waterproof the inside edge of the drip cap and to protect the nail penetrations