i would like to build rebuild my front porch about 20' x 9' with a storage room underneath. the porch will have a concrete deck pored over corrugated metal sheets. and the porch is open without a cover. does anyone know how to spec this the deck has to be 100% waterproof thanks
a unique defining characteristic is the waterproofing requirement over occupied space, which at some level in the plaza deck system, interfaces with the wearing surface and/or green-scape or tree-planters to produce high potential for distress, membrane leaking, and/or plaza deck surfacing degradation.
macgruber22 .it is a concrete deck over occupied space. a silane/siloxane sealer is insufficient for such purposes. there has to be a waterproofing system that meets the following qualifications: 1. the minimum deck slope shall be 1/4:12. 2.
waterproofing exterior deck over occupied space: how the deck forums shower and bathtub forum and blog one that has tile and is located over living space. there is a lot living space. the waterproofing for the new deck is in fact the roofing material.
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the sealing of structural concrete decks against the passage of liquid water is discussed and covers design considerations and basic components of a waterproofing system. advantages and disadvantages of various types of waterproofing membranes are described and available standards, trends and needs are summarized.
boiling linseed oil and mixing it with other agents is a suitable mixture for sealing decks and outdoor furniture. the most effective ingredients in a linseed oil sealer are paraffin or bees wax, turpentine, mineral spirits and pentachlorophenol penta . wax creates a barrier between moisture and deck wood.
exterior tile over a living space?? discussion in ' unlike patio and walkway tile applications that are located on grade, roof decks and many balconies are located over 'occupied space.' the definition of occupied space varies depending on who you talk to, but in general it is meant to indicate interior space or other sensitive areas of the
the best concrete sealer for a driveway, patio, pool deck or walkway is uv resistant, breathable, and slip resistant, even when wet. when a good concrete sealant is used, maintenance is easywash the driveway or patio with soap and water, or a degreaser designed for use on cement, and apply a fresh coat of sealer about every three years.
5. seal the top . key thing on this project is to waterproof the floor to ensure moisture will not penetrate and damage the sub-floor. i have never did waterproofing over the occupied space that is open to the outside environment. i am not sure if what i outlined above is the right way to fix this deck.
any cracks or pitting will need to be filled in before applying the sealer. apply the concrete repair sealant to the affected area and smooth over with a putty knife. follow the manufacturer's directions regarding dry time.
built over garages are over occupied space. plaza decks can have many features such as driveways, pools, lawns, large mature trees, terrazzo and concrete toppings, glass screens, pavers over gravel or pedestals, planters, etc. also discussed are protected water prooing membranes over wood decks sur faced with many of the same types of
i've got a project where a precast double tee parking garage is intended to serve as a 'roof' over an occupied space below. the question i have is how to properly detail the deck to be waterproof. the two ideas i've seen are: option 1 1. on the double tees, place a 2 to 3 inch concrete topping as a composite structural slab over the tees to