how do i attach plywood over 2 x 6 deck boards in preparation for a waterproof cover? ask question asked 6 years i am applying 5/8' tongue and groove plywood over the 2x6 deck board as a base for 68 mil vinyl covering. i know i need to align the plywood end butts solidly on the 2x6, but i am not sure of the size of the end gap, 1/8
wood decking is commonly available in 2x6 and 5/4 x 6 profiles. 5/4 x 6 is produced specifically for decking and is milled with a radius edge or bull nose. 2x6 is thicker and is stronger, but is also more expensive. spacing between deck boards provide a few critical functions. many deck builders overhand the decking over the frame by about
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so my house has 2x6 car decking/tongue and groove/whatever-you-want-to-call-it subfloor that i am going to tile over, both in the kitchen and the bathroom. the rest of the floors are 3/4' oak as you can see in the pictures.
deck waterproofing solutions. the typical problem is a traditional wood surfaced deck with 2x6 or 5/4' decking boards. actually, the decking could also be composite deck boards but in both cases the boards have gaps between them and water drips through to the ground below. just as it sounds you cover the deck surface with a liquid
detail of the bottom end of a rafter over the garage, showing the 2x6 it is sitting on and tips have given you at least food for thought on your own project, and that if you decide to build your own covered deck that you are as happy with the results as i am. let me know can you send me the blueprints for the cover deck. thanks. em