the roof over the deck is an important addition. there are a few different ways you can design a roof. if you get a metal roof, you need to remember that the sound will be louder if it rains and
how to build a shed roof over a deck. always try to match the house roof pitch angle and overhang for your shed roof. some shed roofs are designed to be nearly flat. flat roofs are more susceptible to leaking than pitched roofs. roof and wind loads created by adding a roof. building a shed roof over a deck: step by step. post base connectors .
installing a porch roof over an existing deck is usually not recommended unless the deck was originally designed to support a future porch. typical decks are designed to support 55 psf lbs per square foot . porch decks require 25 additional psf
my deck measures 25' wide x 14' long. i wonder if i could put a partial permanent roof over about 16' x 14' so that i could still have a grill on the deck. or would that be a fire hazard to have a grill close to the roof? initially, there were trees on both sides that provided shade. now the trees are gone and there is no shade but i still want to have the grill just a regular-sized sears
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if you are interested in adding a roof to your deck, here are three different approaches to doing so that will get your creative juices flowing. idea 1: extend. perhaps the simplest way to cover your deck is to build onto and extend the roof of your home so that it covers the deck area.
adding a roof over my deck posted in general discussion on june 13, 2000 10:50am * i built a large deck 32 x 13 last year that i now would like to add a roof to. im thinking about a gable roof with the gable right in the middle. does anyone have any advice or a web site that can give me some info on building this so that it doesnt
adding a roof to you existing deck provides cover and shade during rain and other weather. learn how to build a roof over a deck and review some roof deck plans at decks.com.
now rune can use the area under the deck as a covered patio, where he can enjoy warm summer rainstorms without getting wet. several commercial waterproof deck systems are available to create a dry space under a deck, but rune'stactic of adding a roof to a deck seems to be just as effective.
can anyone advise me on a preferred way to put a roof load over an existing deck? i don't know if can or should avoid spending on an engineer for this. existing deck is 24 w x 10' deep, ledgered to house, rear beam is 8' back so there's a 24' cantilever . 2x8 joists 16' oc, dbl 2x10 rear beam. 5/4 decking.
a deck with a roof serves as the best possible outdoor living space. a roof provides shade and keeps your family dry during wet weather. it also can add to the aesthetic appeal of the space. the best time to build a roof over your deck is during the building of the deck itself.
the best way to cover a deck or patio is by building a permanent roof over it thats 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
this article outlines the steps to take in order to build a simple, yet effective roof over your existing deck. the roof outlined in this article is known as a 'lean-to' roof and can tie directly into your house roof or exist as a stand-alone unit.
two videos cover the design questions and construction process of a post and beam patio roof structure design a roof extension over an existing patio. the roof deck is 1x6 attached to the top of the rafters with 1/4 inch space between boards. black roofing felt accentuates the shadow gaps from below.
the worst thing that people commonly do is make the porch roof a continuation of the existing roof so there is a very long roof section over the cold porch or patio to form ice dams, or worse yet making the porch roof flatter than the house roof it attaches to, so snow piles up at the interface.
a roof on a treasured deck can open up more possibilities for enjoying the space throughout the year. building a roof over a deck allows you to grill, relax, play or simply stay quiet and listen to nature, whether rain or shine. there are a few things to know before erecting a protective roof.
i am wanting to put a flat roof over an existing wood deck on my dad's mobile home. not sure on the best and cheapest way to do this. also want it to last and be durable all year around. anyone with advice on how to go about doing this