re: proper way to anchor/frame a deck on a flat rubber roof the walkway is l shaped and in a corner against the walls. one section is 12' long and the other is10'. i bolted the two sections together with 1/2"x4" carriage bolts. you just unscrew two deck boards and unbolt.
contributing editor scott mcbride responds: the easiest and least-expensive way to roof over a flat, sheathed deck is to use double-coverage roll roofing. but first, the roof deck should be built with some pitch away from the house—at least 1/4 in. per ft. manufacturers of roll roofing recommend
once you do, go strht forward and the man you've been following will enter the building here. look on the red building to the left for a pipe that leads strht up. use it to get over to a flat roof area. once there, turn right and get onto the small structure with roof tiles on it. use it to get up to the next deck. use the ladder
before we look at how to build a deck on a flat roof, here's an example of what not to do - as debris settled into the cracks of the gravel roof it became a muddy sponge, and the sleepers became dams with big rains. the standing water eventually seeped through and rotted the frame.…
building a deck on a flat roof is neither difficult nor time-consuming. two people can install a brand new deck in a weekend, with little or no previous construction experience. before beginning, however, it is important to do two things: inspect the roof to make sure it is in good condition, and