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Building a Rooftop Deck Over Living Space BuildingAdvisor

Oct 17, 2014 Martin writes: How do you properly build a concrete deck (with a roof) over a living area and prevent water leakage from rain and snow? What are the code requirements? The location is in Eastern PA. Steve Bliss, of BuildingAdvisor.com, responds: Thanks for your inquiry. Unfortunately, the building code 【Get Price】

Water proof a concrete slab roof which serves as a roof-top deck

One suggestion: American Hydrotech, a green-roof company, makes a nice waterproofing for cement decks. It is hot-mopped on like an asphalt roof, but actually penetrates the concrete and bonds with it. What is nice about it is that is not as vulnerable as sheet membranes, which lose their integrity if they 【Get Price】

Floating roof deck system that you'll find easy than you think to install

Floating roof deck system that you'll find easy than you think to install if you have the right waterproofing under it. My contractors promised me that they would have the roof deck finished for me in time for Fleet Week. Including this step by step on how to cover a concrete patio with pavers from family handyman. 【Get Price】

What You Should Know About Your Cement Roof Deck? - NIR

May 27, 2014 The roofing industry has been hit with some new facts regarding the use of Concrete Roof Decks. There are several types of concrete decks; lightweight, regular and insulated lightweight. In this article, we'll focus on lightweight concrete and what you need to know. New construction has moved from using 【Get Price】

Effective Roof Maintenance for Concrete Roof Decks Sika

The roofing industry has struggled to come up with a practical and consistent test to determine the moisture content of a concrete roof deck. With that in mind, Joe Schwetz - director of technical services for Sika Roofing - composed an article for Interface magazine in which he delves into the inherent problems with the roof 【Get Price】

Building a roof deck - Fine Homebuilding

Nov 1, 1993 It gets nailed to the roof deck with two rows of nails. The first row is 4-3/4 in. from the top edge of the selvage; the second row is 8-1/2 in. below the first row. Nails are 12 in. o. c., and the rows are staggered. The selvage is then smeared with a thin, asphalt roof cement and covered by the next sheet. Sheets 【Get Price】

Decks.com. Roof Top Deck Construction

Occasionally a project is presented where a deck will be built over a flat roof of a house or a garage Building a deck over a flat roof is very similar to building a deck over a concrete patio. These decks are often referred Deck “panels” should be constructed that can be lifted with minimal effort or damage. The roof below 【Get Price】