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Posted in thread: Redo small deck roof to Support Walk-on and Panels on 07-24-2016 at 11:41 PM
Yeah, I am leaning towards lift the rafters at the where the connect to the house ledger board.
It is about 12 ft of length from the ledger at the house till the posts in the other end, so
1"/12' = 0....
Posted in thread: What did you do today? on 07-22-2016 at 03:07 PM
Working outside, 38 degrees, fells like +45.You may want to convert that, these people will
think your knee deep in snow.:thbup:
Posted in thread: Plywood spacing on 07-22-2016 at 12:54 PM
If you are nailing , nail on an angle (toe nail), even if they don't bit good they won't wiggle
Posted in thread: Insulation/Framing Basement on 07-22-2016 at 10:36 AM
You want to solve the water problem first, I doubt there is anything you can do on the inside
surface that will help.Either fix the waterproofing and drainage on the ouside or give the
water on the in...
Posted in thread: Deck Sagging and Rotting on 07-22-2016 at 09:55 AM
The peel and stick is good idea but a little expensive, right beside it at the store you could
have bought a primer, brush on or spray. More often I would have just stapled it where it
wrapped down th...
Posted in thread: Deck Sagging and Rotting on 07-22-2016 at 09:31 AM
:thbup::thbup:It looks great from where you started. Good job.
Posted in thread: Plywood spacing on 07-22-2016 at 07:55 AM
Soft spots in the lumber?:confused::)
Posted in thread: Just signed up... on 07-21-2016 at 10:37 PM
OK then let's get started.:)
Posted in thread: Plywood spacing on 07-21-2016 at 10:35 PM
See those cracks between the boards below, not enough there to grab a screw. :thbup:Check for
squeaks, it's those screws that don't tighten up that rub on things and make noise.
Posted in thread: Redo small deck roof to Support Walk-on and Panels on 07-21-2016 at 07:07 PM
That would be the quick and easy way to get a slope, foam over plywood but 1% with 1" top end
would run out at 100".The cheaper way would be just to lift the rafters at the top end.