DIY Home Improvement, Remodeling & Repair Forum > DIY Home Improvement > Roofing and Siding > Fiberglass roof deck crack

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 08-17-2009, 01:56 PM  
Junior Member
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Portland, Oregon
Posts: 2
Default Fiberglass roof deck crack

I recently noticed a crack in my fiberglass roof deck around a vent pipe. The company that built it in Oregon is out of business. Does anyone have any idea how to repair this? Also for maintenance, should I be recoating the deck periodically? Thanks.

IMG_0448.jpg   IMG_0447.jpg  
tlee1 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 08-17-2009, 02:58 PM  
oldognewtrick's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Nashville, TN
Posts: 10,145
Liked 1232 Times on 983 Posts
Likes Given: 394


tlee, what is that roof over top of? Are you experiencing any leaking?

I would suggest going to a commercial roofing supply house and explaining to them what your problem is. Most of your commercial suppliers have a large selection of could for specific applications. Asking for advise from the big box stores is probably not the direction I would steer you on a fiberglass roof deck. Thats something thats new to me in middle Tennessee. Stay away from silicone and roof cement though, just my

Should be an easy job you could diy. Make sure everything is clean and dry before you repair.
oldognewtrick is online now  
Reply With Quote
Old 08-17-2009, 05:49 PM  
Junior Member
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Portland, Oregon
Posts: 2

oldog/newtrick, thank you for your reply.
It appears to be some sort of white coat over top of a fiberglass layer over possibly plywood. This is just what I can see through some small areas of coating that have flaked off. I have not seen any leaks yet. Someone also suggested using a urethane caulk.
tlee1 is offline  
Reply With Quote

deck, fiberglass, roof

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter DIY Home Repair Forum Replies Last Post
how to purt a shed roof on a deck gbeach Roofing and Siding 1 07-07-2009 06:55 PM
help putting lattice-type roof over deck mpinneau Carpentry and Woodworking 2 07-06-2009 07:06 AM
Ventilated Deck for Metal Roof GNiessen Roofing and Siding 0 03-30-2009 03:40 PM
roof over deck tejunkert Roofing and Siding 5 04-20-2008 06:42 AM
How to attach roof over deck to house roof. Fran Introductions 4 12-16-2007 08:09 PM

Newest Threads