Discussion in 'Roofing and Siding' started by gbeach, Jul 7, 2009.
I have built my deck, and now need to put a shed roof over it, I don't know where to start next.
I'd go to your local Building Department and ask them. You will probably need: post bases and caps for positive ties; more through-bolts at the ledger for withdrawal; a post or two at the F.P. cantilever as most jurisdictions require. They will have the answer to your questions to meet code and keep your family safe.
Product Category: Post/Column Caps
Number 6 on page two and four: http://www.ci.apple-valley.mn.us/In...tions/Informational_Handouts/deck_handout.pdf
With a permit you won't have to remove it when you sell, and you will be covered against any accidents by your Home-owner's Insurance.
Be safe, G
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