We'll get to the front deck soon, and it's definitely a statment making entryway, but today, I want to share with you how we built the timberframe shed roof over the back deck. When we framed up the walls for the cabin, on the north wall we notched in a 2x8 where the shed roof will tie into the wall. When we
As the deck is against another building the roof is of major importance, and it was there that the actual planning began. Before we look at that, however, Care was taken not to over dig the holes; doing so will result in soft, refilled dirt to support the decking and it will inevitably sink. Undisturbed soil, with
The DIYNetwork.com experts show how to start with the rafters when adding a roof to your patio or deck. The flashing should tuck up under your siding and bend down over the ledger, then down the face of the ledger board. This is crucial because this building line will be very noticeable when viewed from below.
My deck measures 25' wide x 14' long. I wonder if I could put a partial permanent roof over about 16' x 14' so that I could still have a grill on the deck. Or would that be a fire hazard to have a grill close to the roof? Initially, there were trees on both sides that provided shade. Now the trees are gone and there
Building Over an Existing Slab Building on an Existing Deck. If local codes allow setting the overhead directly on an existing slab but the concrete is not thick enough to support the overhead's weight, you will have to pour new footings around the slab's perimeter or break out sections and pour deeper
A backyard pergola with a deck. HGTV. HGTV has a free pergola plan that will build you pergola that includes adjustable roof panels to control the amount of sun you get. Use the DIY Network has a free pergola plan if you want to build a pergola over an existing deck. Included in the free pergola plan is
Metal roof over deck Bright and warm sun shining down on you and you have relaxation on your deck with a roof. It is one solution to build a simple metal roof.
Building a gable roof over your existing deck will make it more comfortable, providing shade and shelter from the rain. The gable design of the roof will also allow for excellent