Deckrite DeckRite is a popular selection for use on second story walkout balcony's that require a waterproof installation yet can be walked on. The DeckRite product is installed Traditional methods used for this application require building a deck or installing carpet on the waterproofing membrane. With DeckRite, one surface
How to build a covered porch that won't leak - The Washington Post Feb 7, 2017 ASK THE BUILDER It's essential to install a properly flashed poured-concrete porch floor that rests on masonry foundation walls on all sides. In fact, the second home I owned had a wood front porch. The wood used to build your home and front porch deck has been hybridized so it grows fast. As such
How to Waterproof the Decking Floor of an Elevated Deck How to Waterproof the Decking Floor of an Elevated Deck. We're often asked how to make the surface of an existing upper level deck or second story deck waterproof where you have a raised wood deck with a paved or concrete area below which you want to keep dry. Whilst there's a number of under deck sealing
A Watertight Second-Story Porch - Fine Homebuilding Nov 1, 2004 The arched opening of this upstairs porch dramatically changed the look of the house, but waterpoofing the deck was the key to making it work. The article details the framing of the substructure, the application of an EPDM membrane, and the sleeper/deck on top.