Jan , beach house rooftop pallet bed, featured on Remodelaholic a reclaimed Enjoy We needed stairs on the front side of our deck, because it s the easiest access to the yard and pool Mark secured the layers together with deck screws and added filler wood so the decking boards wouldn t eventually sag.
Nov , Rectangular voids in the timber decks of this Japanese beauty salon and office building by Hamada Design frame trees that grow from a ground floor bed the surface of the rooftop, which features three raised beds covered with turf and planted with small trees that create a visual connection with the fields
Access to the deck is via a beautiful glass door framed in the same local White Pine used throughout the home The White Pine window frames, floors and ceilings are continued on to the underside of the deck overhang as well as onto the decking itself, the material continuum creates a visual flow from the indoor to the
Jul , The IRC saw deck ledgers addressed, the set up a section in the IRC specific for decks, and the brings joist and beam span tables, as well as post sizing and Requirements for exterior stairway lighting were revised to be more understandable and clearly require a light at the top landing.
Jan , Unlike a solar panel that converts that energy into electricity, that energy becomes heat in your attic A radiant barrier is a layer of material generally on the underside of your roof deck that acts as a shield to the radiant energy literally letting solar energy bounce off your roof top and back into the atmosphere.
In addition to the Fiberon composite decking which was used on the porch floor of the Kuppersmith Project house, we also installed Fiberon fencing in the yard and Fiberon To provide access to the backyard, composite fencing was attached to a steel frame for the gate On the Low Maintenance Composite Deck with Ip
How to Build a Pool Deck is a compilation of all our research regarding above ground pool decks We ve taken what not only is rather simple, but all employ the same basic building structure order bottom to top Is your deck mainly to provide easier access from the house to the pool for the.
Jan , Studio Weave gave a new life to a rooftop deck at the London College of Fashion with fun, bright colored decking boards in a basketweave pattern The budget for the space was limited, and as the designers only had access to a tiny elevator in the building, they chose to use standard decking boards
May , Keep the roof terrace to under square feet There is a key phrase within the Washington State Amendments to the International Building Code ( IBC .) that allows an accessible rooftop of less than square feet in area to be accessed by a ship ladder rather than a fully code compliant
Jul , A little while back, I posted about how we built the decks for the cabin My favorite of the covered decks is the north deck, with the simple shed roof I know the front The final step in framing the shed roof is to stack rafters also cut from x beams on top of the notched in x and the timberframe wall.
May , Note how the beams extend past the deck I wanted to add the strong horizontal elements to balance out the verticality of the porch, the architect says This detail also nods to midcentury modern style, which the homeowners love. The pitch of the roof and the proportions take their cues from that
Sep , This home remodel is located just north of the Ballard Locks in Seattle, Washington The original split level home configuration was maintained to limit scope of work while rebuilding the central exposed stairway to the new upper floor with access to a roof top deck with views of downtown Seattle and Mount
Aug , Safety is an important consideration when planning and designing a rooftop deck, particularly if children will be allowed access After the deck foundation was complete, tongue and groove composite decking from was screwed to the joists using hidden fasteners to provide a durable, low
A foundation has to safely bear not only the weight of the porch substructure but also the roof, railings, columns, and more as well Concrete is then poured on top Most importantly, whether its a deck ledger board or front porch ledger, it must be attached through your home s sheathing and the rim joist with bolts or in
Mar , House in Caxias by António Costa Lima Arquitectos Decked and planted roof terraces are accessible from each floor and help to create a connection with the gardens that surround the three storey family home House in Caxias by António Costa Lima Arquitectos The slope of a long and narrow plot
Jun , For decks that don t require railings for safety, such as those built close to the ground on a solid foundation, forgo the railings to avoid cutting the deck off from the requires a by space so the lid can open and so the homeowner and maintenance techs can easily access the motor and plumbing.