waterproof under a deck

Site-Built Deck Drainage - Fine Homebuilding

May 19, 2011 . When editorial adviser Mike Guertin builds a deck with more than 4 ft. of space between the framing and the grade, he installs an underdeck-drainage system. Consisting of a membrane installed under the decking, the system collects and channels water into a perimeter gutter system and away from the..

Low-Cost Deck Drainage: Landscape membrane and off-the-shelf .

May 1, 2007 . Waterproofing Existing Decks. To install this system under an existing deck, cut the membrane pieces with a shallower droop, no more than 4 inches, and staple the membrane to the underside of the joists, caulking each seam as described in the following pages. Screw 2x2s to the joists over the membrane..

drainage - Can I use aluminum or plastic sheeting between decking .

Site-built deck drainage. Here is an article in Fine-homebuilding on site-built deck drainage. Rubber roofing drainage. In this article they use EPDM rubber roofing material. I wouldn't hesitate to use this or creative alternatives, but I wouldn't consider this as a "waterproof/roof" system. I would consider it..

3 Ways to Create Waterproof Dry Space Under a Deck | Decking .

3 Ways to Create Waterproof Dry Space Under a Deck. Deck RepairBackyard DecksDeck PatioUnder Deck LandscapingUnder DecksDecking Ideas DeckingPool IdeasUnder Deck Roofing. Expert advice on deck waterproofing systems that protect the area beneath an outdoor deck from rainwater. Discusses 3 types of..

5 Quick Steps To Waterproofing The Under-Deck Storage Space .

Oct 30, 2013 . The under-deck space is often unused even though it is a great storage location. We will show you how you can make the most of the under-deck storage space

Under Deck CeilingContinued - Lovely Crafty Home

Mar 12, 2012 . DuoDeck Brackets; Palruf sheets (2) 26 x 12; Palruf screws; (2) 2x2x12 Lumber; 1 1/4 Deck screws; Exterior door/window waterproofing caulk/silicone (make sure it's FLEXIBLE!) Tape measure; Level; Twine or clothes line; Drill/Driver; Scissors or Tin Shears (we used scissors); Hand Saw (or take..

I have a very new composite deck but now I realized I also want a .

I would question WHY you want the dry space under the deck - might well be cheaper to provide equivalent full house length dry storage by building plywood storage cabinets with sloping waterproof roofs along the house wall under the deck like I have, a yard shed (under deck or elsewhere), awning over..

Under-Deck Drainage Roundup | Professional Deck Builder .

Feb 27, 2015 . DEK Drain. Judging by the number of manufacturers who are now offering them, under-deck drainage systems have become a very popular upgrade. . The flashing tape and caulk are used to waterproof the ledger area, as well as the seams between trough sheets and around railing posts. Cost is $4.50 to..

Dry Below Decks Made Easy Part 1: Trough vs. Top -

Under deck systems only serve as a water routing system (and sometimes a ceiling for the lower level deck) so you still have to consider the exposed surface(s) of the upper level deck . The deck in the image above has the advantage of a low maintenance PLUS roof grade waterproofing for the lower deck