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9 Feb 2007 Of course you would want a wider sleeper over foam insulation. You could use deck joists on top of the sleepers if you wanted to build up【Get Price】

UFGS 07 22 00 Roof and Deck Insulation - WBDG

3.2.6 Over Concrete Decks and First Layer of Insulation on Steel. Decks. 3.2.7 Over 3.4.5 Special Precautions for Installation of Foam Insulation. Coordination with other materials cants sleepers and nailing strips. g. Inspection of【Get Price】

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ThermalDry® Decking is comprised of SilverGlo™ rigid foam insulation A plywood subfloor (installed on the concrete slab or on wood sleepers) will work well【Get Price】

An Exploration of Exterior Insulation Strategies for 1-1 - NREL

Installing the air/vapor barrier over existing roof decking . taken to ensure that the foam does not reach the front edge of the sleeper.【Get Price】

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Roof Decks Over Conditioned Area | BUILD Blog

8 Apr 2014 A level relationship is easy enough to achieve at decks that sit over of non-structural tapered joists (or sleepers as they're sometimes C. Instead of batt insulation fill the entire cavity with a blown-in type rigid insulation.【Get Price】

Deck Installation Tips: Installing Decking Over Sleepers

10 Jul 2013 Before attempting to design and build a deck or install decking on sleepers (e.g. deck over concrete or in a rooftop deck application) it is【Get Price】

Metal over T&G 2x6: "I have a cabin style home built in the mid

30 Aug 2001 Metal over T&G 2x6 (8/30/2001) within the Roofing over existing roof discussion A contractor suggested putting rigid foam on top of the 2x6's with sleepers between and putting metal on top of that. As mentioned earlier some metal roofs would require full decking above the airspace and some wouldn't.【Get Price】

Basement Flooring - How To Insulate A Concrete Floor

Use foam board adhesive along the bottom of the sleepers and also attach the What do you think of putting composite decking 5/4 directly on the floor with the【Get Price】

How (and Why) to Insulate a Concrete Floor - BuildDirect

Any flooring laid directly on top of the concrete whether carpet laminate or vinyl Glue the sleepers down with foam board adhesive and use masonry nails to【Get Price】

Handbook: A Floating Insulated Subfloor For Slab On Grade

26 Feb 2019 The insulation can be over a concrete slab or not Five videos about how to install a subfloor over thick insulation without sleepers. Insulated Floating Subfloor Part 2: Plastic and Rigid Insulation WRB & Flashing Siding & Exterior Trim Windows & Doors Insulation & Air Sealing Decks & Porches.【Get Price】

Insulating Garage Floors With Plywood and Rigid Foam

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Compressive strength of rigid board insulation w/ structure over

I'm thinking in the context of building a roof deck with rigid insulation. sleepers directly over the steel and then frame with wood joists on edge【Get Price】

Water Managed Roof – Re-roofing and Adding Insulation over

28 Dec 2015 When a flat roof is retrofitted by adding rigid foam insulation above the Polyisocyanurate is a suitable rigid foam for installing above the roof deck. If needed to create a slope install sleepers (tapered wood furring strips) on【Get Price】

Alternatives or improvements to a sleeper floor - Houzz

That said we have had good experience installing rigid foam insulation treated wood sleepers and subfloor over concrete slabs for remodels. We also have【Get Price】

DIY: Turning a Cement Porch Into a Wood Deck - Catz in the

26 Jul 2017 After securing each sleeper with three masonry screws (one through I put two deck screws in wherever the deck boards ended on or crossed over a sleeper. I also used 1 inch styrofoam insulation between the stringers to【Get Price】

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of rigid foam sheathing) toe-nailing is the most practical method of joists on sleepers. A 6-mil projecting at least 1 inch above concrete floors or decks.【Get Price】

Above Deck Rigid Foam Insulation for Existing Roofs

This guide provides information about installing Insulating sheathing above the roof deck on existing homes. This retrofit assembly is appropriate for homes with【Get Price】

High Density Extruded Polystyrene Insulation

EXTRUDED POLYSTYRENE RIGID INSULATION BOARDS. AIRPORT of Architects: Ramsey/Sleeper • Design of Concrete Structures; Design of Slab on Grade ACI 360RD-92; 1992; ACI Committee for plaza deck construction. WATER【Get Price】

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mally anchor our sleepers to the roof deck so they are “floating” on the to add strong high-density cover boards over the foam prior to roof membrane【Get Price】

Plywood over concrete: attaching stretchers - Sawmill Creek

11 Apr 2013 After I filled the stud bays with rigid foam I screwed the 3/4" ply deck down of construction adhesive and built the sleeper frame on top of that.【Get Price】


30 Jun 1989 Could a wood deck be built over the patio? A-The usual way to build a deck over a patio is to attach wood sleepers or strips to the surface of the In some cases insulation is added to the wall by inserting rigid foam such as【Get Price】

Over-roofing – Don't Do Stupid Things | Building Science

12 Aug 2012 I just didn't get around to doing the second part - rigid insulation over the top of the existing roof deck. Strip the shingles expose the deck install【Get Price】

Repairing a Rotting Roof - The Building Consultant

extruded polystyrene (XPS) on top of the roof deck then installing 2x4 sleepers new sheathing and new shingles. The new foam and sheathing would more【Get Price】

Sleepers for Roof Top Deck | DIY Home Improvement Forum

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Insulating existing slab on grade - need for sleepers

20 Apr 2016 After completing a strategy for insulating my slab-on-grade floor (which -2x4-sleepers-two-layers-1-12-rigid-insulation#ixzz46QEEMp00 The【Get Price】

Insulating and Installing a Subfloor over Concrete | Contractor

6 Mar 2014 Option 1) PT 2x4 Sleepers laid 24 O/C over a 6mil plastic blanket with 1" rigid foam in between and 3/4" T&G Sub Floor attached to the sleepers.【Get Price】

Sleepers Over Concrete Slab - Community

30 Dec 2006 Foam padding could be OK as long it is a vapor barrier equivalent (doubtful unless it is thick closed cell and certified) to 6 mil poly as a minumum.【Get Price】

Building a Rooftop Deck Over Living Space - BuildingAdvisor

17 Oct 2014 Martin writes: How do you properly build a concrete deck (with a roof) over a living 60 mil) as the roofing material usually placed over rigid insulation. Rooftop wood decking is attached to sleepers with attached strips of【Get Price】