The Extreme Deck Waterproofing System combines the stand-alone waterproofing products Strataflex sheet and SubSeal liquid membranes to provide a durable, double layered defense from extreme heat and cold NAC TAC (Interior exterior) Primer or NS97 Exterior Primer may be used for the Strataflex installation.

Installing almost any type of tile is the same whether it's designed for the interior or exterior. How the floor is prepared for the installation, however, is another matter. On an exterior deck, factors such as temperature extremes, moisture levels and sun exposure must be factored into the preparation. The porosity, in addition to

A growing trend is turning previously unusable outdoor living space into an oasis complete with tile, torches and plenty of smiles. You may also be contemplating installing tile or stone in place of or over traditional concrete. Many of these projects include upgrading an exterior balcony, patio or flat roof

Tiledek Waterproof Underlayment Membrane is the ideal solution for waterproof performance in tile deck or tile roof deck assemblies.

We prepared this second story deck with cement backer board, slightly sloped, over 1 1 8 subfloor. The we applied a liquid membrane specially made for this type of project. Be sure to Flash up the walls, under the siding and tape all joints

Traditional methods used for this application require building a deck or installing carpet on the waterproofing membrane. With DeckRite, one surface provides the waterproofing and the walking surface. It's a system that can't be beat! DeckRite enhances the look of exterior decks and walkways, and is suitable for all types of

In 2012, long-term customers asked me if I could install a tile floor on their wood-framed porch. I've installed tile over wood-framed floors in interior wet locations such as bathroom and shower floors many times using Schluter's Kerdi waterproofing membrane. Schluter also makes a similar membrane—

On the other hand, sawn tapered joists may be necessary to preserve height differences between interior and exterior floor levels, in which case I again recommend installing the joists 10 inches or 12 inches, rather than 16 inches, on-center. When a roof deck has a center drain, the framing layout and

There are no backerboard systems in the handbook for exterior decks; however, under some circumstances and with appropriate waterproofing, backerboard manufacturers may authorize such an installation. For details, you will need to speak with manufacturers directly as such methods tend to be highly product specific.