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Old 08-01-2008, 03:10 PM   #1
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2nd story porch in florida question


I have a 2nd story wood porch, Need to tear up and replace.

I was thinking of using 3/4 t&g plywood untreated or 3/4 treated plywood.

Flashing on the sides and peal and seal on top of the wood with outdoor carpet.

Do any of you have any suggestions

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is this porch above any living quarters? if so remove the plywood with the first 16" of siding around the porch walls. install new plywood T&G and install a good 1 piece rubber torch down or glue down roofing membrane over the plywood and up the walls aleast 12" then reinstall the siding. BOB

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Its a wood deck it buts up to stucco over wood on the walls. If i replace the decking and do a felt lap? can i paint it with a elastomeric paint? i would like to have it as a white deck. Thanks
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