Category Archives: Breezeway Roof

Breezeway Roof – The Restoration – New Decking Installation Continued

The long joists on this end were just a bit shorter than they needed to be, so I had to improvise by attaching a 2 x 4 to the ends of the joists down the entire length of the wall.  … Continue reading

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Breezeway Roof – The Restoration – New Decking Installation

The center part of the new roof decking installed The portion of the roof that still needs to have new decking installed. Outside view of the new decking progress.  The channel is being left open to accommodate the new drainage … Continue reading

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Breezeway Roof – The Restoration – New Joist Installation

Since we’re doing this a little backwards, by building the roof first, we had to set up some temporary “walls” to attach the new joists to.  We added another level line at the other side of where the roof slope … Continue reading

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Breezeway Roof – The Restoration – Preparing For New Joist Installation Continued

New header joist attached to the main house. Removed the upper siding where the header joist will go on the west wall of the Servant’s Quarters. Upon removing the siding, we found a lot of rotted wood. Removal of some … Continue reading

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Breezeway Roof – The Restoration – Preparing For New Joist Installation

Paint removed from the upper area of the main house.  The old Breezeway roof was attached on top of the old siding.  To make a better, more secure connection, we’ll be removing the upper siding to secure the header joist … Continue reading

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