FAQ ABOUT DECKS
How much should I pitch a deck?
A deck should be pitched ¼ “ per foot
What type of plywood should I put down?
The plywood that should be used is ¾ “ T & G
Should I have my fascia installed before fiberglass installation?
Yes, the fascia should be installed on the deck prior to the fiberglass installation
Should I have my railing posts installed before fiberglass installation?
When a vinyl rail system is used, the posts needs to be installed for us to be able to fiberglass up.
Can I put the railing up after you fiberglass before you apply the color coat?
No, we need to grind the fiberglass and cannot do a proper job with the railing installed.
How do I frame my deck?
Here is a diagram showing the framing specifications, click on image to enlarge.
FAQ ABOUT SHOWER PANS
How high do I set the drain?
You set the drain ½ “ off the subfloor.
How high do I put the blocking around the perimeter?
This should be a minimum 2” x 6”.
How high should the curb be?
A typical curb is three 2” x 4”s high on the flat.
Should I put my wonder board on before you install the pan?
No, we fiberglass first up the blocking and your wonder board is installed over acting as a counter flashing.
How do I frame the shower pan area?
Here is a diagram, click on image to enlarge.