Julio Ortiz, Ben Bogie, Daniel Morrison | September 07, 2018

Jobsite Handbook // Framing, WRB & Flashing

Stormproof Roof Deck Installation Guide

This small video collection covers the basics of installing a roof deck in a place where sideways rain and hurricanes are real. Flashing, taping the seams, and storm-proof shingle starter strips.


Video // Framing

Decking a Roof (2): Workflow for Framing Carpenters

Decking the field and delegating responsibility  

Video // Framing

Decking a Roof (3): Measuring Hip Panels

The nuances of measuring is what separates the kids from the carpenters

Video // Framing, WRB & Flashing

Decking A StormProof Roof (4 of 4): Sealing the Seams

Tape layers should overlap shingle-style up the roof  

Animated Details

details // Framing, Roofing, WRB & Flashing

Stormproof Roof Deck: Seam Taping Sequence

Overlapping tapes with gravity in mind keeps water out of the house

details // Roofing, WRB & Flashing

StormProof Roof 2: Edge Flashing and Starter Strip

Roofs peel off from the edges, so it is critical to hold them tight

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