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Sunroom on the deck part 4

Sunroom deck construction 9
Sunroom deck construction 9

Finished putting the foam wedges on the other upright and cut the 2×8 upper header with a 3/8 inch deep by 1/2 inch wide rabbet to accomodate the upper edge of the safety glass ceiling panels.

 

 

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Sunroom glass installation design

Sunroom Sketchup drawing 10
Sunroom Sketchup drawing 10

Earlier I talked about designing the sunroom with Sketchup software. I plan to span the 2×6 rafter 24 on center and the rafter are approximately 111 3/4 inches long. There will have to be blocking put in place, one for sure, possible 2 per rafter, to prevent the rafters from warping in the sunshine.

 

 

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