44 Balconies

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West Side Balconies 1 & 2

west facing balconies 1 & 2 rebult, new plywood substrate, titan board fascia and soffit west facing balconies 1 & 2 polythene cover, 2 days of rain west facing balconies 1 & 2 water got under the polythene west facing balconies 1 & 2 water got under the polythene west facing balconies 1 & 2 water got under the polythene west facing balconies 1 & 2 water got under the polythene moisture content in the plywood is too high to allow laying of pvc plywood is sealed with hydroepoxy sealer when dry the hydroepoxy sealer allows work to progress temporary plywood door cover is removed downpipe from upper level passes through this balcony the door sill and the plywood about to be sanded to remove rough burrs pcv coated ripe edge with pvc soaker at junction two pieces of pvc coated rip edge at soaker junction west facing balconies 1 & 2 with drip edge in place copper base plate to tighten up cut out through plywood west facing balconies 1 & 2 lightly sanded and ready for laying of Dec-K-ing pvc membrane one piece Dec-K-ing pvc membrane 8.4 metres long waiting for adhesive to tack off add on strip for door sill door sill strip in place and hot air welded to main sheet on vertical face, pre made corners ready to be installed door sill corners installed, complies with e2 of the Building Code Dec-K-ing cut and formed around downpipe west facing balconies 1 & 2, doors back in, fence reinstated west facing balconies 1 & 2, reverse view of previous low view of membrane upstand at door downpipe sleeve/boot formed in pvc membrane west facing balconies 1 & 2, completed

East Side Balconies 1 & 2

east facing balconies 1 & 2 stripped back to framing east facing balconies 1 & 2, view under door sill east facing balconies 1 & 2, stripped back to framing east facing balconies 1 & 2 stripped back to framing east facing balconies 1 & 2, plywood installed and seal coated with Dec-K-ing adhesive east facing balconies 1 & 2 next day, door sill sanded and cleaned rebate for drip edge soaker east facing balconies 1 & 2, Dec-K-ing pvc membrane 8.4 metres long second half of sheet glued up and tacking off membrane being eased down onto plywood substrate east facing balconies 1 & 2, membrane down, closed in for the night

Inside Threshold, Balconies 1 & 2

view from inside, west side balconies 1 & 2, previously had tiles on threshold 7mm plywood strip fitted and pvc membrane being installed completed thrshold with new pvc strip installed same set up on east side balconies 1 & 2 same finish on east side balconies 1 & 2

West Side Balconies 3 & 4

west side balconies 3 & 4, previously sealed with adhesive, door sill being prepared rebate for pvc soaker at drip edge junction pvc membrane soaker in place, sealant on drip edge pvc coated drip edge set onto soaker, sealant sandwiched between second piece of drip edge butted to first over soaker west side balconies 3 & 4,cleaned and ready to install Dec-K-ing pvc membrane rebate for drip edge was overcut, filled with membrane, and at back of post as well west side balconies 3 & 4, main sheet installed, upstand being glued up seperately to ensure tight fit west side balconies 3 & 4, a typical quarter boot pvc collar west side balconies 3 & 4, another typical quarter boot pvc collar west side balconies 3 & 4, a mini copper post over flashing is cut into the post and bedded in sealant west side balconies 3 & 4, completed and closed back in for the weekend west side balconies 3 & 4, doors and fence reinstated west side balconies 3 & 4, view along balcony to the south west side balconies 3 & 4, post with fences reinstalled west side balconies 3 & 4, post with fence and dividing partition reinstalled west side balconies 3 & 4, south end with partition and fence reinstalled west side balconies 3 & 4, north end with partition and fence reinstalled west side balconies 3 & 4, fence posts packed out with thick rubber washers

East Side Balconies 3 & 4

east side balconies 3 &4, stripped back to the framing east side balconies 3 &4, new plywood installed and being coated with adhesive to seal once dry the adhesive completely seals the plywood from water east side balconies 3 &4, drip edge installed, sanding plywood and door sills east side balconies 3 &4, ready to install Dec-K-ing east side balconies 3 &4, sheet folded back ready to apply glue east side balconies 3 &4, second fold back for gluing east side balconies 3 &4, reverse view of previous image with adhesive applied east side balconies 3 &4, main sheet is down east side balconies 3 &4, door cavities closed in for the night east side balconies 3 &4, door cavities closed in for the night east side balconies 3 &4, door sills have been done, door and fence back in east side balconies 3 &4, view along balcony to the north balconies 1, 2, 3 & 4 east side completed typical pipe boot, collar cut to shape with teeth collar glued and wrapped around pipe teeth welded to main sheet ring overflashing welded over teeth stainless steel pipe clamp bedded in sealant fixed around boot top

East Side Balconies 5 & 6

east side balconies 5 & 6, drip edge fitted, plywood ready for sanding east side balconies 5 & 6, reverse view, plywood sanded east side balconies 5 & 6, low view after sanding east side balconies 5 & 6, Dec-K-ing sheet laid out in place east side balconies 5 & 6, view from ground east side balconies 5 & 6, half sheet folded back for gluing east side balconies 5 & 6, adhesive tacking off east side balconies 5 & 6, sheet being rolled down into adhesive east side balconies 5 & 6, view of door sill before sanding clean east side balconies 5 & 6, membrane work completed east side balconies 5 & 6, new post fitted, doors back in east side balconies 5 & 6, quarter collar to new post east side balconies 5 & 6, mini copper flashing to new post boot

West Side Balconies 5 & 6

west side balconies 5 & 6, drip edge on west side balconies 5 & 6, half sheet glued, windy west side balconies 5 & 6, other half glued west side balconies 5 & 6, doors back in

East Side Balconies 21 & 22

east side balconies 21 & 22, ready to lay Dec-K-ing east side balconies 21 & 22, membrane completed

In the Workshop

pvc coated drip edge pre primed on back with etch primer for better protection jig for making preformed sill corners resulting piece rough corner trimmed to size and rounded point jig for making preformed quarter post boots resulting boot rough boot trimmed to size and rounded corner points jig for making copper mini flashings for posts

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