Unenclosed Floor Areas

Protect underneath the overhang with fiber cement board, metal, or any other noncombustible material.

Protection Underneath

Look closely and you'll notice that the homeowner has installed 1/8-inch metal screening between the bottom of the deck and storage shed below.

Metal Screening

Avoid the hassle of raking underneath your deck and enclose it with a noncombustible material instead. Good for keeping rodents out too!

Less Maintenance
Corner of house with trim and deck
Corner of house with trim and deck

Flat sheet metal seals this opening and provide an attractive finish for this rustic log home.

Attractive Finish
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