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roof going on

Been working on putting the roof over the outdoor kitchen. This thing is taking me forever.



  • R2Egg2QR2Egg2Q Posts: 2,124
    Looks like it'll be a really nice Eggin' area when you're done!
    XL, Large, Small, Mini Eggs, Humphrey's Weekender, MAK 1-Star General, Hasty Bake Gourmet, Santa Maria Grill, Webers: 18.5" WSM, 22.5" OTG, 22.5" Kettle Premium, WGA Charcoal, Summit S-620 NG

    Bay Area, CA
  • ChubbsChubbs Posts: 6,925
    edited May 2013
    Columbia, SC --- LBGE 2011 -- MINI BGE 2013
  • Charlie tunaCharlie tuna Posts: 2,191
    Is that a restaurant or a kitchen?  Thats gonna be the place to hang out..
  • henapplehenapple Posts: 15,986
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
  • SmokeyPittSmokeyPitt Posts: 10,110
    Definitely gonna be worth the wait...that is one sweet egging area. 

    Which came first the chicken or the egg?  I egged the chicken and then I ate his leg. 

  • IrishDevlIrishDevl Posts: 1,390
    Man - you have to have some big testicles to create something like that.

    - Charles Ramsey.
  • RACRAC Posts: 1,688
    Very nice!


    Boerne, TX

  • tazcrashtazcrash Posts: 1,852
    You could stop there, and call it a pergola. 

    Bx - > NJ ->TX!!! 
    All to get cheaper brisket! 
  • Richard FlRichard Fl Posts: 8,283
    Musty be nice.  When I click on the link is says it has been moved therefore I can not see it.
  • I'm getting the same message as Richard.

    Damascus, VA.  Friendliest town on the Appalachian Trail.

    LBGE Aug 2012, SBGE Feb 2014

  • tazcrashtazcrash Posts: 1,852
    Musty be nice.  When I click on the link is says it has been moved therefore I can not see it.
    coming up with Chrome. 
    try this: 
    Bx - > NJ ->TX!!! 
    All to get cheaper brisket! 
  • ibandaibanda Posts: 552
    Great looking outdoor kitchen.
    "Bacon tastes gooood, pork chops taste gooood." - Vincent Vega, Pulp Fiction
    Small and Large BGE in Oklahoma City.
  • Richard FlRichard Fl Posts: 8,283
    Thank you!
  • That worked for me.  That looks awesome.  Great place to hang out day or night.

    Damascus, VA.  Friendliest town on the Appalachian Trail.

    LBGE Aug 2012, SBGE Feb 2014

  • r270bar270ba Posts: 763
    Man that looks great.  Did you buy the 'joists' (I assume that is what it is called for the gable area) or did you build them?
    Anderson, SC
    XL BGE, Father's Day Gift 2012 (Thanks Fam!!!)
    Webber Kettle and Webber Summit Gasser
    Want List: Thermapen, Small BGE, Wok, Adjustable Rig, Food Saver, More $

  • MrCookingNurseMrCookingNurse Posts: 4,629
    Very nice man!
    Thanks for the new link.


  • jeroldharterjeroldharter Posts: 556
    I have a similar setup. Highly recommend a metal roof and a ceiling fan. Looks great.
  • mikeb9550mikeb9550 Posts: 95
    Thanks guys. Been working on it a couple hours each night. Taking me forever.  Cant wait until its done.

    No, I built the joists. I am cheap.

    jeroldharter, I plan on doing a ceiling fan but why the metal roof? Was thinking about going with regular shingles?

  • Little StevenLittle Steven Posts: 28,817
    You arenèt the famous or infamous mikeb6019 with a new number are you


    Caledon, ON


  • jeroldharterjeroldharter Posts: 556
    Metal is expensive but I did not need a huge quantity. I like the durability. It sheds snow easily. I like the sound of rain. I have a hip roof with rafters so the metal roof was screwed directly to the rafters - did not need sheathing so that offset the cost somewhat. Just my preference.
  • mikeb9550mikeb9550 Posts: 95
    No im just mikeb9550. sorry...

    Thanks jerold.. I was originally looking at fire resistance when I read shingles can withstand 2 ours of burn time. But then I also ready that you can strip the roof with 1x4s instead of sheathing. That would be easier. Will have to price it out. I dont need much either.

    Thanks for the tips.
  • Little StevenLittle Steven Posts: 28,817

    mikeb6019 is Dannyès son. The guy that makes the custom handles


    Caledon, ON


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