Installation Hot Tub Enclosure – Solarus 9×13

hot tub enclosure roof assembly

1. Attach and layout the roof headers and hips. The lag bolts should be in place but loose.

a man assembling a gazebo roof

2. Attach the hips to the center hub.

a man assembling a gazebo roof

3. Tighten the lag bolts to secure the headers to the hips securely.

a man assembling a gazebo roof

4. Attach the rafters.

a gazebo roof assembly

5. Install the roof panels, starting with a corner roof panel. Slide the corner roof panel along the 45 degree dado until it is snug in place in both the dado of the hip and the dado of the rafter.

a man assembling a gazebo roof

6. Secure each roof panel once you have slid it in place.

gazebo roof assembly

7. Continue installing all eight corner roof panels.

a man assembling a gazebo roof

8. Install the two rectangular roof panels and then attach and secure the roof cap.

a complete roof assembly

9. The roof is now completely assembled and you can proceed to construct the gazebo body.

gazebo corner walls assembled

10. Start constructing the gazebo body by attaching a 48 inch wall panel to the 48 inch door section.

a man assembling a gazebo roof

11. Continue along the long side of the gazebo and attached the next 48 inch wall section.

gazebo walls assembled

12. Add another 48” wall section to complete one long side of the gazebo.

gazebo walls assembly

13. Continue by adding two more wall sections to form one of the eight foot sides of the gazebo.

gazebo walls assembly

14. Continue adding wall sections around the gazebo to complete the entire body of the gazebo.

Solarus gazebo roof installation

15. Raise the roof on to the top of the gazebo body. This may take 2 or 3 persons to raise the roof comfortably.

Solarus gazebo on a wood deck

16. The gazebo roof is automatically squared. At this point you may need to slightly shift your walls so that the inside top edge of the gazebo walls are flush with the top inside edge of the roof frame.

a Solarus gazebo

17. Attach the roof to the gazebo body by securing it with screws provided.

a Solarus gazebo

18. Enjoy your completed gazebo.