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Experience:  Licensed Architect- 17 years, L.E.E.D. AP
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I recently had a deck with roof built, the roof covers a

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I recently had a deck with roof built, the roof covers a 16x24 foot. The truss and supports were built with 2x6, does this meet code. I am afraid it is structurally unsafe.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Rick replied 3 months ago.

Welcome to Just Answer, my name is ***** ***** I will do my best to help you with your issue. First I’ll need some more info so I have a more complete picture of you situation.

How long are the rafters? is it a gable or a shed roof? where do you live?

Expert:  Rick replied 3 months ago.

Let me know if I need to explain the terminology

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Its a cable in the middle covering about 16ft and then 4ft on either side of the cable the rafters are running a span of 24ft but they are joined to make the 24ft.
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Oh sorry I live in arkansas
Expert:  Rick replied 3 months ago.

I don't follow your explanation. I need a picture or a drawing. You can post either here by clicking on ADD FILES next to the SEND button.