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What size LVL beam do I need to span an 18'-0" opening? The

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What size LVL beam do I need to span an 18'-0" opening?
The opening is in a garage that currently has a center post in its opening.
The roof structure resting on the beam is a hip roof.
The garage is approx. 20' by 20'.
Thanks,
Chuck (*****@******.***)
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.
Hello. How are you doing? I'll be happy to assist you
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.
Is this beam on the exterior wall? Is it supporting a roof only? What is the city and state so I can look at snow loading?

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