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I need the size of a beam (steel) that will span 14'. The

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I need the size of a beam (steel) that will span 14'. The beam will be in the basement on footings. It's supporting 2 floors above it
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

Will it also support an attic?

Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

What is the joist length on each side of the beam?

Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

Will it support any ceramic tile?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
it will, the home is located in Minnesota and will support ceramic tile
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

What is the joist length on each side of the beam?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Joist spans are 16' and7'
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

Thank you.

Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

You can plan for a W10x33 beam ASTM A992 Gr. 50. The beam is 10" deep x 8" wide and weighs 33 pounds per foot.

Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

Hello, do you have any other questions for me on this topic? If you could rate my answer, I would appreciate it.

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