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Is it possible to have a load bearing cedar beam that is

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Is it possible to have a load bearing cedar beam that is placed directly over a window or does the fact that the window is underneath it mean that the load of the beam is not transferred appropriately and therefore the beam is just decorative?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  walkereng replied 1 year ago.

Do you have any pictures you can share with me?

Expert:  walkereng replied 1 year ago.

Let me know when you come back online

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I thought I had some pictures but when I looked none of the pictures showed the window under the beam so I am going to have to go on site and take some pictures this weekend. Thanks
Expert:  walkereng replied 1 year ago.

OK, talk to you then.

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