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I would like to turn my attic storage into a living space.

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I would like to turn my attic storage into a living space. I've read that the code states it my be able to.handle 40lb per sqare foot. I would.like to achieve this.by sistering the current ceiling joists to.make them floor joists. If I send the plans for
the house, can you calculate what size wood I would need and other considerations?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  walkereng replied 1 year ago.

I can help

Can you attach your plans?

Expert:  walkereng replied 1 year ago.

Let me know if you still need help

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