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I want to use glulam beams to support the second floor loft

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I want to use glulam beams to support the second floor loft of a 20x28 foot house. Beams to be about 9 feet 4 inches apart and with 20 foot span. Roof (if relevant) sets on 4 foot knee walls, and has 10/12 pitch. What size and material (doug fir? pine?) beams do I need?
Thanks.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

Hello

Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

Will the beams support the floor only?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No phone call. Please email.
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

Can you answer the question above?

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