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I'm spanning 24 feet in my garage to use for storage. what

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I'm spanning 24 feet in my garage to use for storage. what size should I use.
JA: OK. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so we can help you best.
Customer: I want to finish off garage with a drywall sealing with 2x6 joists and half inch plywood flooring. Which would be about 19 feet. With a lvl beam centered.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the structural engineer should know?
Customer: There is truss spanning the same distance as the beam which supports the roof.
Submitted: 20 days ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 20 days ago.
Hello
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 20 days ago.
I can help
Customer: replied 20 days ago.
I don't see an answer, all I see is "Hello," and "I can help." Where is the answer?
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 20 days ago.
I apologize for the technical difficulty. I asked a few questions.
Why do you need a beam of you already have a truss?
Do you have rafters and joists or roof trusses?
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 20 days ago.
Do you still want me to call?
Customer: replied 20 days ago.
No, I don't need you to call anymore. I found someone else that could answer my question. I would like to be refunded my $$.

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