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Looking to install a level to a raised ranch. Ranch is

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Hi looking to install a level to a raised ranch. Ranch is rectangular 50'x28' Existing basement is 8" conc block, 1st floor is wall 2x4 construction at 16" oc, 2x8 floor 16". For the new 2nd floor addition I would sister to existing joists 2x6@16 with new TJI. There are lally columns in basement, so Im assuming wall walls on 1st floor are load bearing. Should I go with TJI 230 11 deep?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  walkereng replied 1 year ago.

Do you have any sketches or pictures you can share with me?

Expert:  walkereng replied 1 year ago.

Let me know when you come back online

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